This weekend, EHF delegate Alan Grima will be on assignment in Patra, Greece for the Men’s World Championship Qualification Round 1 match between Greece and Cyprus.
The match will be played in Sport Hall “Koukouli”, in Patra next Sunday evening. The two referees nominated for the match are Roberto Scevola and Tal Alperan from Italy.
In the meantime the Malta Handball association announces that Mr. Ian Psaila has been nominated by the association as National Observer on the European Beach Handball Tour 2015/16. Mr. Psaila is currently the Men’s Beach Handball National team coach who has led the team in its debut during the Mediterranean Beach Games held in Pescara, Italy last September. The results obtained in Pescara are very encouraging and this augurs well for the future. The association feels it is time to invest in its sister sport, Beach Handball, and is looking forward to establish the game locally. Mr. Psaila is also the Chairman for the association’s Beach Handball Commission working on the setting up of local beach handball competitions.