The handball tournaments at the 2020 Summer Olympics took place from 24 July to 8 August 2021 at Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo. It was originally scheduled to be held in 2020, but on 24 March 2020, the Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic meant that there were no spectators. The format was the same as it has been since 2000 for the men and 2008 for the women: 12 teams in two groups playing round robin followed by knock-out matches for the eight best sta
Handball game highlights video. Handball (also known as team handball, European handball or Olympic handball) is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each (six outcourt players and a goalkeeper) pass a ball using their hands with the aim of throwing it into the goal of the other team. A standard match consists of two periods of 30 ...
Handball at the Summer Olympics refers to two different sports. Field handball was introduced for men at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin , but dropped after that. At the 1952 Olympics , field handball was a demonstration sport.
The men's handball tournament at the 2020 Summer Olympics was the 14th edition of the handball event for men at the Summer Olympic Games. It was held from 24 July to 7 August 2021. All games were played at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan. It was originally scheduled to be held in 2020, but on 24 March 2020, the Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Because of this pandemic, the games were played behind closed doors. The final was a rematch of the previous be
Olympia Handball Club London is a handball club from London, England that has men’s and women’s teams competing in the Premier Handball League, Regional Development League and a number of Junior leagues.
The handball tournaments at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro was held from 6 to 21 August at the Future Arena in the Barra Olympic Park. The tournaments were won by Denmark in the men's competition and Russia for the women's tournament.
Wikimedia list article. See also: List of Olympic medalists in handball (women) and Handball at the Summer Olympics. These are the Olympic medalists in men's handball . Games. Gold. Silver. Bronze. 1936 Berlin. details.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Handball. Handball (also known as team handball , field handball or Olympic handball ) is a team sport similar to football (soccer) . Two teams of 7 players each (six players and a goalkeeper ) pass and bounce a ball using the hands , trying to throw it into the goal of the other team.
1955 West Germany. 1959 Austria. 1966 Austria. 1963 Switzerland. The Germany national handball team is one of the most successful handball teams in the world, having won three World Championships and two European Championship .