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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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(2012) Locomotion characteristics and match-induced impairments in physical performance in male elite team handball players.
Courses will be led by professional qualified Handball coaches who will assess the children's ages and levels and divide into groups as appropriate to ensure balance in each group.
It makes even more sense when you think of Bahrain's strong performance in handball. When these two factors combine you get a nation competing fiercely for sporting honours.
"So we were delighted when we did and it has really helped Coventry Handball Club to establish itself.
The 15,000-spectator stadium, touted to be one of the most advanced handball complexes ever built, will be the focal point of the competition, occupying an area 44,233m 2 in Al Ahli Sports Village.
"Handball is bigger than football back home in Iceland." Gunnar's brother, Robert, played professional handball in Germany, while his dad was also a keen competitor in the sport.
She said: "When London got the bid I was already playing handball and I told my mum I was going on the scheme.
physical, and anthropometric profiles of elite and sub-elite handball players.
Following their final match, Prince Nawaf bin Faisal bin Fahd bin Abdulaziz, General President of Youth Welfare crowned South Korea Handball National Team with the Championship's Cup, Qatari team with silver medals and the Saudi team with bronze medals for finished third.
A hand and arm appear on a wall in Untitled (handball); each guy's torso can be found in the diptych Untitled (watch).
Byrd-Jackson, a freshman at the University of Arizona majoring in global studies, picked up handball through the Fred Lewis Foundation for Youth Handball in Tucson.
Handball Egyptian national team - FILE CAIRO, 30 July 2019:The Egyptian fans well received the Handball Egyptian national team in Cairo International airport after coming back from Spain.