The 22th Men's Handball World Championship 2011 is about to begin!
The host country is Sweden and the cities WC-cities are: Malmo, Lund, Kristianstad, Goteborg, Skevde, Jonkoping, Linkoping and Norrkoping.
24 teams from all the world's continents are participating.
The Championship begins with preliminary round – four groups of six teams each. Continuing are two main round groups. Finals, and one of two semi-finals, are going to be hosted in Malmö Arena in the southernmost of Sweden. The second semi-final are to be played in Kristianstad Arena.
The defending champion is France, the team that won gold medal in Croatia, 2009.
I hope you all heard about handball before and that you will enjoy in this slide show! :D