In Leeuwarden the 2016 edition of the U19 Korfball World Cup has a major surprise in Dominican Republic. On the second day of the event the newcomers secure a spot in the top4 of the ranking.
One aspect of promotion is exposure in various media. Korfball World Foundation supports the use of Twitter as a means of promoting korfball.
Ultra Beach Korf, or UBK, is a korfball variant that is fully compliant with the core principles of korfball. These principles are:
The tenth Korfball World Championships are finished with The Netherlands as world champion. Let's look back at the results and have some analysis about it compared to recent championships.
If the semi final between Taiwan and The Netherlands makes one thing clear, it's that Taiwan reaching the final of a korfball world championship is far away, after the 17-40 Dutch victory.
Today 7 November is the last day for those countries competing for the places nine to sixteen. This is the prediction of how the games will end today.
The game of Catalunya against China turns out not to end so close as wished as the Spanish province wins with a comfortable 32-23.
In the last test before the final games, Belgium convinces only one half in their semi final against England, winning 30-14.
Germany proves the more solid squad against Russia and gets a deserved win, which ends larger than needed, 17-24.