The 1970 World Men's Handball Championship was the seventh team handball World Championship. It was held in France between 26 February-8 March 1970. Romania won the championship.
1970 World Men's Handball Championship Wikipedia
- East Germany
- West Germany
- Soviet Union
- United States
The four third placed teams from the preliminary round played a round robin tournament for positions 9-12.
The top two finishers from each preliminary round group progressed to the quarter-finals. The winners progressed to the semi-final stage, while losers played for positions 5-8.
Source: International Handball Federation