Igor Karacic is EHF CL Final4 MVP

← Previous Story RK VARDAR are VELUX EHF CL 2019 winners! Next Story → Rogerio Moraes Ferreira: I didn’t even dream about two titles in Cologne Igor Karacic is the Most Valuable Player of the VELUX EHF Champions League Final4.Most Valued Player of the VELUX EHF FINAL4 is @HCVardar‘s Igor Karacic! #veluxehfcl #ehffinal4 #hellocologne pic.twitter.com/lAIF7w0Gl9— EHF Champions League (@ehfcl) June 2, 2019photo: Jozo Cabraja, kolektiff Igor Karacic MVP

ROAD TO EHF EURO 2020 Latvia write handbal history

Here are the complete results of the Men’s EHF EURO 2020 qualification matches played on WednesdayIsrael – Germany 25:40Kosovo – Poland 23:23Germany 5 – 10Israel 5 – 4Poland 5 – 3Kosovo 5 – 3Group 2:Switzerland – Croatia 28:33Belgium – Serbia 26:37Croatia 5– 9Switzerland 5 – 6Serbia 5 – 4Belgium 4 – 1Group 3:Turkey – North Macedonia 25:26Greece – Iceland 28:28North Macedonia 5 – 7Island 5 – 6Turkey 5 – 4Greece 5 – 3Group 4:Latvia – Slovenia 25:24Estonia – Netherlands 18:30 (Thursday)Slovenia 5 – 8Latvia 5 – 8Netherlands 4 – 2Estonia 4 – 0Group 5:Finland – Czech Republic 24:26BiH – Belarus 25:31Czech Republic 5-8Bih 5-6Belarus 5 – 4Finland 5 – 0Group 6:Romania – Portugal 17:00 (Thursday)Lithuania – France 18:00 (Thursday)France 4 – 6Portugal 4 – 6Romania 4 – 2Lithuania 4 – 2Group 7:Slovakia – Hungary 20:21Italy – Russia 18:45 (Thursday)1.Hungary 5 – 92. Russia 4 – 53. Italy 4 – 44. Slovakia 5 – 0Group 8:Ukraine – Denmark 30:33Faroe Islands – Montenegro 19:30 (Thursday)Denmark 5 – 8Ukraine 5-6Montenegro 4 – 3Faroe Islands – 4 – 1 ← Previous Story Telekom Veszprem are back to SEHA Gazprom League Next Story → 35 teams want to play at VELUX EHF CL 2019/2020 read more

Tough draw for Kumamoto – France Netherlands and Norway to clash before

Women’s IHF World Championship 2019 Groups are ready for the Women’s IHF World Championship 2019.Five venues in Kumamoto, Japan, will host the tournament of 24 best nations which will be also decisive for Olympic Games 2020.The first three teams from groups A and B, but, C and D, as well, will qualify for the Main Round. Two best from both groups will clash during final weekend in December 2019.Places 2-7 will qualify for the Olympic qualification tournaments. ← Previous Story Draw for Women’s World Championship 2019 on Friday in Tokyo Next Story → Dominik Klein – DO Handball #13: My goal is to make handball in Munich stronger read more

EHF CL 20182019 lineup confirmed

All 16 teams for the VELUX EHF Champions League Groups A and B and also all 12 sides for Groups C and D have been confirmed as the EHF Executive Committee members reached their decision on the teams taking part in the 2019/20 season.The group phase draw will take place on Thursday 27 June at 18:00 hrs at the Erste Campus in Vienna and will be streamed on ehfTV.com but also on ehfTV YouTube channel and EHF Champions League Facebook page.A draw preview and the seeding list with pots will be published in the beginning of next week at ehfCL.com.VELUX EHF Champions League 2019/20 Group PhaseGroups A&BHC Meshkov Brest (BLR)HC PPD Zagreb (CRO)Aalborg Handbold (DEN)SG Flensburg-Handewitt (GER)Barça (ESP)Paris Saint-Germain HB (FRA)Telekom Veszprém HC (HUN)HC Vardar (MKD)Elverum (NOR)PGE VIVE Kielce (POL)FC Porto Sofarma (POR)RK Celje Pivovarna Lasko (SLO)HC Motor Zaporozhye (UKR)——————————————–THW Kiel (GER)Montpellier Handball (FRA)MOL-Pick Szeged (HUN)Groups C&DCocks (FIN)Dinamo Bucuresti (ROU)Chekhovskie Medvedi (RUS)IK Sävehof (SWE)Kadetten Schaffhausen (SUI)Tatran Presov (SVK)——————————————–GOG (DEN)Bidasoa Irun (ESP)HC Eurofarm Rabotnik (MKD)Orlen Wisla Plock (POL)Sporting Lisbon (POR)IFK Kristianstad (SWE) EHF CL 2018/2019 ← Previous Story Dominik Klein – DO Handball #13: My goal is to make handball in Munich stronger Next Story → RK Vardar and PSG Handball to lead EHF CL 2019/2020 groups read more

