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IKF Europa Cup Final Round 2020

The IKF Europa Cup 2020 will be hosted by the Hungarian Korfball Association in Budapest, Hungary.

The event will take place from 9-11 January 2020 and will showcase matches between the top club teams of Europe.

National champions of BEL, ENG, GER, HUN, NED and POR will participate, as well as the two best teams qualified after the IKF Europa Cup 1st Round played from 13 to 15 September 2019 in Saint-Étienne, France (www.korfball.sport/?p=19745). [Update: teams from CZE & CAT have qualified].

Live streaming games & results will be available on ► www.worldkorfball.sport

You can also follow this tournament  24/7 on IKF social media profiles and via the hashtags #ECUP2020 and #korfball:

► Facebook.com/korfball.org
► Twitter.com/korfball
► Instagram.com/korfball_org

IKF WKC 2019: List of referees and jury officers

The IKF is happy to announce the list of referees and jury officers appointed for the upcoming IKF World Korfball Championship 2019 that will be held from 1 to 10 August in Durban, South Africa.

JURY OFFICERS:

Breugelmans, Marc (BEL)
Dijkstra, Gert (NED)
Faria, Joana (POR)
Kuo-Chin Han, Esther (TPE)
van Heerden, Suzette (RSA)
Kumkevera, Roseline (ZIM)
Van der Linde, Theo (NED)
Piris, Nina (CAT)
R. de O. Silva, Alexandre (BRA)
Sjardijn, Jan (NED)
Stevenson, Sam (SCO)

REFEREES:

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The match schedule and more information about this tournament can be found on the following link: https://korfball.sport/event/ikf-world-korfball-championship-2/#tab-id-2

All #WKC2019 matches will be live-streamed through IKF YouTube channel and on IKF’s data website: www.worldkorfball.sport

For more information about the event, follow www.korfball.sport and IKF Social Media profiles:
– On Facebook: @korfball.org
– On Instagram: @korfball_org
– On Twitter: @korfball

IKF Korfball World Congress 2019

The next IKF Korfball World Congress will take place on August 7 and August 8 in the Garden Court Marine Parade Hotel, Durban, South Africa, during the IKF World Korfball Championship 2019.

This year’s edition of the congress aims to promote the sharing of experiences and ideas among members focusing on two main themes: Global Korfball Development and Strengthening Our National Organisations.

The registration for the IKF Korfball World Congress is still open until July, 8th 2019 and it must be done by email to office@ikf.org

You can consult the detailed program of the IKF Korfball World Congress here.

IKF U21 Asia Oceania Korfball Championship 2019

The IKF U21 Asia Oceania Korfball Championship 2019 (IKF U21 AOKC) will take place from 20-25 May 2019 in China. The Chinese Korfball Association is the organizer of this event.

PARTICIPANT COUNTRIES: Chinese Taipei, China, Hong Kong China, New Zealand and Thailand*.

*Sri Lanka, unfortunately, had to withdraw.

VENUE:

Shaoxing Sports Center Address: No.1, Tushan Road, Yuecheng District, Shaoxing, Zhejiang, China.

 

This tournament functions as a qualification for the U21 World Korfball Championship 2020 in Chinese Taipei. Which positions in the final ranking equal qualification will be announced later.

The games can be followed through the live scores on worldkorfball.sport.

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Host countries IKF European Korfball Championship 2020 A & B known

The IKF is happy to announce the host countries for the two IKF European Korfball Championship’s that will be held in 2020.

First of all Belgium has been elected to be the host of the IKF European Korfball Championship A. This event will take place in the first week of November and will contain the Top-8 countries of last European Championship 2018 in Friesland, The Netherlands.

Secondly Poland has been elected to be the host of the IKF European Korfball Championship B. This event will take place the second week of October and will contain the numbers 9 until 14 of the last European Championship 2018, completed by the best two teams of the IKF EKC First Round that will be held later this year.

The exact dates of both events will be communicated shortly.

Previous posts:
– (Oct 18th, 2018) Qualifications based on final ranking IKF EKC 2018 ► https://korfball.sport/?p=18631

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IKF WKC 2019: Match schedule published

The match schedule for the upcoming IKF World Korfball Championship 2019 has been published. You can find it on the following link: https://korfball.sport/event/ikf-world-korfball-championship-2/#tab-id-2

The Tournament Rules have also been sent to all participant countries. This IKF World Korfball Championship (WKC) 2019 will be held from 1-10 August in Durban (South Africa). The pool draw was webcasted live last April 20th.

The draw split the 20 teams participating in the event into five first-round pools (*) of four teams each.

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The top three teams from each pool and the highest ranked fourth-placed team, qualify for the Round of 16 (*) and compete for the Championship title. The remaining four countries will play each other in a round-robin format to decide their position in the final ranking (position 17-20).

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All WKC matches will be live-streamed through IKF YouTube channel. For more information about the event, follow www.korfball.sport and IKF Social Media profiles:
– On Facebook: @korfball.org
– On Instagram: @korfball_org
– On Twitter: @korfball

The Netherlands are the IKF U19 WKC 2019 Champions!

Congratulations to the Dutch U19 team for winning an unforgettable final vs Belgium. The 1st official IKF U19 World Korfball Championship 2019 has its champion after a long and exciting day.

Congratulations to all teams, officials, volunteers and local organizers for a great 3-day championship in the beautiful Dutch city of Leeuwarden.

