Slovenia defeat Saudi Arabia for first win at handball worlds

Katowice, 12 January - Slovenia opened their World Men's Handball Championship campaign in Katowice on Thursday by easily defeating Saudi Arabia 33:19 to open the tournament in a winning fashion ahead of encounters with the much tougher opponents in Group B - Poland and France.

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The Slovenian men's handball team.
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