This is how Bidasoa Irun were doing 24 years ago…

After 23 years the best European handball will be played in Irun. Bidasoa Irun, the EHF Champions League winners 1995 are back in the European elite competition as Spanish vice-champions.Take a look how it was in golden era, when they won title against RK Zagreb in the “hell” of “Ledena dvorana” in Croatian capital…. Bidasoa Irun ← Previous Story Gyori Audi ETO KC in Group D with Krim and Savehof Next Story → Men’s EHF EURO 2020 draw: France vs Norway, Spain against Germany at the start! read more

Mens EHF EURO 2020 draw France vs Norway Spain against Germany at

Draw for the Men’s EHF EURO 2020 is held in Vienna. The reigning champions Spain will play in Group C in Trondheim together with Germany, while WCh 2017 finalists Norway and France will clash also in the Preliminary Round for points which have to be taken for the Main Round in Malmo.Two best teams from Groups A,B and C, and on the other side, D, E and F, will make two Main Round Groups in Vienna and Trondheim.EHF EURO 2020 will be held in three countries for the first time (Austria, Norway, Sweden) with 24 teams.Tournament will be played between January 9-26. Men’s EHF EURO 2020 ← Previous Story This is how Bidasoa Irun were doing 24 years ago… Next Story → Ukrainian Handball Federation stops Motor Zaporozhye to play SEHA League read more

MJsCAMP – the good cop and the bad cop back in the

The Polish representatives have known each other for many years spent in national team and PGE VIVE Kielce. They are not only teammates but also friends, what helps them by the project.“We complete each other well,” Jachlewski says, “I don’t feel myself strong with things like checking if everyone eats everything during the meals, on the other hand Michał is great with that!”, he laugs. “Michał is the bad cop and I am the good cop. On the court however we share our duties 50/50. We are coaches, refferees, mates.”The camp lasts 10 days. It started on Monday and will end on Thursday, 04.07.PHOTO: Daniel FrymarkMJsCAMP Michał Jurecki & Mateusz Jachlewsk Michał Jurecki & Mateusz Jachlewski youth handball camp takes place for the third time. Over 80 talented kids from the whole Poland for 10 days does everything to become a professional handball player having fun and making friendships under the eye of well-known Polish internationas.Over 80 kids from all over Poland takes part in Michał Jurecki & Mateusz Jachlewski MJsCAMP. MJsCAMP is a handball youth camp, which 3rd edition this year takes place in a nice village Rudno at the lake in Greater Poland, close to the town Kościan, where Michał Jurecki was born.The main part of the sports programme are handball trainings, but the main goal of the camp is first of all to have fun, make new friendships and fall in love with sports activity. In the second row Jurecki and Jachlewski look for talents that would join the ranks of future handball national team. Each year kids have a lot of different activities, this time they try their skills in slackline with very talented Polish slackliner, Kamil Dudek, play basketball, train their speed of reaction with professional Quick Lights Sports equipment (special lights used f. eg. to goalkeeper’s training).“The idea of making a camp came from Mateusz,” Jurecki says, “We had a couple of chats, at the beginning I was rather sceptic, but then I realised it’s a great idea! Handball is something I would love to be involved after my career as well, so for me it’s a great opportunity to gain an experience.”“Leading trainings for kids is not difficult! It’s a great fun!,” adds Jachlewski. ← Previous Story Robert Weber for stronger HSG Nordhorn-Lingen Next Story → Gyori Audi ETO KC in Group D with Krim and Savehof read more

