2014 Asian Men's Handball Championship

The 2014 Asian Men's Handball Championship was the 16th edition of the Asian Men's Handball Championship, held in Isa Town and Manama, Bahrain, from 25 January to 6 February 2014. It acted as the Asian qualifying tournament for the 2015 World Men's Handball Championship in Qatar.[1]

2014 Asian Championship
2014 Asian Men's Handball Championship logo.png
Tournament details
Host country Bahrain
Dates25 January – 6 February
Teams12 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)(in 2 host cities)
Final positions
Champions Qatar (1st title)
Runner-up Bahrain
Third place Iran
Fourth place United Arab Emirates
Tournament statistics
Matches42
Goals scored2204 (52.48 per match)
Next

DrawEdit

Group A Group B

  South Korea
  Saudi Arabia
  Iran
  Uzbekistan
  China
  Bahrain

  Qatar
  Japan
  United Arab Emirates
  Kuwait
  Iraq
  Oman

Preliminary roundEdit

All times are local (UTC+3).

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Bahrain (H) 5 4 1 0 157 113 +44 9
  Iran 5 2 3 0 164 125 +39 7
  South Korea 5 3 1 1 137 110 +27 7
  Saudi Arabia 5 2 1 2 130 113 +17 5
  China 5 1 0 4 125 143 −18 2
  Uzbekistan 5 0 0 5 106 215 −109 0
Source:[citation needed]
(H) Host
25 January 2014
13:00
Uzbekistan   21–43   Saudi Arabia Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(14–21)
25 January 2014
15:00
Iran   24–24   South Korea Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–11)
25 January 2014
19:00
China   22–32   Bahrain Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–14)

27 January 2014
15:00
Saudi Arabia   22–22   Iran Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–10)
27 January 2014
17:00
China   17–28   South Korea Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(9–14)
27 January 2014
19:00
Uzbekistan   22–47   Bahrain Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(8–23)

29 January 2014
15:00
South Korea   32–19   Uzbekistan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(15–9)
29 January 2014
17:00
Iran   34–27   China Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(16–12)
29 January 2014
19:00
Bahrain   22–14   Saudi Arabia Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–8)

31 January 2014
15:00
Iran   54–22   Uzbekistan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(24–12)
31 January 2014
17:00
Saudi Arabia   27–20   China Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(14–10)
31 January 2014
19:00
South Korea   25–26   Bahrain Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(14–15)

2 February 2014
15:00
Uzbekistan   22–39   China Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–16)
2 February 2014
17:00
South Korea   28–24   Saudi Arabia Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(11–12)
2 February 2014
19:00
Bahrain   30–30   Iran Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(17–14)

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Qatar 5 5 0 0 164 87 +77 10
  United Arab Emirates 5 3 0 2 116 131 −15 6
  Kuwait 5 3 0 2 142 139 +3 6
  Oman 5 2 0 3 126 142 −16 4
  Japan 5 2 0 3 140 132 +8 4
  Iraq 5 0 0 5 102 159 −57 0
26 January 2014
15:00
Kuwait   28–26   Japan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(14–16)
26 January 2014
17:00
United Arab Emirates   14–31   Qatar Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(7–17)
26 January 2014
19:00
Iraq   24–33   Oman Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(13–19)

28 January 2014
15:00
Japan   35–26   United Arab Emirates Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(16–11)
28 January 2014
17:00
Iraq   11–40   Qatar Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(6–18)
28 January 2014
19:00
Kuwait   40–31   Oman Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(20–14)

30 January 2014
15:00
United Arab Emirates   26–17   Iraq Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(8–4)
30 January 2014
17:00
Oman   23–22   Japan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(8–11)
30 January 2014
19:00
Qatar   31–23   Kuwait Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(14–14)

1 February 2014
15:00
United Arab Emirates   23–22   Kuwait Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(10–13)
1 February 2014
17:00
Japan   31–22   Iraq Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(16–10)
1 February 2014
19:00
Qatar   29–13   Oman Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(15–7)

3 February 2014
15:00
Oman   26–27   United Arab Emirates Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–13)
3 February 2014
17:00
Kuwait   29–28   Iraq Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–15)
3 February 2014
19:00
Qatar   33–26   Japan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(15–15)

Placement 9th–12thEdit

 
Semifinals9th/10th
 
      
 
4 February – Manama
 
 
  China25
 
5 February – Isa Town
 
  Iraq30
 
  Iraq20
 
4 February – Manama
 
  Japan28
 
  Japan41
 
 
  Uzbekistan12
 
11th/12th
 
 
5 February – Isa Town
 
 
  China10
 
 
  Uzbekistan0

9th–12th semifinalsEdit

4 February 2014
13:00
China   25–30   Iraq Bahrain Handball Federation Hall, Manama
(11–16)

4 February 2014
15:00
Japan   41–12   Uzbekistan Bahrain Handball Federation Hall, Manama
(18–7)

11th/12thEdit

5 February 2014
13:00
China   10–0   Uzbekistan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(Walkover)

9th/10thEdit

5 February 2014
15:00
Iraq   20–28   Japan Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(11–17)

Placement 5th–8thEdit

 
Semifinals5th/6th
 
      
 
4 February – Manama
 
 
  South Korea32
 
5 February – Isa Town
 
  Oman18
 
  South Korea30
 
4 February – Manama
 
  Saudi Arabia25
 
  Kuwait30
 
 
  Saudi Arabia36
 
7th/8th
 
 
5 February – Isa Town
 
 
  Oman26
 
 
  Kuwait35

5th–8ths semifinalsEdit

4 February 2014
17:00
South Korea   32–18   Oman Bahrain Handball Federation Hall, Manama
(12–10)

4 February 2014
19:00
Kuwait   30–36   Saudi Arabia Bahrain Handball Federation Hall, Manama
(18–16)

7th/8thEdit

5 February 2014
17:00
Oman   26–35   Kuwait Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(9–16)

5th/6thEdit

5 February 2014
19:00
South Korea   30–25   Saudi Arabia Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(15–15)

Final roundEdit

 
SemifinalsGold medal match
 
      
 
4 February – Isa Town
 
 
  Bahrain27
 
6 February – Isa Town
 
  United Arab Emirates20
 
  Bahrain26
 
4 February – Isa Town
 
  Qatar27
 
  Qatar23
 
 
  Iran22
 
Bronze medal match
 
 
6 February – Isa Town
 
 
  United Arab Emirates23
 
 
  Iran29

SemifinalsEdit

4 February 2014
16:30
Qatar   23–22   Iran Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(12–11)

4 February 2014
19:00
Bahrain   27–20   United Arab Emirates Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(15–8)

Bronze medal matchEdit

6 February 2014
16:30
United Arab Emirates   23–29   Iran Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(10–11)

Gold medal matchEdit

6 February 2014
19:00
Bahrain   26–27   Qatar Khalifa Sports City Hall, Isa Town
(14–14)

Final standingEdit

Rank Team
    Qatar
    Bahrain
    Iran
4   United Arab Emirates
5   South Korea
6   Saudi Arabia
7   Kuwait
8   Oman
9   Japan
10   Iraq
11   China
12   Uzbekistan
Team qualified for the 2015 World Championship

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Draw 16th Asian Men's Championships". Asian Handball Federation. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 December 2013. Retrieved 7 December 2013.

External linksEdit