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Open Access Articles- Top Results for 1978 Korfball World Championship

1978 Korfball World Championship

The 1st Korfball World Championships was held in The Netherlands on November 6–11, in the cities of Assen, Nuenen, and Amsterdam

Pool matches

Legend

Pts = Points
P = Played games
W = Win (2p)
L = Lost

 

F = Korfs favour
A = Korfs against
D = Difference korfs (KF-KA)

 
POOL A Pts P W L F A D
23x15px Netherlands 6 3 3 0 63 10 +53
23x15px West Germany 4 3 2 1 17 27 −10
23x15px United States 2 3 1 2 25 35 −10
23x15px Spain 0 3 0 3 14 47 −33
November 6, 1978
United States 23x15px 6–7 23x15px West Germany Assen
November 6, 1978
Netherlands 23x15px 26–2 23x15px Spain Assen
November 7, 1978
Netherlands 23x15px 20–6 23x15px United States Assen
November 7, 1978
West Germany 23x15px 8–4 23x15px Spain Assen
November 8, 1978
West Germany 23x15px 6–17 23x15px Netherlands Assen
November 8, 1978
Spain 23x15px 8–13 23x15px United States Assen
POOL B Pts P W L F A D
23x15px Belgium 6 3 3 0 70 10 +60
23x15px Great Britain 4 3 2 1 47 25 −32
23x15px Papua New Guinea 2 3 1 2 32 42 −10
23x15px Luxembourg 0 3 0 3 6 78 −72
November 6, 1978
Belgium 23x15px 26–2 23x15px Luxembourg Nuenen
November 6, 1978
Papua New Guinea 23x15px 3–16 23x15px Great Britain Nuenen
November 7, 1978
Luxembourg 23x15px 1–28 23x15px Great Britain Nuenen
November 7, 1978
Papua New Guinea 23x15px 5–23 23x15px Belgium Nuenen
November 8, 1978
Luxembourg 23x15px 3–24 23x15px Papua New Guinea Nuenen
November 8, 1978
Belgium 23x15px 21–3 23x15px Great Britain Nuenen

Second round

5th–8th places

November 10, 1978
Spain 23x15px 12–7 23x15px Papua New Guinea Amsterdam
November 10, 1978
United States 23x15px 18–1 23x15px Luxembourg Amsterdam

7th–8th places

November 11, 1978
Papua New Guinea 23x15px 12–3 23x15px Luxembourg Amsterdam

5th–6th places

November 11, 1978
Spain 23x15px 7–11 23x15px United States Amsterdam

Semi-finals

November 10, 1978
Netherlands 23x15px 23–6 23x15px Great Britain Amsterdam
November 10, 1978
West Germany 23x15px 3–24 23x15px Belgium Amsterdam

Bronze medal match

November 11, 1978
Great Britain 23x15px 14–14 (ET)15–20 23x15px West Germany Amsterdam

Final

November 11, 1978
Netherlands 23x15px 10–10 (ET)14–13 23x15px Belgium Amsterdam

Final standings

Team
1 23x15px Netherlands
2 23x15px Belgium
3 23x15px West Germany
4 23x15px Great Britain
5 23x15px United States
6 23x15px Spain
7 23x15px Papua New Guinea
8 23x15px Luxembourg