2012 Olympics - Handball

Handball, a quick, up-tempo, high-scoring sport (don't be surprised to see 50-plus goals in a match), is comprised of 12-team men's and women's tournaments. The women's gold medal match is Aug. 11, while the men decide theirs on Aug. 12.

France Defends Men's Handball Gold With Win Over Sweden

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France defeated Sweden, 22-21, on Sunday for a second-straight Olympic gold medal in men's handball at the Summer games.

Women's Handball: Norway Beats Montenegro 26-23, Wins Gold

Norway won gold in women's handball at the London 2012 Olympics with a victory over Montenegro on Saturday.

Gay Olympians, Day 12: Gay Dressage Riders Medal, Lesbian Handballers Lose

Seimone Augustus and Team USA dominate. Alexandra Lacrebere and Mayssa Pessoa see their medal dreams slip away.

Meet Team Handball: Your New Favorite Sport

Let's talk about team handball. You probably didn't know it existed, but you'll learn to love it.

Handball Deserves Your Attention

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Friends, let's all fall in love with handball and perhaps join a rec league.

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