Kuwait, 26 January 2020 - Defending champions, Qatar's handball team kept their impressive performance to defeat Bahraini counterparts 28-24 in the last four match (Semifinals) of 19th Asian Men's Handball Championship in Kuwait on Saturday.
Saturday's victory over Bahrain helped the Qatari side cruised their way to the final match against South Korea in the Asian Handball Championship 2020.
It is worth mentioning that, Qatar have already booked their place in 2021 World Championship in Egypt, following a comfortable 31-25 victory over Iran last Tuesday.
Qatar are pooled in Group B of this year's Asian Championship alongside Japan and China. Group A includes Bahrain, Iran and New Zealand while Group C comprises South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Australia. Hosts Kuwait, UAE, Hong Kong and Iraq form Group D.