The two teams battled head-to-head for most of the game in Herning, Denmark, but Poland ultimately emerged victorious, Polish state news agency PAP reported.
Poland beat Iran 35-15 in their opening match of the championship on Thursday.
The Polish team, coached by Norwegian Arne Senstad, will face Germany in their final group-stage match at the Jyske Bank Boxen arena in the Danish city of Herning on Monday.
Poland coach Arne Senstad. Photo: PAP/Marcin Bielecki
Thirty-two teams, including defending champions Norway, are vying for supremacy in the 2023 World Women’s Handball Championship.
The tournament spans six venues across Denmark, Norway and Sweden, and runs until December 17.
Source: IAR, PAP