Kazan, The Qatari beach handball team lost yesterday two matches in the second round of the 8th World Beach Handball Championship held in Kazan, Russia and will last until July 29.
Qatar team lost their first match against Brazil 2-0, and lost the second match against Russia 2-1.
Qatar will meet Sweden on Friday in the second round of the tournament.
The Qatari beach handball team qualified for the second round after leading the third group in the preliminary round, with two wins over Australia 2-0, Denmark with the same result and a loss to Oman 1/2.
Qatar is represented at World Championship in Kazan with 10 players.
The Qatari team had qualified for the World Beach Handball Championship in Kazan after winning the sixth Asian Championship in Thailand last year for the fourth time in a row. (QNA)
Source: Qatar Olympic Committee