Korfball, Mixed

Competition 1978 World Korfball Championships
Held 6 – 11 November 1978
Status Medal
Competitors 0
Countries 8
Pos Athlete(s) Country Wins Ties Losses
🥇 Netherlands NED 5 0 0
🥈 Belgium BEL 4 0 1
🥉 West Germany FRG 3 0 2
4 Great Britain GBR 2 0 3
5 United States USA 3 0 2
6 Spain ESP 1 0 4
7 Papua New Guinea PNG 2 0 3
8 Luxembourg LUX 0 0 5

Preliminary Round

Group A

Standings

Pos Team Wins Ties Losses Points
1 Netherlands NED 3 0 0 6
2 West Germany FRG 2 0 1 4
3 United States USA 1 0 2 2
4 Spain ESP 0 0 3 0

Matches

Netherlands NED 26-2 Spain ESP
West Germany FRG 7-6 United States USA
Netherlands NED 20-6 United States USA
West Germany FRG 8-4 Spain ESP
Netherlands NED 17-2 West Germany FRG
United States USA 13-8 Spain ESP

Group B

Standings

Pos Team Wins Ties Losses Points
1 Belgium BEL 3 0 0 6
2 Great Britain GBR 2 0 1 4
3 Papua New Guinea PNG 1 0 2 2
4 Luxembourg LUX 0 0 3 0

Matches

Belgium BEL 26-2 Luxembourg LUX
Great Britain GBR 16-3 Papua New Guinea PNG
Belgium BEL 23-5 Papua New Guinea PNG
Great Britain GBR 28-1 Luxembourg LUX
Belgium BEL 21-3 Great Britain GBR
Papua New Guinea PNG 24-3 Luxembourg LUX

Semi-Finals

Netherlands NED 23-6 Great Britain GBR
Belgium BEL 24-3 West Germany FRG
United States USA 18-1 Luxembourg LUX
Spain ESP 12-7 Papua New Guinea PNG

Final

Netherlands NED 14-13
After Extra Time
Belgium BEL
West Germany FRG 20-15
After Extra Time
Great Britain GBR
United States USA 11-7 Spain ESP
Papua New Guinea PNG 12-3 Luxembourg LUX