The IHF Men’s World Championship is taking place in France between January 11th and January 29th. Would you like to watch the different handball matches online?
Earlier it has been possible to watch the handball matches online on the IHF YouTube channel (live for free in certain nations), but as of 2017 that is no longer possible. You will therefore have to stream and watch the matches on actual TV channels in different nations worldwide. But, how can it be done?
Stream the Handball World Championship 2017 online
You can stream the different matches online on the following TV channels online for free:
- RTVE in Spain (find out how to watch RTVE from outside Spain)
- TF1 in France (find out how to watch TF1 from outside France)
- TV2 Sumo in Norway (subscription required) (find out how to watch TV2 Sumo from outside Norway)
- TV2 Play in Denmark (subscription required) (find out how to watch TV2 Play from outside Denmark)
- DKB in Germany (THE BEST SOLUTION)
The best of these solutions if for sure the DKB in Germany way. They broadcast almost all matches and the streams are available for free online. You can visit the DKB website right here.
If you however try to visit the DKB website and watch their live streams online from outside Germany you will see an error message looking something like this (check image beneath).
If you want to get access to the stream and watch the Handball World Championship 2017 online from outside Germany, you have to do as follows:
Stream the Handball World Championship 2017
If you try to stream the Handball World Championship on DKB you will not be allowed to do so, because you are located outside Germany. In order to fix this you will need to get a German IP address. Once you have a German IP address the DKB website will believe that you are located in Germany, and thus you will get access to all live streams at once (even though you are located abroad).
To accomplish this you need a subscription to the VPN services of IPVanish or HideMyAss
- When you have a subscription download their application to your computer.
- Connect to a server in Germany.
- Restart your browser.
- Visit the DKB website and stream the Handball World Championship 2017 online.
Now you should be ready to watch handball live online. Doesn’t it sound great? We are all curious to see whether Germany can defend their great performance from last year? Can Norway surprise again? Will France turn unbeatable again?
Do not miss out on any of the action taking place during the Handball World Championship for men 2017 in France between January 11th and January 29th.