Bahrain took the President Cup trophy

CHINESE TAIPEI – BAHRAIN 22-26 (12-11)

The national teams of Chinese Taipei and Bahrain played the second match of morning program of 2019 IHF Men’s Youth World Championship at Jane Sandanski Arena. Bahrain took the President Cup trophy after the win 26-22.

In the first half, the both defenses were in main role, so there wasn’t so much goals and no one from the teams head more than one goal lead, 12-11. In the second half, the Chinese Taipei didn’t have many combinations in the attack, they started to lose balls, so the opponent scored easy goals and took the control on the court.

There weren’t any suspenses until the end, so Bahrain win 26-22. The best scorer in Chinese Taipei was Che Yu Tsai with six goals and the best scorer in Bahrain was Mohamed with eight goals.

Johan Halldor (Bahrain): It was our worst game in the tournament, but we won. I am happy with the guys, we didn’t went to eight-finals, but this an award for us. Some of the guys played in Spain on the World Junior Championship, so they were tired. I think that the best results of this generation we will see in the future.

Yen Po Hsieh (Chinese Taipei): I am not satisfied with this result. We still have more things to do. I think we will be better. We will analyze the games when we go at home and find the thing that we should do better in future.