Dubai – sources
The Egyptian handball team was able to beat its Chilean counterpart by 35-29 in the opening matches of the 27th edition of the World Handball Championship currently being held in Egypt.
The Egyptian team ended the first half with a lead by 7 points, before retreating a bit in the second round, which allowed the guest team to relatively excel.
The Egyptian team managed to win with two points, while the Chilean team was in last place without points.
In the next round, next Saturday, the Egyptian team will face North Macedonia, which replaced the withdrawn Czech Republic.