Christer Ahl Celebrates 60 Years of Officiating

May 24, 2019, 1:10 p.m. (ET)

(Officials Christer Ahl and Majid Kolahdouzan)

Today's match between Los Angeles and New York City marked the 60th officiating anniversary for Christer Ahl who reffed his first match in Gothenburg, Sweden in 1959.  Christer was the chair of USA officials for over 20 years and was also the IHF President of the Playing Rules and Competition (PRC) Commission from 2004 to 2009. Paired with Christer was IHF official Majid Kolahdouzan.  Kolahdouzan has officiated several IHF competition including the World Championships.