The European Women’s Handball Championships will be expanded from 16 to 24 teams in 2024, it has been announced.
Hosts France beat Olympic champions Russia to win first European Womem’s Handball Championships title
Hosts France added the European Women’s Handball gold medal to their world title tonight as they defeated Olympic champions Russia 24-21 in an enthralling final at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris.
Hosts France beat The Netherlands 27-21 to earn a place in the final of the European Women’s Handball Championships on Sunday (December 16), where they will face Russia, who won their semi-final against Romania 28-22.
Angola secured their 10th African Women’s Handball Championships title in the past 11 editions – and 13th since the event started in 1974 - with a 19-14 win over Senegal in Brazzaville Congo.
Defending champions Norway kept their hopes of reaching the semi-finals at the European Women’s Handball Championship alive as they beat The Netherlands 29-16 in France.
South Korea beat hosts Japan in the final of the Women's Asian Handball Championships in Kumamoto to win the title for the fourth consecutive year.
Hosts Japan will meet South Korea in the final of the Asian Women’s Handball Championships after defeating China 23-21 in Kumamoto.
France moved to the top of the main round group one standings at the European Women’s Handball Championships thanks to a 29-23 win over Denmark.
Defending champions Norway suffered their second defeat in the preliminary round of the European Women’s Handball Championships in France, going down 31-23 to Romania at the Brest Arena.
Hosts Japan cruised past Iran today 31-8 at the Asian Women’s Handball Championships in Kumamoto to remain unbeaten in Group A.
Romania got their second win in as many matches to progress from Group D into the main round of the European Women's Handball Championships in France.
Hosts France defeated Slovenia 30-21 at the European Women's Handball Championships to recover from their opening day loss to Russia.
Japan defeated Australia 37-18 in their second game of the Asian Women's Handball Championships in Kumamoto to continue their strong start.
Japan thrashed New Zealand 41-5 in front of a home crowd in their opening game of the Asian Women's Handball Championships in Kumamoto.
France narrowly lose to Olympic champions Russia in the opening game of the European Women's Handball Championships in front of a home crowd.