DAY 3 FINAL RESULTS:

9:30 (11th-12th place) CHINA 12 – HONG KONG 14
10:45 (9th-10th place) MALAYSIA 15 – CATALONIA 10
12:00 (7th-8th place) HUNGARY 4 – CZECH REPUBLIC 8
13:15  (5th-6th) PORTUGAL 8 – ENGLAND 15
14:30 (Bronze medal) GERMANY 12 – CHINESE TAIPEI 20
15:40 (Final) NETHERLANDS 19 – BELGIUM 18

IKF U19 WKC 2019 FINAL RANKING:

1st: The Netherlands
2nd: Belgium
3rd: Chinese Taipei
4th: Germany
5th: England
6th: Portugal
7th: Czech Republic
8th: Hungary
9th: Malaysia
10th: Catalonia
11th: Hong Kong
12th: China

PODIUM:

GOLD MEDAL: The Netherlands – SILVER MEDAL: Belgium – BRONZE MEDAL: Chinese Taipei

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Review everything of this last day watching again the live streams on worldkorfball.sport, and on IKF Social Media channels and via the hashtags #U19WKC and #korfball:
Facebook: @korfball.org
Instagram: @korfball_org
Twitter: @korfball

DAY 3 IMAGE GALLERY:

Photos by Marco Spelten and Gertrude de Vries – actiefotografie.nl – korfbalfoto.nl

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IKF U19 WKC 2019: Day 3 review

The final day at the IKF U19 World Korfball Championship 2019 has arrived. Today’s games start with the remaining two matches of the countries playing for positions 9-12, followed by the finals. China and Hong Kong play the 1st game followed by the Malaysia – Catalonia match for places 9-10.
Hungary and the Czech Republic play for the 7th and 8th position, Portugal and England for the 5th and 6th, Germany and Chinese Taipei for the bronze medal and, lastly, The Netherlands and Belgium for the Championship title. The day is closed with the Medal Ceremony

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DAY 3 UPDATED RESULTS:

9:30 (11-12) CHINA 12 – HONG KONG 14
10:45 (9-10) MALAYSIA 15 – CATALONIA 10
12:00 (7-8) HUNGARY 4 – CZECH REPUBLIC 8
13:15  (5-6) PORTUGAL 8 – ENGLAND 15
14:30 (Bronze medal) GERMANY 12 – CHINESE TAIPEI 20
15:40 (Final) NETHERLANDS 19 – BELGIUM 18

IKF U19 WKC 2019 FINAL RANKING:

12th: China
11th: Hong Kong
10th: Catalonia
9th: Malaysia
8th: Hungary
7th: Czech Republic
6th: Portugal
5th: England
4th: Germany
3rd: Chinese Taipei
2nd: Belgium
1st: The Netherlands

Review everything of this last day watching again the live streams on worldkorfball.sport, and on IKF Social Media channels and via the hashtags #U19WKC and #korfball:
Facebook: @korfball.org
Instagram: @korfball_org
Twitter: @korfball

DAY 3 IMAGE GALLERY:

Photos by Marco Spelten and Gertrude de Vries – actiefotografie.nl – korfbalfoto.nl

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IKF U19 WKC 2019: Day 2 review

The second day of the IKF U19 World Korfball Championship (WKC 2019) has come to an end. Today’s program consisted out of all the quarter and semi-finals for the countries still in the race for the Championship title, and the first two matches for the remaining 4 countries who will play for their position in the final ranking (positions 9-12).

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The last day of the tournament will start with the remaining two matches of the countries playing for positions 9-12, followed by the finals.
Hungary and the Czech Republic play for the 7th and 8th position, Portugal and England for the 5th and 6th, Germany and Chinese Taipei for the bronze medal and, lastly, The Netherlands and Belgium for the Championship title. The day is closed with the Medal Ceremony.
Tomorrow’s match schedule and all the results can be found at the IKF U19 WKC event page.

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Don’t miss anything of this last day by coming to ‘t Kalverdijkje in Leeuwarden, by following the live streams on worldkorfball.sport, by following the Social Media channels and via the hashtags #U19WKC and #korfball:
Facebook: @korfball.org
Instagram: @korfball_org
Twitter: @korfball

Photos by Marco Spelten and Gertrude de Vries – actiefotografie.nl – korfbalfoto.nl

 

Draw confirms pool composition for IKF World Korfball Championship 2019

Following the draw on Saturday 20 April, the pool composition of the IKF World Korfball Championship (WKC) 2019 held from 1-10 August in Durban (South Africa) has been confirmed. The draw was webcasted live across multiple media platforms.

The draw of the IKF WKC 2019 has split the 20 teams participating in the event into five first-round pools (*) of four teams each. The five pools for the IKF World Korfball Championship 2019 are:

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The top three teams from each pool and the highest ranked fourth-placed team, qualify for the Round of 16 (*) and compete for the Championship title. The remaining four countries will play each other in a round-robin format to decide their position in the final ranking (position 17-20).

round 2

All WKC matches will be live-streamed through IKF YouTube channel. For more information about the event, go to www.korfball.sport or keep an eye on the IKF Social Media channels:
Facebook: @korfball.org
Instagram: @korfball_org
Twitter: @korfball

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IKF Europa Cup Final Round 2020

The IKF Europa Cup 2020 will be hosted by the Hungarian Korfball Association in Budapest, Hungary.

The event will take place from 9-11 January 2020 and will showcase matches between the top club teams of Europe.

National champions of BEL, ENG, GER, HUN, NED and POR will participate, as well as the two best teams qualified after the IKF Europa Cup 1st Round played from 13 to 15 September 2019 in Saint-Étienne, France (www.korfball.sport/?p=19745). [Update: teams from CZE & CAT have qualified].

Live streaming games & results will be available on ► www.worldkorfball.sport

You can also follow this tournament  24/7 on IKF social media profiles and via the hashtags #ECUP2020 and #korfball:

► Facebook.com/korfball.org
► Twitter.com/korfball
► Instagram.com/korfball_org