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August 30, 2004

Croatia Wins Men's Handball Gold Medal

The winner of the Gold Medal: Team from Croatia
The winner of the
Silver Medal: Team from Germany
The winner of the
Bronze Medal: Team from Russia

Posted by Darren at 02:10 AM | Comments (3)

August 29, 2004

Danish women win another handball gold

"Denmark won its third straight Olympic gold medal in women's team handball Sunday, beating South Korea 4-2 on penalty throws to break a tie after two overtimes.

Henriette Mikkelsen scored the decisive goal in a dramatic shootout to seal Denmark's undefeated run through the tournament.

The two nations have split the title in the last five Olympics, with Denmark winning titles in 1996 and 2000, and South Korea in 1988 and 1992."

Read more at Danish women win another handball gold

Posted by Darren at 10:58 PM | Comments (0)

Denmark win Women's Handball Gold Medal

The winner of the Gold Medal: Team from Denmark
The winner of the
Silver Medal: Team from Korea, South
The winner of the
Bronze Medal: Team from Ukraine

Posted by Darren at 09:59 PM | Comments (0)

August 18, 2004

Ukraine defeat China - Women's Handball

The Ukraine have just defeated China in the Women's Handball competition in Athens. The final score was:

Ukraine 26 vs. China 21

Posted by Darren at 12:54 AM | Comments (0)

May 08, 2004

Athens Olympics Handball Events and Results

Athens Olympic Handball

handball.gifHandball competition at the Athens Olympics will be held between 14th - 29th August at the Faliro Sports Pavilion and the Helliniko Indoor Arena.

There are two Gold Medals up for grabs in the Olympic Handball competition - one in Men's and the other in Women's Competition.

Croatia will be the team to beat in Men's competition - they are the current world champtions and won the Gold medal in Atlanta. Denmark won the women's Gold medal in Sydney and will be hard to beat. Russia are also tipped to do well in both competitions.

Results and Medals for the Athens Olympics competition will be posted at Women's Handball Results and Medals and Men's Handball Results and Medals as soon as they come to hand. In the mean time keep up to date with the latest Olympic Handball News in our Handball News Archives

Handball Resources

International Handball Federation
BBC: Olympic Handball
Athens News Agency: Handball
NBC Olympic Handball
Sports Illustrated: Handball

Posted by Darren at 12:35 PM | Comments (6)

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