It was the first time that the outdoor world championship took place under the direction of the International Handball Federation (IHF) founded in 1946 – this hasn’t changed until now. France had agreed to host the championship. Germany didn’t participate, as the country was governed by the victorious powers of World
The Handball men's world cup-championship (indoor) was started by the International Handball Federation ( IHF ) in 1938 in Germany. After the first competition in 1938, there had a long time 16 years to start the 2nd unit of the Handball World Cup in 1954 in Sweden. In the IHF World Men's Handball World Cup - Championship (indoor) history the competition was dominated by European countries till 2015, later Handball championship 2015 medal won by Non-euro Handball team Qatar.
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The IHF Men's Handball World Championship has been organized indoor by the International Handball Federation since 1938. In the twenty-seven tournaments held, eleven nations have won the title. France is the most successful team with six titles, followed by Sweden and Romania with four titles each. The current champion is Denmark, which won its second title at the 2021 tournament in Egypt.
There was a break of 16 years until the next event, held in Sweden in 1954.The World Women's Handball Championships was first held in 1957. Only four teams participated in the first championship for both men and women, this number has grown to the present 24 which was introduced in 1995.
In 1948 the Men’s Handball World Championship was held and in 1949 the Women’s Handball World Championship. Indoor handball had its Men’s World Championship held in 1954, won by Sweden, and the first Women’s World Championship was held in 1957 and won by Czechoslovakia. Currently, IHA Handball World Championships are held every 2 years.
Competition History. IHF Women’s World Championship in Germany 2017. Winner: France. Women's World Championship DEN 2015. ... XIX Women Handball World Championship ...