CAIRO: Egypt on Sunday have been drawn into the group of death in the Handball World Cup in January 2011.
The Pharaohs will have to play title holders France in addition to world giants Spain and Germany in Group A.
Egypt’s African arch-rivals Tunisia are also in the same group as well as minnows Bahrain.
They will open their games against Germany on Jan. 14 followed by a clash with France two days later.
On Jan. 17, Egypt will play Tunisia then Spain after two days. Bahrain will be Egypt’s last competitors in the first round.