en European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com Handball stories, news and interviews Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:02:34 GMT Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:02:34 GMT www.eurohandball.com Content Copyright by the European Handball Federation and EHF Marketing (c) 1994-2017 office@eurohandball.com European Handball Federation http://www.eurohandball.com 0 0 Rhein-Neckar Löwen squeeze past battling Brest http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028029/Rhein-Neckar+L%c3%b6wen+squeeze+past+battling+Brest GROUP B REVIEW: Rhein-Neckar Löwen stay in contention for the group’s top spot after erasing a two-goal deficit in the closing stages to beat a rugged Meshkov Brest in Frankfurt. EHF Champions League Wed, 22 Feb 2017 20:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028029 22.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028029 Vardar top power ranking; Hungarian teams hot on their heels http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028026/Vardar+top+power+ranking%3b+Hungarian+teams+hot+on+their+heels FEATURE: The Macedonian side, currently the only unbeaten team in the competition, tops the handball experts’ ranking, with FTC and Györ completing the podium EHF Champions League Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028026 22.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028026 Kielce out to make amends as Vardar aim to keep top spot http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025/Kielce+out+to+make+amends+as+Vardar+aim+to+keep+top+spot GROUP B PREVIEW: Defending champions Kielce are under pressure after a shock defeat at Celje, while group leaders HC Vardar have every chance of solidifying their position when they take on the Slovenian side. EHF Champions League Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025 22.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028025 Next coup for Nantes: Kiril Lazarov arrives from Barcelona http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024/Next+coup+for+Nantes%3a+Kiril+Lazarov+arrives+from+Barcelona NEWS REPORT: Macedonian two-time World Championship and EHF EURO top scorer signs two-year contract with French VELUX EHF Champions League participant. EHF Champions League Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:00:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024 21.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028024 Neagu’s homecoming is major coup for CSM http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028023/Neagu%e2%80%99s+homecoming+is+major+coup+for+CSM NEWS REPORT: After months of tough negotiations, CSM finally sign the most-sought after player this season, with Cristina Neagu signing for two years EHF Champions League Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028023 21.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028023 Cocks push Melsungen to the limit in thrilling match http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028019/Cocks+push+Melsungen+to+the+limit+in+thrilling+match DAY REVIEW: Defending Men's EHF Cup champions Frisch Auf Göppingen had to fight for an away win against Porto on Sunday European Cup Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:30:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028019 19.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028019 Away goals send Valur to quarter-final in dramatic double-header http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028018/Away+goals+send+Valur+to+quarter-final+in+dramatic+double-header ROUND REVIEW: Turda, Dudelange, Sporting and Valur are the first four Men's Challenge Cup quarter-finalists. European Cup Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:40:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028018 19.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028018 GOG take second win in succession in Men’s EHF Cup http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028016/GOG+take+second+win+in+succession+in+Men%e2%80%99s+EHF+Cup DAY REVIEW: GOG took their second successive win, while KIF Kolding Kobenhavn and S.L. Benfica earned their first victories in Saturday’s Men’s EHF Cup matches. European Cup Sat, 18 Feb 2017 23:29:03 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028016 18.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028016 EHF Cup Group Phase debutants put to the test again http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028010/EHF+Cup+Group+Phase+debutants+put+to+the+test+again ROUND PREVIEW: Three debutants in this season’s EHF Cup Group Phase won their Round 1 matches, but Round 2 is prone to show that nothing comes easy in this top competition European Cup Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:53:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028010 17.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028010 Denmark return to the beach – and new coaches feel the pressure http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028004/Denmark+return+to+the+beach+%e2%80%93+and+new+coaches+feel+the+pressure FEATURE: The Danish Handball Federation has appointed Morten Holmen and Gorm Andersen to lead their beach handball teams at the EURO 2017 in Zagreb, Denmark’s first appearance at this level since 2013 Beach Handball Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:40:42 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028004 16.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028004 Beach handball goes back to the roots for ebt Finals http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027927/Beach+handball+goes+back+to+the+roots+for+ebt+Finals NEWS REPORT: The 2017 edition of the ebt Finals will see Europe's best beach handball teams gathering in Gaeta, Italy, the place where the first Beach Handball EURO took place in 2000 Beach Handball Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:23:20 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027927 01.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027927 France enter Beach Handball EURO 2017 in Croatia http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027821/France+enter+Beach+Handball+EURO+2017+in+Croatia NEWS REPORT: Following a 12-year absence from Europe's beach handball courts, France have again registered a team for the Beach Handball EUROs Beach Handball Thu, 22 Dec 2016 12:45:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027821 22.12.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027821 EHF and Croatian Handball Federation sign contract for Beach Handball EURO 2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026827/EHF+and+Croatian+Handball+Federation+sign+contract+for+Beach+Handball+EURO+2017 NEWS REPORT: The Beach Handball EURO 2017 will be played in Croatia's capital Zagreb from 20 to 25 June 2017. Venue of choice is the popular Jarun Lake in the city's south Beach Handball Wed, 16 Nov 2016 18:30:38 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026827 16.11.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026827 "A great as player and person" http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028001/%22A+great+as+player+and+person%22 OBITUARY: Former teammates and coaches remember Russian Olympic, world, EHF EURO champion and first EHF EURO top scorer, Vasily Kudinov, who passed away at the age of 47 on 11 February EHF Euro Events Wed, 15 Feb 2017 08:34:31 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028001 15.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/028001 Christian Prokop becomes new German national team coach http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027939/Christian+Prokop+becomes+new+German+national+team+coach NEWS REPORT: On the day of the farewell to Dagur Sigurdsson, the German Handball Federation has presented the Icelander's successor: SC DHfK Leipzig coach Christian Prokop takes over EHF Euro Events Sat, 04 Feb 2017 09:35:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027939 04.