IHF Men's Youth World Championship


The IHF Men's Youth World Championship is the official competition for men's national handball teams under-19, has been organized by the International Handball Federation since 2005. It takes place every two years in odd years.

IHF Men's Youth World Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
2021 Men's Youth World Handball Championship
SportHandball
Founded2005
FounderInternational Handball Federation
Inaugural season2005
No. of teams32
Continents5
Most recent
champion(s)
 Egypt (1st title)
Most titles Denmark (3 titles)

Tournaments


Year Host Country Gold medal game Bronze medal game
Gold Score Silver Bronze Score Fourth place
2005
Details

Qatar

Serbia and Montenegro
39–23
South Korea

Croatia
32–31
Denmark
2007
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Bahrain

Denmark
27–26
Croatia

Sweden
34–27
Argentina
2009
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Tunisia

Croatia
40–35
Iceland

Sweden
30–27
Tunisia
2011
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Argentina

Denmark
24–22
Spain

Sweden
28–24
France
2013
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Hungary

Denmark
32–26
Croatia

Germany
29–23
Spain
2015
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Russia

France
33–26
Slovenia

Iceland
26–22
Spain
2017
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Georgia

France
28–25
Spain

Denmark
30–29
Croatia
2019
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North Macedonia

Egypt
32–28
Germany

Denmark
35–27
Portugal
2021
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Greece
Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic[1] Cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic
2023
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Croatia
2025
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Slovenia

Medal table


RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Denmark3025
2 France2002
3 Croatia1214
4 Egypt1001
 Serbia and Montenegro1001
6 Spain0202
7 Germany0112
 Iceland0112
9 Slovenia0101
 South Korea0101
11 Sweden0033
Totals (11 nations)88824

Participating nations


Nation
2005

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

2017

2019

2021

2023

2025
Years
 Algeria 14th14th23rd23rd4
 Angola 22nd1
 Argentina 7th4th11th10th18th21st21st14th8
 Australia 16th1
 Austria 16th1
 Bahrain 8th17th22nd17th4
 Belarus 12th1
 Brazil 9th15th12th9th8th19th21st7
 Canada 24th1
 Chile 16th24th24th16th22nd5
 Chinese Taipei 18th1
 Croatia 3rd2nd1st8th2nd14th4th10th8
 Denmark 4th1st5th1st1st7th3rd3rd8
 Egypt 6th5th12th5th14th15th14th1st8
 France 9th4th13th1st1st6th6
 Gabon 19th23rd2
 Georgia 20th1
 Germany 7th7th3rd17th9th2nd5
 Greece Q1
 Hungary 10th10th5th3
 Iceland 2nd3rd10th8th4
 Iran 8th12th10th3
 Japan 17th20th8th9th4
 Kuwait 19th1
 Libya 16th1
 Morocco 10th15th20th3
 Mexico 24th1
 Nigeria 23rd1
 New Zealand 20th1
 North Macedonia 13th1
 Norway 8th5th6th17th12th5
 Poland 6th19th15th2
 Portugal 7th4th2
 Puerto Rico 17th1
 Qatar 5th10th13th15th15th18th6
 Romania 11th1
 Russia 13th11th6th3
 Saudi Arabia 20th1
 Serbia 14th7th12th18th19th5
 Serbia and Montenegro 1st1
 Slovenia 9th8th2nd13th15th5
 South Korea 2nd11th11th21st13th12th6
 Spain 7th6th2nd4th4th2nd7th7
 Sweden 3rd3rd3rd6th5th5th11th7
  Switzerland 6th9th2
 Tunisia 9th13th4th18th19th16th11th16th8
 Venezuela 18th20th22nd3
Total1016202024242424323232

References