en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Wed, 01 Oct 2014 06:00:52 GMT Wed, 01 Oct 2014 06:00:52 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2014 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 From handball star to poker ace http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020272/From+handball+star+to+poker+ace WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Kjersti Grini talks to ehf-euro.com about winning the first Women's EHF EURO for Norway in 1998 and why she changed from handball to a different sport altogether EHF Euro Events Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:20:24 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020272 30.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020272 Media accreditation for Women's EHF EURO 2014 has started http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020266/Media+accreditation+for+Women\'s+EHF+EURO+2014+has+started Media representatives are asked to submit their accreditation request for the Women's EHF European Handball Championship 2014 through the EHF's online system. Accreditation is possible until 31 October 2014 EHF Euro Events Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:49:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020266 29.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020266 Sigurdsson: "My wife agreed, so I said yes" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020233/Sigurdsson%3a+%22My+wife+agreed%2c+so+I+said+yes%22 INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: eurohandball.com talked to Germany's new head coach Dagur Sigurdsson about his first week in the job, the challenges to be a national team and Bundesliga coach at the same time and his vision for German handball in the future EHF Euro Events Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020233 23.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020233 Become an EHF Young Reporter at the Women’s EHF EURO 2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020189/Become+an+EHF+Young+Reporter+at+the+Women%e2%80%99s+EHF+EURO+2014 The EHF Media and Communications Department is looking for young and aspiring journalistic talents to strengthen the media team at the Women's EHF EURO 2014 in Hungary and Croatia EHF Euro Events Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:14:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020189 17.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020189 Wiederer: "Concept gives smaller nations access to the honey pot" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020267/Wiederer%3a+%22Concept+gives+smaller+nations+access+to+the+honey+pot%22 INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK: EHF Secretary General Michael Wiederer analyses the EHF Congress decision to expand the Men's EHF EURO events from 16 to 24 teams from 2020, the economic impact and what this means for the Women's EHF EURO events Inside the EHF Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020267 30.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020267 Media Guide released for VELUX EHF Champions League http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020256/Media+Guide+released+for+VELUX+EHF+Champions+League 130 pages of competition information, facts and figures as well as team and player profiles has been prepared for the media Inside the EHF Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:32:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020256 26.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020256 Executive Committee follow-up to EHF Congress http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020222/Executive+Committee+follow-up+to+EHF+Congress The EHF Executive met following the conclusion of the 12th EHF Congress to discuss the event and implementation of next steps Inside the EHF Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:59:35 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020222 20.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020222 Zagreb celebrate unexpected victory http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020271/Zagreb+celebrate+unexpected+victory FEATURE: Croatian champions have pulled off a miraculous win against powerhouse THW Kiel in their first match of the 2014/15 VELUX EHF Champions League. EHF Champions League Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020271 29.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020271 Shock in Flensburg, enthusiasm in Denmark http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020268/Shock+in+Flensburg%2c+enthusiasm+in+Denmark FEATURE: Flensburg in shock after the record defeat against Kolding København, while enthusiasm rules in Danish handball. EHF Champions League Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020268 29.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020268 Good movie, but the climax was too early http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020265/Good+movie%2c+but+the+climax+was+too+early BLOG: PSG could be in the hunt, but do not discount Metalurg, ehfTV commentator Tom O Brannaigain writes in his blog after the first MOTW of the new season. EHF Champions League Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020265 29.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020265 PSG down Metalurg as Zagreb stun Kiel http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020264/PSG+down+Metalurg+as+Zagreb+stun+Kiel GROUP A REVIEW: PPD Zagreb delighted their fans in the Zagreb Arena with a well-deserved win over strong favourites THW Kiel in an enthralling Group A start to the new season. EHF Champions League Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:42:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020264 28.