This European championships is also about the Olympics

01/09/2020

One men and women team can get a ticket to Tokyo

When obtaining Olympics qualification is also a purpose at European –championships, then participating teams will definitely do their bests – so it is assured that European Championship to be held in Budapest this January is going to be a very exciting one.

There is one Olympics qualification can be obtained by men and women – but it is not obvious at all, that it is the finalist who can achieve it. The best team in the 2019 World League qualified for the Olympics is Serbia, while Italy and Spain got the quta to Tokyo at the World Champs 2019 from the men, and the women side Spain has the priviledge – in Gwangju 2019 they clinched the silver so they are qualified to the Olympics.

It means that there is only one national team by men and women – best result achieved at the European Championship, apart from these countries – that can be qualified for the Olympic games. After the European-championship there is one more opportunity for four further countries to ensure there places in Tokyo both for men and women – there are five European national teams can fight for that qualifications.