Men Handball Asia Championships Archive
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Men 2020
Men 2018Qatar33-31BahrainSouth KoreaSuwon (KOR)
Men 2016Qatar27-22BahrainJapanIsa Town (BRN)
Men 2014Qatar27-26BahrainIranManama (BRN)
Men 2012South Korea23-22QatarSaudi ArabiaJeddah (KSA)
Men 2010South Korea32-25BahrainJapanBeyrut (LEB)
Men 2008South Korea27-21KuwaitSaudi ArabiaIstfahan (IRN)
Men 2006Kuwait33-30South KoreaQatarThailand
Men 2004Kuwait28-24JapanQatarDoha (QAT)
Men 2002Kuwait29-25QatarSaudi ArabiaIsfahan (IRN)
Men 2000South KoreagroupChinaJapanKumamoto (JPN)
Men 1995KuwaitgroupSouth KoreaBahrainKuwait
Men 1993South Korea26-22KuwaitJapanManama (BRN)
Men 1991South Korea27-23JapanChinaHiroshima (JPN)
Men 1989South KoreagroupJapanKuwaitBeijing (CHN)
Men 1987South KoreagroupJapanKuwaitAmman (JOR)
Men 1983South Korea25-19JapanKuwaitSeoul (KOR)
Men 1979JapangroupChinaKuwaitNanjing (CHN)
Men 1977Japan24-14South KoreaChinaKuwait
Asia Men Handball Championship is disputed between the teams from East Asia - South Korea, Japan, China and teams from the Gulf - Kuwait, Qatar , Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. In the last years Iran emmerged also as a contender. There is a big rivalry between the Continental areas. In the Gulf Handball is the second team sport after Football, so there are some very ambitious teams - particularly Kuwait. Altough South Korea through the years has been one of the best teams in the World, for them is most dificult to win Asian Championship than to make a good participation in World Champs or Olympic Games. Some times controversal refering had a big role in these tournaments. Because of the rivalry between 1995 and 2000 there was no tournaments.
1. South Korea93113
2. Kuwait42410
3. Qatar3227
4. Japan25411
5. Bahrain 415
6. China 224
7. Saudi Arabia 33
8. Iran 11

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Last updated: 14 Jan 2020
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