Handball Archive


Brazil World Champions for the first time

Belgrade, Dec 22, 2013: Brazil have gone all the way in Belgrade: By beating host Serbia in a thrilling final of the Women’s World Championship on Sunday (22 December) by 22:20 they made history by their first World Championship title ever, the second one for a Non-European team after Korea 1995. Attended


17 players candidate for IHF Athletes’ Commission

Basel, Dec 3, 2013: The dice has cast, and all aspirants are confirmed: 17 players from all over the world have been nominated by their National Federations to candidate for the first ever IHF Athletes’ Commission. The election process will be staged from 8-10 December 2013. As decided by the IHF Council


XXXIV IHF Ordinary Congress in Doha

Basle, Oct 20, 2013: From 25 to 28 October 2013 the handball world will have all eyes on Doha, when the XXXIV IHF Ordinary Congress will take place in the Qatari capital including the elections of all IHF bodies. Representatives and delegates of the IHF Member Federations from all five continents will


Accreditation for IHF Congress launched

Basle, Oct 8, 2013: IHF Congress, On 26/27 October the International Handball Federation will hold their XXXIV Ordinary Congress in the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha, Qatar. As part of the Congress, all IHF bodies will be elected by the representatives of more than 190 Member Federations. From now on all professional


Women’s World Championship 2013 in Serbia

Basle, Sept 22, 2013: All international handball fans, who want to attend the Women’s World Championship 2013 in Serbia (6 – 22 December), can purchase their tickets online from now on. As announced by the Serbian Handball Federation RSS, tickets can be bought via the official ticketing system: http://www.eventim.rs/en/tickets/xxi-womans-handball-world-championship-161/promo.html Ticket packages for


Media Accreditation process for 2013

Basle, Sept 17, 2013: Accreditation Process, All professional media can apply for an accreditation for the 2013 Women’s World Championship in Serbia as from today, 17 September. The accreditation process is online-based, please complete the form at http://www.serbia2013.com/en/registration.aspx The deadline for the accreditation expires on 1 November 2013. Accreditation requests without a


Barcelona take IHF Super Globe trophy

Doha – Qatar, Aug 30, 2013: FC Barcelona are the winners of the 2013 IHF Super Globe in Doha, Qatar. The Catalans took the upper hand in a thrilling final of two Super Globe debutants against HSV Hamburg by a 27:25 victory. In the final stages Barca were shaken, but did not


Rivera IHF World Coaches of the year 2012

Basle, August 26, 2013: Hergeirsson and One premiere and one title defence in the voting for the IHF World Handball Coaches of the Year: Like at the voting for the coach of the year 2011, Thorir Hergeirsson (Norwegian national team) was voted by fans, media and an IHF expert jury as world’s


Men’s Youth World Championship matches

Basle – Switzerland, July 31, 2013: Only 12 days after Sweden had become Men’s Junior World Champion in Sarajevo, the Men’s Youth World Championship will start in Hungary. The matches will be played from 9 to 23 August in the cities of Budaörs and Erd in the Budapest region. Like in Bosnia-Herzegovina


Accreditation process for Youth World Championship started

Basle – Switzerland, July 08, 2013: All media can apply for their accreditation for the 2013 Men’s Youth World Championship in Hungary. The online registration has just started, the deadline for applying will expire on 1 August. Late entries might still be possible until 19 August. You will find the online registration