Junior World Championship 2019 Danish buzzerbeater for win against Norway

Junior World Handball Championship 2019 The Junior World Handball Championship 2019 began in Spanish cities of Vigo and Pontevedra.One of the most interesting matches of Day 1 between Denmark and Norway fulfilled expectations as Danes won in the last attack – 32:31.Norway-Denmark 31-32 (14-20) Norway: Tord Lode 6, Ole Naerland 5, Andreas Haugseng 4, Thomas Boilesen 3, Simen Pettersen 3, Vetle Ronningen 3, Sindre Heldal 2, Leander Seime 2, Rassin Haugseng 1, Alexander Mitrovic 1, Sander Simonsen 1.Denmark : Nikolai Vinther 11, Jens Plougstrup 3, Mathias Gidsel 3, Frederik Iversen 3, Emil Laerke 3, Mathias Moller 3, Andreas Magaard 2, Lukas Jorgensen 1, Oliver Norlyk 1, Frederik Tilsted 1, Jonathan Wurtz 1. ← Previous Story Ahmed Elahmar to stay at Zamalek SC Next Story → Danijel Saric finds third team in Qatar read more

AMERICA EUROPE ALL TOGETHER at 4th Masters Handball World Cup 2020 –

INFORMATION info@mhworldcup.comFACEBOOK PAGE WEBSITE 4th Masters Handball World Cup The 4th Masters Handball World Cup 2020 will be held between May 14 and May 17 at the same place, city of Omis, announced organizers of one of the biggest event for ex-handball players. For the fourth year in a row, handball boys (+35, +40 and +50) and girls (+30 and +40) will play for the trophies in beautiful environment of Adriatic Sea, but even more enjoy fantastic time and get new friends from all over the world.Last year, teams from 12 countries attented tournament in Omis, while the next edition will be certainly even bigger as teams from Costa Rica, Brazil, Portugal, Hungary, Romania already booked their places in the first 48 hours after application period began. ← Previous Story “Play like Egyptians” – “Pharaons” extend winning series against France Next Story → “RECEIPT FROM SKOPJE” – Veszprem have a new fitness coach Marija Lojanica read more

IN MEMORIAM – Joszef Simon

← Previous Story Serbian Handball Federation publish video with referees’ mistakes in match against Egypt Next Story → France beat Egypt for the final! Handball world received a terrible news that our colleague and friend, iconic person of Hungarian and European handball journalism, Joszef Simon, died in car accident at age 64.Handball-Planet.com will remember our Simon as one of the best persons who we meet during our 9 years-work, who had a great impact on promotion of our sport in Hungary through his work in Nemzeti Sport.Joszef was a regular member of our expert’s Jury in all Handball-Planet.com Voting Contests.We will remember you…rest in peace. Joszef Simon read more

Sodal Per Morten invented eye threat in handball – Rojevic sent off…

Sodal Per Morten ← Previous Story 30:29 – Denmark and Egypt first quarter-finalists at Junior WCh 2019 Next Story → VIDEO: Norge junior buzzer beater for quarter-final against Egypt An interesting situation happened during the second half of Junior World Championship 2019 match between Serbia and Egypt. Norwegian Sodal Per Morten gave firstly two minutes suspension and than sent off Serbian coach Boris Rojevic.At the beginning of the video, it is clear that Serbian coach only looking at French referee without any comment. However, even that “eye threat” was enough for Sodal Per Morten to stand up from his chair…Take a look and write comment below… read more

