The German handball players drew with a draw against France in the main round of the Handball World Cup. In a balanced game, the team of national coach Christian Prokop and the French world champion in Berlin split 25:25 (12:10).
Captain Uwe Gensheimer, Martin Strobel and Fabian Wiede were the best throwers of the DHB selection with four goals each. Especially in the defense, the German team showed a strong performance.
The 26th World Handball Championship takes place until 27 January in Germany and Denmark. The next game of the German national team is on Thursday at 18 clock against Serbia. It is the last game of the preliminary round.