Spain Favorite To Win Men's Handball World Championship
The German handball national team "is entering the word championship as an underdog," according to the SID. The 23rd IHF Men's Handball World Championship will take place in Spain from Friday until Jan. 27. Sports betting provider bwin will pay out 21-times the stake if the team of coach Martin Heuberger wins the tournament, putting Germany in seventh place together with Poland. Top favorite to win the title is tournament host Spain with 3:1 odds, followed by Olympic Gold Medal winner and defending champion France (3.5:1) as well as Denmark and Croatia (each 6:1). Should Qatar win the tournament, bwin will pay €1,001 ($1,323) for €1 ($1.32) (SID, 1/10).