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1967 World Men's Handball Championship

The 1967 World Men's Handball Championship was the sixth team handball World Championship. It was held in Sweden. Czechoslovakia won the championship.

1967 World Men's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country Sweden
Final positions
Champions Czechoslovakia
Runner-up Denmark
Third place Romania
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Final standingsEdit

ResultsEdit

Preliminary RoundEdit

Main RoundEdit

The top two teams from each group progressed to the quarter finals. The four quarter final winners progressed to the Semi-Finals, while losers played for positions 5-8.

Date Game Res.
Quarter-Finals
? Denmark - Yugoslavia 14-13
? USSR - West Germany 19-16
17 Jan Czechoslovakia - Sweden 18-11
? Romania - Hungary 20-19
Semi-Finals
? Czechoslovakia - Romania 19-17
? Denmark - USSR 17-12
Bronze medal game
? Romania - USSR 21-19•
Final
? Czechoslovakia - Denmark 14-11
• After extra time.

5.-8.placeEdit

Dat Game Res.
Semi-Final Round
? West Germany- Yugoslavia 31-30•
18 Jan Sweden - Hungary 21-19
7-8 place
? Yugoslavia - Hungary 24-20
5-6 place
20 Jan Sweden - West Germany 24-22
• After extra time.

Source: International Handball Federation