Zaadi believes France have rediscovered their good vibes

VIDEO: Grace Zaadi felt a mixture of joy and relief following France’s 27:25 victory over Germany in a must-win match on Wednesday. The Franch playmaker tells Chris O’Reilly about how the pressure they felt led to France not being their usual selves and breaks down what worked for them against the previously unbeaten Germans. France’s win keeps them in the hunt for the main round, with a do-or-die… »

McAfee: “These opportunities are amazing”

VIDEO: Shortly after Australia produced their most promising performance of Japan 2019, Madeleine McAfee gave her reactions to Chris O’Reilly. The Australian playmaker spoke about the positives taken… »

Behnke and Bölk buzzing after big win

VIDEO: Germany’s top scorers in the 26:25 win over Denmark, Julia Behnke and Emily Bölk gave their immediate reaction to the tense encounter to Chris O’Reilly on Tuesday night in Kumamoto. The victory… »

Germany edge gritty and gripping battle with the Danes

Match of the day – Denmark vs Germany By Chris O’Reilly Group B of the Women’s IHF World Championship continues to thrill as Germany extended their perfect start to the tournament with a 26:25 win over Denmark, which went right down to the wire. Before the match Germany found themselves alone at the top of their preliminary round group, courtesy of two comfortable and expected victories, while Den… »

Bulatovic proud as Montenegro’s experience shines through

VIDEO: Montenegro’s Katarina Bulatovic looked back on the hard-fought 25:24 victory over Hungary, in which she scored what turned out to be the winning goal. The experienced right back spoke about her… »

Tales from the first two rounds

Kumamoto Chronicles: Tales from the first two rounds By Chris O’Reilly We’re just three days into the Women’s IHF World Championship 2019 and with a few surprises, dramatic conclusions and plenty of t… »

“Ok, now we just have to run, run, run”

VIDEO: Norway left wing Camilla Herrem had a chat with Chris O’Reilly following the second-half trouncing of Slovenia on Monday night. Herrem speaks about how they dealt with Ana Gros, snatching the lead at half-time, smelling blood and facing an odd prospect in defence in the 36:20 success.

Norway power to victory with a sublime second half

Match of the Day – Slovenia vs Norway By Chris O’Reilly Norway tore through Slovenia with a superb second half on Monday night to coast to a 36:20 win and make a real statement of intent at Japan 2019… »

Tess Wester delighted to bounce back from rough start

VIDEO: Dutch goalkeeper Tess Wester spoke to Chris O’Reilly in the aftermath of her side’s first victory of Japan 2019, beating Angola 35:28. Wester reveals what areas of the performance she was most… »

Anne Mette Hansen reacts to dramatic draw

VIDEO: Anne Mette Hansen spoke to Chris O’Reilly in the aftermath of Denmark’s 26:26 draw against Korea. The versatile back court player shared her thoughts on whether it was a point won or lost, Korea’s style of play and her foul trouble, which resulted in a red card 10 minutes from the end of the tense encounter.