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Unified Korean Handball Team Suffers Third Straight Loss

Write: 2019-01-15 11:12:26Update: 2019-01-15 11:40:00

Unified Korean Handball Team Suffers Third Straight Loss

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The unified Korean men's handball team has suffered its third consecutive loss at the ongoing world championship in Germany.

Team Korea lost to the two-time defending champion France 23-34 in the Group A match at the International Handball Federation World Men's Handball Championship at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin on Monday.

The unified team lost to world number one Germany 19-30 in the opening match last Thursday and then fell to Russia 27-34 on Saturday. 

Korea will next face sixth-ranked Serbia in Berlin on Tuesday.

This is the first international appearance by a joint Korean handball team, men's or women's.

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