Host Germany will be allowed to compete at least once in prime time at the Men’s Handball World Championship in January 2019. This can be seen from the World Cup schedule published by the World Federation IHF. The throw-off for the fourth of five preliminary round games on 15 January in Berlin against France will take place at 20.30 hrs.
Should the team of national coach Christian Prokop qualify for the main round in Cologne, their first match on 19 January would also start at 20.30 hrs. All encounters are broadcast on ARD and ZDF.
19 January (20.30 h)
21 January (18.00 h)
23 January (18.00 h)