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027939 Farewell to the Bad Boys’ father http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027931/Farewell+to+the+Bad+Boys%e2%80%99+father FEATURE: After his contract officially ended on 31 January, the German Bundesliga’s All-star Game on Friday will see the emotional farewell to Germany head coach Dagur Sigurdsson EHF Euro Events Fri, 03 Feb 2017 09:57:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027931 03.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027931 2017 "RINCK" Convention Seminar takes place in Vienna http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027998/2017+%22RINCK%22+Convention+Seminar+takes+place+in+Vienna NEWS REPORT: Representatives from more than 30 signatory member federations gathered at the EHF Office on 9/10 February for the "RINCK" Convention Seminar Activities Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:00:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027998 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027998 New web periodical online http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027955/New+web+periodical+online NEWS REPORT: In this new web periodical Union of University Handball Teachers member Dr. Manuel Montoya shares his analysis of numerical inferiority actions during the positional attack phase at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Activities Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:20:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027955 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027955 Videos from EHF Master Coach Course modules published http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027896/Videos+from+EHF+Master+Coach+Course+modules+published The EHF's Competence Academy & Network has published a range of videos related to practical handball demonstrations showcased at the 2016 EHF "RINCK" Convention Open Master Coach and Licensing Course Activities Thu, 26 Jan 2017 17:10:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027896 26.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027896 EHF launches Snapchat magazine show http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027967/EHF+launches+Snapchat+magazine+show NEWS REPORT: To complement its coverage of the VELUX EHF Champions League, the EHF Media and Communications Department has launched “The Handball Zap” for Snapchat, a magazine show specifically produced for the growing social media channel Other News Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:36:41 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027967 10.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027967 Kurtovic and Sagosen earn January’s Player of the Month award http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027959/Kurtovic+and+Sagosen+earn+January%e2%80%99s+Player+of+the+Month+award NEWS REPORT: After team gold and silver for Norway at the Women’s EHF EURO and the Men’s World Championship respectively, Norway’s best also reap individual awards as Amanda Kurtovic and Sander Sagosen are awarded EHF Players of the Month Inside the EHF Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:55:32 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027959 09.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027959 Germany top 2016 nations team ranking http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027868/Germany+top+2016+nations+team+ranking After ranking seventh in 2015, Germany’s national teams took the top position in European handball in 2016 Inside the EHF Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:50:00 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027868 17.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027868 Axitour Communication Systems signs three-year partnership to equip top referees http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027949/Axitour+Communication+Systems+signs+three-year+partnership+to+equip+top+referees The EHF has announced a new partnership with Dutch company Axitour Communication Systems to supply its top referees with headsets Press Statements Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:09:33 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027949 07.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027949 Future Women's World Championships go to Spain and Denmark/Norway/Sweden http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027921/Future+Women%27s+World+Championships+go+to+Spain+and+Denmark%2fNorway%2fSweden NEWS REPORT: The International Handball Federation has awarded the Women's World Championships in 2021 and 2023, with the 2021 event being hosted by Spain and the trio of Denmark, Norway and Sweden hosting the event in 2023 World Championships Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:38:49 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027921 31.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027921 Bekescsabai Elöre NKSE's appeal rejected http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027996/Bekescsabai+El%c3%b6re+NKSE%27s+appeal+rejected NEWS REPORT: EHF Court of Appeal upholds the decision of first instance and hence confirmed the €500 fine to be paid by the Hungarian club Official Statements Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:02:22 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027996 14.02.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027996 Ukrainian Handball Federation fined http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027880/Ukrainian+Handball+Federation+fined NEWS REPORT: The Court of Handball has imposed of fine of 2,000 euro on the Handball Federation of Ukraine for a breach of the EHF EURO Qualification Reguations. Official Statements Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:12:34 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027880 19.01.2017 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/027880 Denmark dethrone defending champions France at Rio 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026389/Denmark+dethrone+defending+champions+France+at+Rio+2016 REVIEW: Denmark have won gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, beating defending champions France 28:26 in the final on Sunday. Germany won bronze with a 31:25 win against Poland Olympic Games Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:50:08 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026389 22.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026389 Russia claim women's gold at Rio 2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026386/Russia+claim+women%27s+gold+at+Rio+2016 REVIEW: Russia's women's team has won gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, beating France 22:19. Bronze went to 2008 and 2012 champions Norway who won 36:26 against the Netherlands Olympic Games Sun, 21 Aug 2016 14:03:44 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026386 21.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026386 Narcisse's buzzer beater sees France reaching Olympic final http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026383/Narcisse%27s+buzzer+beater+sees+France+reaching+Olympic+final REVIEW: Two of the most dominating teams in world handball have reached the final of the 2016 Olympic Games, with defending champions France beating Germany 29:28 and Denmark ousting Poland with the same result Olympic Games Sat, 20 Aug 2016 08:16:30 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026383 20.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026383 Russia shatter Norway's dream of third Olympic gold http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026380/Russia+shatter+Norway%27s+dream+of+third+Olympic+gold REVIEW: Russia have beaten Norway in a thrilling women's Olympic semi-final to fight for gold on Saturday against France who beat the Netherlands Olympic Games Fri, 19 Aug 2016 12:04:14 GMT http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026380 19.08.2016 http://www.eurohandball.com/article/026380