This international korfball tournament for players under 17 will be held in sports centre De Vijfkamp in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, and is patronized by the International Korfball Federation (IKF).
The local korfball clubs Attila, DSC, PSV / lifovragen.nl and Rust Roest will assist the KNKV with the organization of this event.
Saturday, poule phase:
The teams will play in round robin format within their own group.
Sunday, the concluding day:
Cross matches and finals.
Chinese Taipei under 17 has become the champion of the world in a very crowded sports hall by beating the favorite team of The Netherlands. After a 11-10 halftime score and 20-16 down, Chinese Taipei came back to 21-21 and scored in the last minutes the well deserved 22-24!
So after an unbeaten record of 13 consecutive World Championships The Netherlands have been defeated by Chinese Taipei!
The Netherlands under 17 has become champion of the world in a crowded sports hall with enthusiastic spectators. After a 12-9 halftime score, a convincing 25-17 victory over Belgium was achieved.
Click here for the livescore and statistics
Watch the whole game back in 4K(!) here.
At the end of a long and hot day the team of Portugal had still enough energy to perform the Dutch song "Naar rechts, naar links"....
However most information will be published on this website there is a short program guide with schedule, playing rules and general information of the event.Download not YEt available
The Netherlands (including regional teams) won this tournament 20 times, Belgium and Russia each 1 time.
This year 11 teams from 11 different countries are participating in this tournament.
This event is organized by Attila, DSC, PSV/lifovragen.nl, Rust Roest and KNKV
and is patronized by IKF.