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020264 Aalborg grab valuable away win, while EHF Cup champions deliver in the top flight http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020263/Aalborg+grab+valuable+away+win%2c+while+EHF+Cup+champions+deliver+in+the+top+flight GROUP D REPORT: The French and Ukrainian national champions defeated by Danish and Hungarian runners-ups after two tense battles EHF Champions League Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:42:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020263 28.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020263 VELUX EHF Champions League live and exclusive on Sky Deutschland http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020166/VELUX+EHF+Champions+League+live+and+exclusive+on+Sky+Deutschland Sky Deutschland to air the VELUX EHF Champions League and VELUX EHF FINAL4 exclusively in Germany and Austria for the next three seasons Press Statements Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:09:51 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020166 12.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020166 Toulouse ready for first ever EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020273/Toulouse+ready+for+first+ever+EHF+Cup FEATURE: Anticipation is building at FENIX Toulouse as the club approaches its first EHF Cup match on Wednesday. European Cup Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:27:11 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020273 30.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020273 Topolcany and Astrakhan in Round 2 after thrillers http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020174/Topolcany+and+Astrakhan+in+Round+2+after+thrillers ROUND REVIEW: The list of teams for the penultimate qualification round of the Men's EHF Cup has been completed. European Cup Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:07:13 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020174 15.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020174 Crunch time for 28 teams in the EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020165/Crunch+time+for+28+teams+in+the+EHF+Cup ROUND PREVIEW: With three teams already qualified for Qualification Round 2 of the EHF Cup, 14 more will be found this weekend European Cup Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020165 12.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020165 Three teams advance early to Round 2 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020143/Three+teams+advance+early+to+Round+2 ROUND REVIEW: Bregenz, LIONS and Plzen have already qualified for Qualification 2 of the EHF Cup after aggregate wins in double headers this weekend European Cup Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:10:45 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020143 08.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020143 Round 1 headlined by national derbies and ambitious Swedes http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020125/Round+1+headlined+by+national+derbies+and+ambitious+Swedes ROUND PREVIEW: The Men's EHF Cup starts this weekend when 24 teams play the first leg of Qualification Round 1 and there is no shortage of intriguing match-ups European Cup Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:07:10 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020125 04.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020125 Two match suspension still to serve for Veselin Vujovic http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020242/Two+match+suspension+still+to+serve+for+Veselin+Vujovic New Zagreb coach must serve out two match suspension before taking the reins at Zagreb in European competition Official Statements Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:45:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020242 25.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020242 Zomimak coach sanctioned http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020157/Zomimak+coach+sanctioned Marjanco Andonov suspended for one match following incident in first round of EHF Cup qualification Official Statements Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:38:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020157 11.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020157 EHF Court of Arbitration confirms fine for Dutch Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020068/EHF+Court+of+Arbitration+confirms+fine+for+Dutch+Handball+Federation The independent legal body confirmed the sum to be paid by the Dutch Handball Federation for withdrawing from the organisation of the Women's EHF EURO 2012, but lowered the amount of additional costs Official Statements Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:38:55 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020068 08.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020068 Huge interest increases participant numbers at Champions Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020147/Huge+interest+increases+participant+numbers+at+Champions+Cup NEWS REPORT: 10 teams each in the women's and the men's event will take to the sandy courts of Gran Canaria at the first edition of the Champions Cup from 31 October to 2 November 2014 Beach Handball Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:06:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020147 09.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020147 Nilsson visits the beach http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020090/Nilsson+visits+the+beach NEWS REPORT: MKB-MVM Veszprém's new Swedish signing tries to get to know the Hungarian people and his new home with a trip to the Hungarian Beach Handball Championship finals, where the 24-year-old line player took part in the event and presented the medals Beach Handball Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:51:15 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020090 21.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020090 FC Barcelona defend their desert trophy http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020172/FC+Barcelona+defend+their+desert+trophy NEWS REPORT: Catalans are the IHF Super Globe winners again, as SG Flensburg-Handewitt finish third in Doha Other News Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:16:27 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020172 14.