RELIVE: Egypt v Chile (2021 World Handball Championship)

Ahram Online , Wednesday 13 Jan 2021

Ahram Online provided a live coverage of Wednesday's match between Egypt and Chile in the first round of the 2021 World Handball Championship

Egypt v Japan
Egypt v Japan (International Handball Federation (IHF))

Full time: Egypt 35-29 Chile

The match ends as Egypt win their opening game. Thanks for following our live updates! 

59' Although Egypt are likely to win, Chile proved the better side in the second half. 

53' Egypt are paying for some lax defending as Chile narrow the gap to five goals. 

49' Chile narrow the gap to just six goals as Egypt ease off. 

44' Egypt keeper El-Tayar pulls off some superb saves. 

43' Egypt are leading with nine goals as they look to be cruising to a comfortable win. 

39' Egypt are now wasteful as Chile try to keep their hopes alive.  

35' Egypt's Yehia Khaled is one of the stars tonight. He scored four goals so far. 

34' Chile's Javier Frelijj is red-carded. 

33' Ali Zein extends Egypt's lead to 20-12. 

The second half is underway 

The first half ends, with Egypt leading 18-11

29' Egypt extend their lead to seven goals in the last minute. 

23' Chile's repeated two-minute suspensions are hindering them. 

20' Egypt's Yehia El Deraa is stealing the show with five goals so far. 

19' Egypt's Ali Zein suspended for two minutes for tugging the shirt of an opponent. 

18' Egypt makes the most of their numerical advantage as Yehia Khaled easily scores to make it 10-6. 

17' Chile's Ceballos is also suspended for two minutes. 

16' Chile's Donoso receives a two-minute suspension. Chile narrowed the gap after finding an empty net. 

14' Egypt's Omar El-Wakil receives a two-minute suspension. 

10' Chile's Ayala receives a two-minute suspension. 

9' Egypt star Mamdouh Hashem makes it 5-2 with a fast break after stealing possession. 

6' Egypt are leading 3-2, with El-Deraa scoring twice.

2' Yehia El-Deraa scores Egypt's first goal. 

The match is underway 

Cairo Stadium Hall.

Check the match preview here.

Group G:

Chile 0

Egypt 0

North Macedonia 0

Sweden 0

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