2021 World Men's Handball Championship

2021 World Men's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country  Egypt

The 2021 IHF World Men's Handball Championship, will be the 27th event hosted by the International Handball Federation.

Bidding process

Seven nations initially expressed interest in hosting the tournament:[1]  Egypt,  France,  Hungary,  Poland,  Slovakia,  Sweden and   Switzerland.

However until the bidding phase expired on 15 April 2015 only three nations entered documents to bid for this event:[2]

A decision was scheduled for 4 June 2015, but the Congress was moved to 6 November 2015. Egypt was chosen as the host.[3]


Cairo Stadium Indoor Halls Complex with capacity 20000 seats.
Hurghada Stadium Indoor Halls Complex with capacity 3000 seats.
Sharm El-Sheikh Indoor halls complex with capacity 3000 seats.


Many resorts also in :Hurghada and :Sharm El-Sheikh


  1. "Bidding process for the 2021/2023 Men's and Women's World Championships". ihf.info. 18 February 2015.
  2. "Applications for Men's World Championships 2021/2023". ihf.info. 15 April 2015. Retrieved 6 May 2015.
  3. "2021 and 2023 IHF Men's World Championships Awarded". ihf.info. 6 November 2015. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
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