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handball

1. a game in which two teams of seven players try to throw a ball into their opponent's goal
2. a game in which two or four people strike a ball against a wall or walls with the hand, usually gloved
3. the small hard rubber ball used in this game
4. Soccer the offence committed when a player other than a goalkeeper in his own penalty area touches the ball with a hand
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He said that Pakistan Handball Federation hosted an
He also welcomed the foreign handball teams in Pakistan and said the government was also establishing modern stadiums and gymnasiums at district level so that international standard matches could be arranged.
PHF is organising the event with the collaboration of the sport's global body, the International Handball Federation (IHF) for the second time the first one taking place in 2014 which the national junior side won before clinching third-place at Dhaka two years later.
Call it a higher power, but one day I saw two guys in the gym duking it out on the handball court and decided I'd ask if I could join them during their next game.
The Oman Handball Association (OHA) has won the rights to host the prestigious Asian Men's Youth Handball Championship, which will be held in Salalah from July 8-20.
Earlier, on Thursday on way to the final, BJMC beat Panchagarh district by 36-14 goals after leading the first half by 22-11 goals in the first semi-final while Bangladesh Ansar defeated Bangladesh Police Handball Club by 30-16 goals after dominating the first half by 18-8 goals in the second semis.
Elle a indique d'autre part que le comite directeur a decide "d'adopter une strategie de reconstruction de la section de handball basee sur le rajeunissement et les talents accompagnee d'un programme clair conforme a la tradition de handball bien etablie au sein du club".
President, Pakistan Handball Federation, Haji Mohammad Shafique, Vice President Javed Gill, Secretary General, Pakistan Handball Refree Association, Rana Mohammad Akram were also present on the occasion.
A source close to the IHF told TAP correspondent in Rio "Chabbah ranked third following a vote on the internet by handball players taking part in the Games for the election of six members of the athletes' commission.
The journey of the national men's handball team started long ago, but reached the peak of its fame and achievements in the 1990s.
It's difficult to explain these things, but he leaves a great legacy and many people can say that they shared an handball alley with the with greatest player that ever lived.
While Al Marzouqi was busy pursuing his career graph as a handball official, his peers had, in the meantime, advanced to promotions as Majors, and one of them even as a Brigadier in the Dubai Police force.