The 2018 IKF U19 Open European Korfball Champion is The Netherlands, after winning 25-18 the Belgian squad in today’s big final in Leeuwarden’s Kalverdijkje Sporthal. Six intense and exciting games decided the final ranking pool of the tournament. Belgium won the silver medal after a great tournament, and England beated Portugal in the Bronze medal game (12-24).
IKF U19 OEKC 2018 FINAL RANKING POOL:
7th Czech Republic
9th New Zealand
11th NED RTC North
DAY 3 RESULTS (Sunday, 1-April-2018)
09:00 Brazil 13 – RTC North 30
10:15 Czech Republic 20 – Hungary 10
11:30 Germany 24 – Catalonia 13
12:45 Poland 10 – New Zealand 23
14:00 Portugal 12 – England 24
15:15 Netherlands 25 – Belgium 18
IKF Event Site on FB (results, images and video recaps): www.facebook.com/events/1669367879797589/?active_tab=discussion
All information, pools, tournament rules and matches schedule are available on ikf.org/event/ikf-u19-open-european-korfball-championship.
From March 30th to April 1st 2018, the National U19 teams of Belgium, Brazil, Catalonia, Czech Republic, England, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal and Netherlands RTC North were facing each other at the IKF U19 Open European Korfball Championship 2018 in Friesland, The Netherlands, in Kalverdijkje Sporthal.
All images, reports, interviews, videos and curiosities were available live 24/7 also on IKF social media profiles (#IKFU19OEKC):
DAY 3 IMAGE GALLERY (Sunday, April 1st, 2018):
By Marco Spelten (@actiefotografieNL)