1987 Asian Men's Handball Championship

The 1987 Asian Men's Handball Championship was the fourth Asian Championship, which was taking place from 15 August to 1 September 1986 in Amman, Jordan.

1987 Asian Championship
Tournament details
Host country Jordan
Dates15 August – 1 September 1986
Teams11 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)(in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions South Korea (2nd title)
Runner-up Japan
Third place Kuwait
Fourth place China
Next

Preliminary roundEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  South Korea 2 2 0 0 73 47 +26 4
  Bahrain 2 1 0 1 47 63 −16 2
  Chinese Taipei 2 0 0 2 51 61 −10 0
20 August 1986 South Korea   38–21   Bahrain Amman
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22 August 1986 Chinese Taipei   26–35   South Korea Amman
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23 August 1986 Bahrain   26–25   Chinese Taipei Amman
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Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Kuwait 3 3 0 0 98 37 +61 6
  Qatar 3 1 1 1 83 60 +23 3
  Jordan (H) 3 1 1 1 59 68 −9 3
    Nepal 3 0 0 3 31 106 −75 0
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(H) Host
20 August 1986 Nepal     14–24   Jordan Amman
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21 August 1986 Qatar   19–26   Kuwait Amman
(10–11)
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22 August 1986 Kuwait   41–6     Nepal Amman
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22 August 1986 Jordan   23–23   Qatar Amman
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23 August 1986 Qatar   41–11     Nepal Amman
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23 August 1986 Kuwait   31–12   Jordan Amman
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Group CEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Japan 3 3 0 0 84 43 +41 6
  China 3 2 0 1 79 62 +17 4
  Syria 3 1 0 2 60 68 −8 2
  Palestine 3 0 0 3 44 94 −50 0
21 August 1986 Palestine   14–24   Syria Amman
(3–12)
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21 August 1986 China   12–27   Japan Amman
(6–12)
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22 August 1986 China   37–17   Palestine Amman
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22 August 1986 Japan   24–18   Syria Amman
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23 August 1986
Japan   33–13   Palestine Amman
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23 August 1986 Syria   18–30   China Amman
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Elimination roundEdit

25 August 1986 South Korea   38–20   China Amman
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25 August 1986 Kuwait   29–18   Bahrain Amman
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25 August 1986 Japan   38–12   Qatar Amman
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Final roundEdit

Placement 10th–11thEdit

27 August 1986 Palestine   32–21     Nepal Amman
(18–9)
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Placement 7th–9thEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Chinese Taipei 2 1 1 0 28 20 +8 3
  Syria 2 1 0 1 42 46 −4 2
  Jordan (H) 2 0 1 1 18 22 −4 1
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(H) Host
25 August 1986 Chinese Taipei   Draw   Jordan Amman
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26 August 1986 Syria   22–18   Jordan Amman
(8–11)
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27 August 1986 Chinese Taipei   28–20   Syria Amman
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Placement 4th–6thEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  China 2 2 0 0 42 34 +8 4
  Bahrain 2 1 0 1 36 33 +3 2
  Qatar 2 0 0 2 27 38 −11 0
26 August 1986 China   21–19   Bahrain Amman
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27 August 1986 Qatar   15–21   China Amman
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28 August 1986 Bahrain   17–12   Qatar Amman
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ChampionshipEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  South Korea 2 2 0 0 64 55 +9 4
  Japan 2 1 0 1 49 51 −2 2
  Kuwait 2 0 0 2 54 61 −7 0
26 August 1986 South Korea   28–24   Japan Amman
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27 August 1986 Kuwait   31–36   South Korea Amman
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29 August 1986 Japan   25–23   Kuwait Amman
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Final standingEdit

Rank Team
    South Korea
    Japan
    Kuwait
4   China
5   Bahrain
6   Qatar
7   Chinese Taipei
8   Syria
9   Jordan
10   Palestine
11     Nepal
Team qualified for the 1988 Summer Olympics

ReferencesEdit