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    Handball

    To discover when handball appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1936 to our days: introduction of a women’s event, etc
  • Document

    Handball

    To discover when handball appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1936 to our days: introduction of a women’s event, etc
  • News | Olympic News

    Fruelund proof that self-doubt can be silenced and give way to a glorious, golden Olympic career

    Denmark’s women’s handball team reigned supreme for the decade straddling the turn of the millennium, winning Olympic gold in 1996, 2000 and 2004. Katrine Fruelund was at the heart of the latter two teams – and battled confidence issues to become one of her country’s greatest ever Olympians.
    05 Nov 2020 | Olympic News, Denmark, Handball, Sydney 2000, Athens 2004
  • News | IOC News

    President Bach in Slovenia

    IOC President Thomas Bach was in Slovenia on Monday, meeting athletes and Olympic hopefuls. At a canoe training facility in the capital, Ljubljana, he took part in a Q and A session with the athletes, who asked many questions about the COVID-19 crisis and preparations for the upcoming Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The 40 athletes were from athletics, judo, taekwondo, canoe, sailing, handball and table tennis, including two medallists from the Olympic Games Rio 2016.
    22 Sep 2020 | Olympic News
  • France defend Handball title - highlights | Video

    France defend Handball title - highlights

    London 2012 - France wrote themselves into the history books after becoming the first country to retain the Olympic Games gold in men's Handball. In a nerve-wracking final against Sweden, they won by the most slender of margins. Watch highlights now.
  • Norway take gold in women's Handball thriller | Video

    Norway take gold in women's Handball thriller

    London 2012 - after struggling through the opening rounds, defending Handball champions Norway retained their Olympic title after edging a thrilling final against Montenegro at the Basketball Arena. Watch the highlights now.
  • Beijing 2008 Olympic Handball Final | Video

    Beijing 2008 Olympic Handball Final

    Norway won its first gold in women's Olympic handball in Beijing, downing world champion Russia 34-27. Before the victory, the best result of the Scandinavian country in the event had been its two Olympic handball silvers, respectively in the 1988 and 1992 Olympics. Goalkeeper Katrine Lunde Haraldsen made brilliant saves to secure the victory.
  • Handball review - thrills raise sport's profile | Video

    Handball review - thrills raise sport's profile

    London 2012 - Both France and Norway retained the Olympic titles they won in Beijing four years ago, but that did not detract from a superb tournament, that received unprecedented support in both the Copper Box and the Basketball Arena, making Handball one of the successes of the Games.
  • Men's Handball - Highlights | Day 5 | Video

    Men's Handball - Highlights | Day 5

    Highlights from Day 5 of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games where we see action from the Men's Handball event. Matches:- Norway vs Egypt - Tunisia vs Qatar
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