The meeting took place in Berlin and ended with a score of 23:25.
Now the Russians have dropped to fourth place in the group, and Brazil has risen to third. Recall that in the playoffs go the first three teams from the group.
In the next round, the wards of Eduard Koksharov will play with France on January 17.
Earlier, the handball player of the Russian national team, Dmitry Kiselyov, spoke about the tasks of the team at the World Championships in Germany.