Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH’s) Handball Team lost from Belarus 31:25 in the fifth round of qualification for the European Championship in 2020.
The Czechs won over Finland (26:24) and places on the Championship and the question of the second team to qualify for the championship will be resolved on June 16th when BiH is visiting Czech Republic while Belarus is waiting for Finland.
BiH can qualify for Championship if wins the next game or make a draw, and Belarus lost to Finland.
In case BiH ends up on the third place, the BiH national team also has chance to go on the European Championship as one of the top four best-qualified teams in the qualification.
For BiH, the following played: B. Burić (9 defenses), Grahovac, S. Burić 4, Hamidović 1, Haseljić 4, Herceg 1, Karačić 1, Malinović 2, Mandić 1, Ovčina 1, Panić 2, Perić, Prce 1, Predragović, Terzić 6, Toromanović 1. Selektor: Bilal Šuman.
Belarus: Saldacenka (8 defenses), Kišou (2 defenses), Baranau, Bohan, Brouka, Gajdučenko, Karalek 5, Karvacki, Kulak 1, Kuleš 7, Lukjančuk 1, Nikulenkau 2, Puhouski 4, Šilovič 7, Vailupau 1, Jurinok 3. Selektor: Jurij Ševcov, News Agency Patria reports.