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Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:33 - Updated Tue, 22 Oct 2019 14:32

Handball: African champions foresee training in Japan

Luanda - Women national handball team may hold a ten-day pre-competition training in Japan, the venue of the World Cup scheduled for 30 November - 15 December.

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The deputy president of the Angolan Federation of Handball (FAAND), Zeca Venâncio, announced so, saying that the team may reach in advance at the competition stage and play some games for preparation.

He also admitted the possibility to release the list of the summoned players next week.

Angola share group A along with Cuba, Netherlands, Norway, Serbia and Slovenia.

The Women national handball team started their preparation on January, with training featuring various international tournaments in Netherlands, Romania and Korea, apart from their participation in the African Games held in Rabat (Morocco).

Angola will take part in the World Cup for the 14th time.

Their best classification was in 2007 in France, when the team finished in 7th place.

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