|Spain - France 2012|
Apart from a good start in the tournament were the London Olympic Games classification is also up for grabs, the defeated Nation was none other than FRANCE, the Champions of everything in the Sport of Handball: the current Olympic, European & World Champions.
FRANCE lost 26 - 29 to SPAIN which is a fabulous indicator of the current form of Spanish side & a moral (psychological) booster for their aspirations for the Euro title & to secure an Olympic Games place. There is much more left to the tournament with some excellent & strong teams still to face ahead, but its great news for Spanish Handball & Spanish Sports.
France - 26 : Omeyer; Abalo (6), Barachet (1), Karabatic (3), Fernandez (7), Guigou (3, 1p) & Bertrand Gille (3), Karaboue (ps), Dinart (-), Guillaume Gille (-), Narcisse (3), Joli (-), Accambray (-), Detrez (-) & Bingo (-)
Spain - 29 : Hombrados; Roberto García (1), Gurbindo (2), Guardiola (3), Morros (1), Alberto Entrerríos (3), Ugalde (4), Sierra (ps), Maqueda (3), Víctor Tomás (2), Raúl Entrerríos (1), Sarmiento (-), Aginagalde (1), Juanín García (2), Romero (2p) & Cañellas (4)
Score every 5 minutes: 3-3, 5-6, 7-9, 8-11, 10-13 y 13-15 (rest). 15-18, 17-21, 20-22, 21-25, 25-27 y 26-29 (Final)
May the good form continue for Spain, go guys!