The International Amateur Handball Federation (IAHF) was set up in 1928 on the occasion of the Olympic Games in Amsterdam, leading to the first Field Handball World Championships being played in Germany in 1938, following its appearance at the 1936 Berlin Games.
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.
Men's Youth (U17) Beach Handball World Championships 2017. Olympic Games. Finished. ... Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 - Men's tournament. Finished. 06 Oct 2018 - 18 Oct 2018.
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. handball was introduced for men at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. Women's handball competition was introduced at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.
The International Handball Federation (IHF) is the administrative and controlling body for international handball. Handball is an Olympic sport played during the Summer Olympics. The IHF organizes world championships, held in odd-numbered years, with separate competitions for men and women. The IHF World Men's Handball Championship 2021 title holders are Denmark. The IHF World Women's Handball Championship 2019 title holders are Netherlands.
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The Denmark men’s handball squad entered Tokyo fresh off taking home the 2021 World Championship trophy in January, where they dispatched of Egypt (the host country), Spain, and Sweden in a ...
Olympic Games: 5: 2016: Rio de Janeiro, BRA: 6: 2012: London, GBR: 7: 2004: Athens, GRE: 8: 2000: Sydney, NSW, AUS: 9: 2008: Beijing, CHN: World Championship: 1: 2013: Serbia: 5: 2011: Brazil: 7: 2005: Russian Federation: 10: 2015: Denmark: 12: 2001: Italy: 14: 2007: France: 15: 2009: People's Republic of China: 16: 1999: Norway: 17: 2019: Japan: 17: 1995: Austria: 18: 2017: Germany: 20: 2003: Croatia: 23: 1997: Germany: Pan American Games: 1: 2019: Lima, PER: 1: 2015
Brazil champions of South and Central America; three teams qualify for Spain 2021. A victory over historic rivals and neighbours Argentina saw Brazil win the 2021 South and Central America Handball Confederation (SCAHC) Women's Championship in Asunción, the capital of Paraguay.