Find out who took home gold, silver and bronze in 2016. Official results of the handball handball men event at the Rio Summer Olympics.
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. The French teams for both competitions finished with the silver medal, and the bronze went to Germany and Norway, respectively.
The qualification for the 2016 Men's Olympic Handball Tournament was held from January 2015 to April 2016. Twelve teams qualified, the hosts, the world champion, four continental event winners and six teams from the World Olympic qualification tournaments respectively.
Olympic Handball 2016: Men's Team Medal Winners, Scores and Results. Denmark won the gold medal in the 2016 Summer Olympics men's handball tournament Sunday, beating favourites France, 28-26.
Rio 2016 – Handball most popular sport after football; Decisive bronze-medal win for Germany; Denmark end France’s grip on Olympic title
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Enjoy this classic Olympic Handball final between, Denmark and France from The Summer Olympic Games Rio 2016.What is your favorite Olympic moment of all time...
The women's tournament of Handball at the 2016 Summer Olympics at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, began on 6 August and ended on 20 August 2016. Games were played at the Future Arena. Russia won their first title after defeating France 22–19 in the final. Norway captured the bronze, and their third consecutive medal by winning against the Netherlands. The medals were presented by Aïcha Garad Ali, Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen and Auvita Rapilla, IOC members from Djibouti, Denmark and Papua New Guinea ...
2006. Italy. Italy. De plus, Quelle nation est championne olympique en titre de handball ? Norway, reigning Olympic champion, added two securities Europeans and two bronze and gold medals at the championships of the world during the Olympiad and therefore serves as a legitimate favorite at the crown Olympic.