ROAD TO TOKYO 2020 Who will take first Olympic ticket in Lima

PanAmerican handball tournament ← Previous Story 3 GOLD & ONE SILVER: 1998 the best French generation ever! Next Story → Brazilian girls win Olympic tickets for Tokyo 2020! Battle for Tokyo 2020 games starts at PanAmerican Games in Lima on July 31.The Champions of handball tournament will go directly to the Olympic tournament in Japan next year, while the finalists will get a place at Olympic qualification tournament.Eight teams are gathered in two groups with Argentina, Brazil and Chile as three biggest favorites to win the tournament.Here is the schedule. Two best teams will meet at semi-final, while final is scheduled on August 5.Group A1 Argentina 2 Chile 3 Cuba4 United States 31 July 201913:00v Cuba v Chile31 July 201920:30v Argentina v United States1 August 201915:30v United States v Cuba1 August 201920:30v Chile v Argentina2 August 201913:00v United States v Chile2 August 201918:00v Argentina v CubaGroup B1 Brazil 2 Mexico 3 Peru (H) 4 Puerto Rico 31 July 201915:30v Puerto Rico v Peru31 July 201918:00v Brazil v Mexico1 August 201913:00v Mexico v Puerto Rico1 August 201918:00v Peru v Brazil2 August 201917:30v Mexico v Peru2 August 201920:30v Brazil v Puerto Rico read more

DANKE ALFRED Spectacular farewell game for Alfred Gislason in Kiel

It was a special night in Kiel in which 9.000 fans and all the legends came to say “thank you Alfred Gislason”.The 59-years old Icelandic coach ended his era in THW Kiel, where he won a lot of trophies in period 2008-2019 and became one of the all-time greatest handball coaches. With is Bundesliga and EHF Champions League titles in SC Magdeburg, his era in German handball can be called “golden”.His wife Kara and him had a special treatment in the match between teams of Kiel and Magdeburg, who won everything under his leadership. Stefan Kretzschmar, Bennet Wiegert, Olafur Stefansson, Marcus Ahlm, Kim Andersson, Momir Ilic, Christian Sprenger, Dominik Klein, where just some of the names who came to say “thank you” once again for amazing years.CAREER AS A COACH: 1991–1997KA Akureyri (coach-player) PHOTO: THW KIEL 2006–2008Iceland 1997–1999VfL Hameln 1999–2006SC Magdeburg 2006–2008VfL Gummersbach 2008–presentTHW Kiel ← Previous Story Steffen Weinhold to stay in Kiel until 2022 Next Story → 3 GOLD & ONE SILVER: 1998 the best French generation ever! read more

KEZILABDA ON FIRE Hungary beat France

← Previous Story Youth WCh 2019 – Day 4, all four groups in the halls Next Story → Youth WCh 2019 – DAY 5: Portugal win group B, last round to find winners of Group B Hungary beat France 26:25 in the Round 3 of the Youth World Handball Championship 2019 in North Macedonia.Take a look on decisive moments of the clash…Sweden – Canada 38:16Egypt – Chinese Taipei 36:25STANDING:Hungary 6France 4Sweden 4Egypt 4Canada 0Chinese Taipei 0PHOTO: IHF, WCh 2019

Elverum to host derby against PSG Handball at Hakons Hall in Lillehammer

← Previous Story YOUTH WCh 2019: Portuguese buzzer-beater for win against Serbia Next Story → Youth WCh 2019 – Norway VS Spain, Argentina VS Denmark Elverum handball Elverum Handball proudly presents Håkons Hall as a venue for the Champions League-fixture between Elverum and Paris Saint-Germain.The match will be played Saturday, September 28 at 17. 30h.The hall was built against the 1994 Olympics and finished February 1 1993. There has been played several championships in the arena, and the World Cup-final in 1999 is the match that has gatheredmost people, with 11.200 spectators.PSG Handball are the club with the world-class stars like Nikola Karabatic, Mikkel Hansen and the world’s best player 2018, Norwegian superstar Sander Sagosen. The tickets for the big game will be released Sunday, August 18 in the evening, in Elverum Handball’s app, and on the club’s website for tickets.“We are very proud of our performance in Europe the last seasons. This season we get the ultimate test for how good we can be both on and off the pitch. We will meet big teams during the whole season, and the home-game against PSG will be the biggest club-game in Norway in the last 22 years, maybe ever, said Elverum Håndball managing director, Mads Fredriksen.“We wish to make a big event for as much people as possible. We have therefore chosen Håkons Hall. We hope spectators from the whole country come to Lillehammer this weekend. Our goal is tosmash our old record of 6.042 spectators, and the dream is to fill the arena.Chief of marketing in Elverum Handball, Kalle Bjørkman:“Getting Paris Saint-Germain with Sander Sagosen and Mikkel Hansen to EHF Champions League makes my pulse raise by just thinking of it. What if we can beat the WC-record between Norway andFrance from 1999, when 11.200 people came. It is an incredible motivation for the club and our fantastic fans. Elverum Handball head-coach, Michael Apelgren:“It is a fantastic opportunity to get a big team to Norway for a Champions League-game, where we can show that Norwegian club-handball is moving in the right direction.PSG Handball star Sander Sagosen:“It is a dream for me to play Champions League in Norway. Let us make this match to the biggest club-match in Norway ever! Photo credits: EH Media read more

