1987 Asian Men's Handball Championship


The 1987 Asian Men's Handball Championship was the fourth Asian Championship, which was taking place from 15 August to 1 September 1986 in Amman, Jordan.

1987 Asian Championship
Tournament details
Host country Jordan
Dates15 August – 1 September 1986
Teams11 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions South Korea (2nd title)
Runner-up Japan
Third place Kuwait
Fourth place China
Next

Preliminary round


Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 South Korea 2 2 0 0 73 47 +26 4
 Bahrain 2 1 0 1 47 63 16 2
 Chinese Taipei 2 0 0 2 51 61 10 0
Source: [citation needed]
20 August 1986 South Korea  38–21  Bahrain Amman

22 August 1986 Chinese Taipei  26–35  South Korea Amman

23 August 1986 Bahrain  26–25  Chinese Taipei Amman

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Kuwait 3 3 0 0 98 37 +61 6
 Qatar 3 1 1 1 83 60 +23 3
 Jordan (H) 3 1 1 1 59 68 9 3
   Nepal 3 0 0 3 31 106 75 0
Source: [citation needed]
(H) Host
20 August 1986 Nepal    14–24  Jordan Amman

21 August 1986 Qatar  19–26  Kuwait Amman
(10–11)

22 August 1986 Kuwait  41–6    Nepal Amman
22 August 1986 Jordan  23–23  Qatar Amman

23 August 1986 Qatar  41–11    Nepal Amman
23 August 1986 Kuwait  31–12  Jordan Amman

Group C

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Japan 3 3 0 0 84 43 +41 6
 China 3 2 0 1 79 62 +17 4
 Syria 3 1 0 2 60 68 8 2
 Palestine 3 0 0 3 44 94 50 0
Source: [citation needed]
21 August 1986 Palestine  14–24  Syria Amman
(3–12)
21 August 1986 China  12–27  Japan Amman
(6–12)

22 August 1986 China  37–17  Palestine Amman
22 August 1986 Japan  24–18  Syria Amman


23 August 1986
Japan  33–13  Palestine Amman
23 August 1986 Syria  18–30  China Amman

Elimination round


25 August 1986 South Korea  38–20  China Amman

25 August 1986 Kuwait  29–18  Bahrain Amman

25 August 1986 Japan  38–12  Qatar Amman

Final round


Placement 10th–11th

27 August 1986 Palestine  32–21    Nepal Amman
(18–9)

Placement 7th–9th

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Chinese Taipei 2 1 1 0 28 20 +8 3
 Syria 2 1 0 1 42 46 4 2
 Jordan (H) 2 0 1 1 18 22 4 1
Source: [citation needed]
(H) Host
25 August 1986 Chinese Taipei  Draw  Jordan Amman

26 August 1986 Syria  22–18  Jordan Amman
(8–11)

27 August 1986 Chinese Taipei  28–20  Syria Amman

Placement 4th–6th

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 China 2 2 0 0 42 34 +8 4
 Bahrain 2 1 0 1 36 33 +3 2
 Qatar 2 0 0 2 27 38 11 0
Source: [citation needed]
26 August 1986 China  21–19  Bahrain Amman

27 August 1986 Qatar  15–21  China Amman

28 August 1986 Bahrain  17–12  Qatar Amman

Championship

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 South Korea 2 2 0 0 64 55 +9 4
 Japan 2 1 0 1 49 51 2 2
 Kuwait 2 0 0 2 54 61 7 0
Source: [citation needed]
26 August 1986 South Korea  28–24  Japan Amman

27 August 1986 Kuwait  31–36  South Korea Amman

29 August 1986 Japan  25–23  Kuwait Amman

Final standing


RankTeam
 South Korea
 Japan
 Kuwait
4  China
5  Bahrain
6  Qatar
7  Chinese Taipei
8  Syria
9  Jordan
10  Palestine
11    Nepal
Team qualified for the 1988 Summer Olympics

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