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020172 French handball show set for first screening http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020144/French+handball+show+set+for+first+screening NEWS REPORT: Online handball show 'Parlons Hand' makes its debut on Monday 8 September with Luc Abalo among the first set of guests Other News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:41:50 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020144 08.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020144 Record-breaking attendance enjoys German ‘Day of handball’ http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020138/Record-breaking+attendance+enjoys+German+%e2%80%98Day+of+handball%e2%80%99 NEWS FEATURE: VELUX EHF FINAL4 with successful activation at Frankfurt's Commerzbank-Arena among 44,189 fans Other News Sun, 07 Sep 2014 13:29:12 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020138 07.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020138 The ins and outs of the Men's 20 EHF EURO 2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020188/The+ins+and+outs+of+the+Men\'s+20+EHF+EURO+2014 NEWS REPORT: EHF Lecturer Roman Filz has published his qualitative analysis of the younger age category European Championship in Austria this summer Activities Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:48:53 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020188 17.09.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020188 EHF and Nuubo test new wireless health technology http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020110/EHF+and+Nuubo+test+new+wireless+health+technology NEWS REPORT: Spanish medical experts test new equipment to measure a range of body parameters at Youth Coaches Course and the Men's 18 EHF EURO 2014 in Gdansk Activities Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:37:25 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020110 29.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020110 Common seminar kicks off EHF EURO 2014 preparation for referees and delegates http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020105/Common+seminar+kicks+off+EHF+EURO+2014+preparation+for+referees+and+delegates NEWS REPORT: The officials at the upcoming Women's EHF EURO 2014 gather in Vienna on Friday for a three-day preparation seminar Activities Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:41:06 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020105 27.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020105 Slovenia’s boys win Youth Olympics, while Russia’s girls take silver http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020104/Slovenia%e2%80%99s+boys+win+Youth+Olympics%2c+while+Russia%e2%80%99s+girls+take+silver NEWS REPORT: European teams take the full set of medals at the Nanjing event as Norway and Sweden win bronze. Olympic Games Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020104 26.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020104 All four European teams in YOG semi-finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020098/All+four+European+teams+in+YOG+semi-finals NEWS FEATURE: Slovenia face Norway for a final spot at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing Olympic Games Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020098 26.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020098 EHF nominates European teams for Men's Youth World Championship 2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020106/EHF+nominates+European+teams+for+Men\'s+Youth+World+Championship+2015 NEWS REPORT: The top 10 nations from the Men's 18 EHF EURO 2014 and the two European medallists from the Youth Olympic Games have been nominated for the final tournament in Russia from 12 to 23 August World Championships Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:22:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020106 27.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020106 Playing schedule released for Men's World Championship 2015 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020101/Playing+schedule+released+for+Men\'s+World+Championship+2015 NEWS REPORT: The final tournament takes place from 15 January to 1 February 2015 in Qatar. Three venues, all located in the capital Doha, host the event's matches World Championships Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:13:54 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020101 25.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020101 Hosts confirmed for Women's World Championship 2015 qualification tournaments http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020056/Hosts+confirmed+for+Women\'s+World+Championship+2015+qualification+tournaments NEWS REPORT: Three of four groups from the European qualification's first phase opted for the tournament qualification format. Group 3 will play home and away matches. World Championships Tue, 05 Aug 2014 12:49:39 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020056 05.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020056 Romania celebrate gold at Women's Youth World Championship http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020051/Romania+celebrate+gold+at+Women\'s+Youth+World+Championship REVIEW: A more than convincing 32:21 victory against Germany sees Romania topping the podium. Denmark win bronze with 20:19 win against Montenegro World Championships Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:54:17 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020051 04.08.2014 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/020051 Meltwater Newsfeed Container http://www.eurohandball.com/article/011683/Meltwater+Newsfeed+Container DON'T EDIT THIS UNLESS YOU KNOW WHAT YOU'RE DOING!!! EHF in the News Tue, 02 Sep 2008 19:12:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/011683 02.09.2008 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/011683