Handball at the 2013 Mediterranean Games – Men's tournament

The men's tournament of handball at the 2013 Mediterranean Games in Mersin, Turkey, were held between June 23 and June 30. All games were held at the Lütfullah Aksungur Sports Hall.

Men's handball
at the 2013 Mediterranean Games
Tournament details
Host country Turkey
Dates23 June – 30 June
Teams10 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)(in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Egypt
Runner-up Croatia
Third place Turkey
Fourth place Italy
Tournament statistics
Matches27
Goals scored1439 (53.3 per match)

FormatEdit

  • TEn teams are divided into two preliminary groups. Each group have five teams.
  • The top 2 teams from each group will qualify for Semifinals, other teams will qualify for the placement matches.
  • Winners of the Semifinals contested the gold medal game and the losers the bronze medal game.

Participating teamsEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts  TUR  ITA  SRB  MKD  ALG
  Turkey 4 3 0 1 113 107 +6 6 34–30 23–24 30–29 26–24
  Italy 4 2 0 2 109 100 +9 4 30–34 23–22 33–20 23–24
  Serbia 4 2 0 2 112 93 +19 4 29–30 22–23 27–19 34–21
  North Macedonia 4 2 0 2 90 109 −19 4 24–23 20–33 19–27 27–26
  Algeria 4 1 0 3 95 110 −15 2 24–26 24–23 21–34 26–27

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts  CRO  EGY  SLO  TUN  GRE
  Croatia 4 3 0 1 120 109 +11 6 28–25 32–34 32–26 28–24
  Egypt 4 3 0 1 111 94 +17 6 25–28 33–28 27–22 26–16
  Slovenia 4 2 1 1 134 117 +17 5 34–32 28–33 32–32 40–20
  Tunisia 4 1 1 2 107 111 −4 3 26–32 22–27 32–32 27–20
  Greece 4 0 0 4 80 121 −41 0 24–28 16–26 20–40 20–27

PlayoffsEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
29 June
 
 
  Turkey22
 
30 June
 
  Egypt25
 
  Egypt28
 
29 June
 
  Croatia23
 
  Croatia23
 
 
  Italy21
 
Third place
 
 
30 June
 
 
  Turkey32
 
 
  Italy26

SemifinalsEdit

June 29
16:00
Croatia   23–21   Italy Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: Gousko, Repkin (BLR)
Matulić 8 (11-11) Tokic 7

June 29
18:00
  Turkey 22–25   Egypt Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: A.Konjicanin, D.Konjicanin (BIH)
Catkin 6 (11-13) five players 4

9th/10th classificationEdit

June 29
10:00
Greece   23–27   Algeria Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvica (CRO)
Palasks 7 (13-11) Benali 8

7th/8th classificationEdit

June 29
12:00
Tunisia   35–19   North Macedonia Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: Ozdeniz, Erdogan (TUR)
Lazarov, Manaskov 4 (16-10) Boughanmi 13

5th/6th classificationEdit

June29
14:00
Slovenia   29–26   Serbia Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: Rashed,Elsayed (EGY)
Razgor 8 (12-9) Marković 7

Bronze medal matchEdit

June 30
10:00
Turkey   32–26   Italy Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: Jurinović, Mrvcia (CRO)
Done 11 (18-14) three players 5

FinalEdit

June 30
12:00
Egypt   28–23   Croatia Lütfullah Aksungur Spor Salonu
Referees: Ozdeniz, Erdogan (TUR)
Eid 7 (14-11) Matulic 7

ReferencesEdit