Handball Alltimetable Men World Championships Indoors 1938-2017

RANK TEAM T GP W D L GF GA GD P %
1 Germany 23 163 111 12 40 4052 3337 715 234 71,78%
2 Sweden 23 159 108 4 47 3927 3262 665 220 69,18%
3 Spain 19 147 102 7 38 4080 3385 695 211 71,77%
4 France 21 150 99 6 45 3812 3346 466 204 68,00%
5 Denmark 22 146 89 6 51 3549 3177 372 184 63,01%
6 Croatia 12 101 75 4 22 2936 2501 435 154 76,24%
7 Hungary 19 133 68 8 57 3209 3022 187 144 54,14%
8 Russia 12 100 64 6 30 2800 2432 368 134 67,00%
9 Yugoslavia 15 101 62 7 32 2418 2053 365 131 64,85%
10 Romania 14 92 57 4 31 2076 1840 236 118 64,13%
11 Poland 15 101 56 3 42 2468 2346 122 115 56,93%
12 Iceland 19 116 48 7 61 2871 2813 58 103 44,40%
13 Norway 14 87 41 7 39 2119 1978 141 89 51,15%
14 Czechoslovakia 12 71 40 7 24 1413 1194 219 87 61,27%
15 Egypt 14 96 41 5 50 2328 2383 -55 87 45,31%
16 Soviet Union 8 51 35 2 14 1171 899 272 72 70,59%
17 Tunisia 13 88 32 7 49 2247 2317 -70 71 40,34%
18 Slovenia 8 61 31 3 27 1785 1711 74 65 53,28%
19 South Korea 11 77 30 4 43 2078 2065 13 64 41,56%
20 East Germany 8 45 24 6 15 875 753 122 54 60,00%
21 Algeria 14 84 17 10 57 1850 2162 -312 44 26,19%
22 Switzerland 10 50 19 4 27 914 1006 -92 42 42,00%
23 Argentina 11 70 18 5 47 1648 1913 -265 41 29,29%
24 Czech Republic 6 44 18 4 22 1177 1171 6 40 45,45%
25 Brazil 13 74 19 1 54 1714 2060 -346 39 26,35%
26 Japan 13 68 17 2 49 1451 1820 -369 36 26,47%
27 Cuba 7 48 14 3 31 1227 1350 -123 31 32,29%
28 FYR Macedonia 5 32 13 2 17 887 919 -32 28 43,75%
29 Qatar 6 41 14 0 27 1047 1251 -204 28 34,15%
30 Belarus 4 28 11 0 17 808 802 6 22 39,29%
31 Serbia 3 24 10 2 12 696 691 5 22 45,83%
32 Austria 5 25 10 2 13 592 599 -7 22 44,00%
33 Ukraine 2 15 9 0 6 412 387 25 18 60,00%
34 Portugal 3 18 7 0 11 478 450 28 14 38,89%
35 Slovakia 2 16 6 2 8 458 455 3 14 43,75%
36 Chile 4 28 6 1 21 705 895 -190 13 23,21%
37 Saudi Arabia 8 50 6 0 44 1057 1458 -401 12 12,00%
38 Kuwait 8 46 6 0 40 937 1416 -479 12 13,04%
39 Greece 1 9 4 1 4 245 246 -1 9 50,00%
40 Morocco 6 31 2 3 26 673 907 -234 7 11,29%
41 Bahrain 2 14 3 0 11 340 439 -99 6 21,43%
42 Angola 3 18 3 0 15 436 639 -203 6 16,67%
43 Lithuania 1 6 2 1 3 130 134 -4 5 41,67%
44 Bulgaria 2 9 2 0 7 168 207 -39 4 22,22%
45 Iran 1 7 2 0 5 185 225 -40 4 28,57%
46 China 2 10 2 0 8 223 353 -130 4 20,00%
47 Greenland 3 16 2 0 14 345 489 -144 4 12,50%
48 Italy 1 5 1 1 3 100 105 -5 3 30,00%
49 Montenegro 1 7 1 0 6 179 203 -24 2 14,29%
50 Bosnia & Herzegovina 1 7 1 0 6 175 207 -32 2 14,29%
51 Australia 7 44 1 0 43 774 1657 -883 2 2,27%
52 Finland 1 3 0 1 2 46 60 -14 1 16,67%
53 Netherlands 1 2 0 0 2 18 54 -36 0 0,00%
54 Nigeria 1 5 0 0 5 112 154 -42 0 0,00%
55 Luxemburg 1 3 0 0 3 20 128 -108 0 0,00%
56 Canada 3 11 0 0 11 152 366 -214 0 0,00%
57 United States 6 25 0 0 25 377 778 -401 0 0,00%

USA is no 1 in terms of medals in the Olympics and in the World Championships of the Olympic Sports, but in team handball they
arguably have a lot to learn. Not a single point across six tournaments in the mens game. (Source: Coachsaid.com)