Youth WCh 2019 – Day 4 all four groups in the halls

Here are the schedule for the Youth World Handball Championship 2019 – Day 4.Group A:16:30h CROATIA – SAUDI ARABIA18:30h SPAIN – SLOVENIA20:30h NORWAY – CHILEGroup B:10:30h SWEDEN – CANADA12:30h FRANCE – HUNGARY14:30h EGYPT – CHINESE TAIPEIGroup C:16:30h DENMARK – NIGERIA18:30h JAPAN – ARGENTINA20:30h BAHRAIN – MACEDONIAGroup D:10:30h ICELAND – PORTUGAL12:30h GERMANY – SERBIA14:30h TUNISIA – BRAZILPHOTO: Filip Viranovski ← Previous Story VIDEO: Costa makes Portugal happy Next Story → “KEZILABDA ON FIRE”: Hungary beat France! read more

Red card examples – YES or NO

The first day of the Youth World Handball Championship in Skopje, North Macedonia, brought a lot of interesting moments.Apart of the results, some interesting situations happened from the referees’ point of view.It’s on you to give us your opinion about these two situation in which refferes reacted differently (video 1 – red card, video 2 – no)… Red card? YES NOView Results  Loading … ← Previous Story Chema Rodriguez to play more at Saran Loiret Next Story → AFTER ONLY FEW DAYS IN POLAND? Andreas Wolff is the new PGE Vive Kielce captain  Loading …PHOTO: Filip Viranovski, WCh 2019 Red card? YES NOView Results read more

Jose Toledo had knee surgery – RK Vardar next three months without

The reigning EHF Champions League winners RK Vardar Skopje will miss their new member Jose Toledo for the next three months.The Brazilian right back had surgery on his meniscus which caused him troubles in the past, so he will be out for the first months of the new season.The 25-years old Toledo came to Skopje from Orlen Wisla Plock. Jose ToledoRK Vardar ← Previous Story AEK Athens are the first finalists of Struga 2019 Next Story → Eurofarm Rabotnik – AEK to play final in Struga

Hussein Ali Zaki about Egyptian success Our secret is a big heart

Egypt made a tremendous success at YOuth World Handball Championship 2019 in North Macedonia. After bronze medal of generation 1998 at Junior World Championship 2019 in Spain, boys born 2000 made a step forward in Skopje, where they won the world’s title, the first ever of one non-European team.The true legend and probably the biggest name of African handball ever, Hussein Ali Zaki (Egypt), was a part of the coaching staff who opened a new chapter of handball history in VIP Arena “Boris Trajkovski”:I think our secret is the big heart. All European teams are very strong, When our guys lost against France, we tried to calm down them and to shared our experience. After that match, we won all the other match, and this success will be one step up in their carriers.PHOTO: IHF, Filip Viranovski ← Previous Story Egyptians MVP and TOP scorer of the Youth World Championship 2019 Next Story → “The new star is born”, remember his name Mads Hoxer Hangaard read more

Young Pharaons at the Top of the World

The new chapter of handball history is open in Skopje’s hall “Boris Trajkovski”. The first non-European national team became the Youth World Handball Champion.The team of Egypt beat Germany 32:28 (19:13) at the final match to make everyone proud in Africa and the rest of the world. From the first moment African squad was in lead against European powerhouse.Egyptians played tremendous tournament to make even better result than their junior team who ended third at World Championship 2019 in Spain.Amazing summer for Egyptian handball… ← Previous Story Denmark win second bronze in generation 2000 Next Story → VIDEO: Egyptian celebration in Skopje! Egypt handballYouth World Handball Championship 2019 read more