In contrast to the women’s rivalry, the preliminary round of juniors will not be done until Friday morning. Only few teams after the first day of the European Championships under 17 in beach handball in Stare Jabłonki can be sure participating in the main round.

Group A

Only Ukrainians in the “polish group” have already booked their tickets to the next round. The Poles and Bulgarians will fight for the start in the main round on Friday morning. The Swiss, who have recorded two defeats, will play only in the consolation round.

Results on Thursday:
POL – UKR 0:2
SUI – BUL 1:2
POL – SUI 2: 0
UKR – BUL 2: 0

Rdmaining matches on Friday:
BUL – POL
UKR – SUI

Group B

The dominator in group B is the Dutch team, who can already think about the next round after victories over Lithuania and, in a fascinating match, Germany. There are the Germans and Portugal who are going to fight for the pass on Friday, while Lithuanians have no more opportunities for promotion.

Results on Thursday:
GER – POR 2:1
NED – LTU 2:0
GER – NED 1:2
POR – LTU 2:0

Remaining matches on Friday:
LTU – GER
POR – NED

Group C

Group C is currently leaded by the Hungarians (4 points). Two points each have French and Spanish. All three teams are still in the game for the main phase. There are no chances yet for Slovaks.

Results on Thursday:
ESP – HUN 1:2
FRA – SVK 2:0
ESP – FRA 2:1
HUN – SVK 2:0

Remaining matches on Friday:
SVK – ESP
HUN – FRA

Group D

In the modest group when thinking of participants, Croatia won two victories, thanks to which they will surely occur in the main round. They will be joined on Friday by the winner of the clash between Russia and Romania.

Results on Thursday:
CRO – RUS 2:0
ROU – CRO 0:2

Matches on Friday:
RUS – ROU

The main round will be as well played on Friday.