1995 Asian Men's Handball Championship

The 1995 Asian Men's Handball Championship was the eighth Asian Championship, which was taking place from 25 September to 6 October 1995 in Kuwait City, Kuwait. It acted as the Asian qualifying tournament for the 1996 Olympic Games.

1995 Asian Championship
Tournament details
Host country Kuwait
Dates25 September – 6 October
Teams(from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)(in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Kuwait (1st title)
Runner-up South Korea
Third place Bahrain
Fourth place Japan
Next

Preliminary roundEdit

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  South Korea 2 2 0 0 65 45 +20 4
  United Arab Emirates 2 1 0 1 - - 2
  Kazakhstan 2 0 0 2 - - 0
South Korea   29–27   United Arab Emirates Kuwait City

United Arab Emirates     Kazakhstan Kuwait City

Kazakhstan   18–36   South Korea Kuwait City

Elimination roundEdit

South Korea   24–23   China Kuwait City

Kuwait     United Arab Emirates Kuwait City

Bahrain     Japan Kuwait City

Final roundEdit

Placement 7th–9thEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Chinese Taipei 2 1 1 0 - - 3
  Kazakhstan 2 1 1 0 - - 3
  India 2 0 0 2 - - 0
Chinese Taipei     India Kuwait City

India     Kazakhstan Kuwait City

4 October 1995 Kazakhstan   22–22   Chinese Taipei Kuwait City

Placement 4th–6thEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Japan 2 2 0 0 - - 4
  China 2 1 0 1 - - 2
  United Arab Emirates 2 0 0 2 - - 0
United Arab Emirates     Japan Kuwait City

Japan     China Kuwait City

5 October 1995 China   25–18   United Arab Emirates Kuwait City

ChampionshipEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Kuwait 2 2 0 0 45 42 +3 4
  South Korea 2 1 0 1 52 49 +3 2
  Bahrain 2 0 0 2 46 52 −6 0
4 October 1995 South Korea   30–26   Bahrain Kuwait City
(13–9)

5 October 1995 Kuwait   23–22   South Korea Kuwait City
(12–11)

6 October 1995 Bahrain   20–22   Kuwait Kuwait City
(12–13)

Final standingEdit

Rank Team
    Kuwait
    South Korea
    Bahrain
4   Japan
5   China
6   United Arab Emirates
7   Chinese Taipei
8   Kazakhstan
9   India
Team qualified for the 1996 Summer Olympics

ReferencesEdit