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Croatia Destroy Hungary To Remain Unbeaten At World Champs

Croatia have continued their unbeaten start to the World Handball Championships in Madrid with a convincing 31:20 win over Hungary last night. The win puts Croatia at the top of Group D, after they earlier destroyed Australia and Algeria.
 
“We played well for most of the match, but we can’t fool ourselves, the last 20 minutes they started giving up,” said star player Ivan Cupic. Croatia face Egypt next up on Thursday.
 
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