Hungary 2018: Profile – Norway

Hungary 2018: Profile – Norway

Coaches: Vigdis Holmeset, Geir Oustorp   Key players: Mari Finstad Bergum (centre back), Karoline Olsen (left wing)   Qualification information: European qualification tournaments – Group 5 winners     History in tournament: 1977: 7th, 1979: 7th, 1981: DNQ, 1983: 9th,...
Brazil and Argentina finish group phase on top

Brazil and Argentina finish group phase on top

The 2018 Men’s Pan American Championship is seeing the emergence of the traditional rivalry between Brazil and Argentina, as the two teams who have shared the trophy between them over the last two decades have finished the group phase with perfect records.   After...
18th Mediterranean Games ready in Spain

18th Mediterranean Games ready in Spain

The 2018 edition of the Mediterranean Games are starting today in Tarragona, Spain, taking place from 22 June to 1 July. The event features 10 days of competition in 33 sporting disciplines across 16 municipalities, attracting around 4,000 athletes from 26 different...
Hungary 2018: Profile – France

Hungary 2018: Profile – France

Coach: Eric Baradat   Key players: Janelle Blonbou (right back)   Qualification pathway: Women’s 19 EHF EURO 2017 – winners   History in tournament: 1977:13th, 1979: 6th, 1981: 7th, 1983: 8th, 1985: 10th, 1987: 9th, 1989: DNQ, 1991: 12th, 1993: DNQ, 1995: 5th, 1997:...
IHF Trophy Central Asia set to begin in Almaty

IHF Trophy Central Asia set to begin in Almaty

The IHF Trophy Central Asia will be held from June 23 to 27 in Almaty, Kazakhstan, with five nations contesting the event for Youth and Junior men’s national teams. The line-up in the Youth age category includes Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, while Kazakhstan,...
Hungary 2018: Profile – Paraguay

Hungary 2018: Profile – Paraguay

Coach: Enrique Menendez   Key Players: Fernanda Insfran (Left Back), Paula Fernandez (Left Wing)   Qualification for Hungary 2018: 2018 Women’s Junior Pan American Championship, Goiania (BRA) – 3rd place   History in Tournament: 1977-2016: DNQ   Overview   From 21-25...
Four teams unbeaten after Day 3 in Nuuk

Four teams unbeaten after Day 3 in Nuuk

The 2018 Men’s Pan American Championship is well underway in Nuuk, Greenland and after three days of competition, there are still four teams which are undefeated: Argentina and Chile in Group A and Brazil and hosts Greenland, who make good use of the home field...
Hungary 2018: Profile – Iceland

Hungary 2018: Profile – Iceland

Coach: Stefan Arnarson   Key Players: Marian Eradze (Back), Louisa Thompson (Back), Sandra Erlingsdottir (Centre Back)   Qualification for Hungary 2018: European qualification tournament – Group 4 Runners-Up   History in Tournament: 1977-1997: DNQ, 1999: 18th,...
Australia and New Zealand take continental honours

Australia and New Zealand take continental honours

Païta, New Caledonia was the setting for the 2018 IHF Trophy Oceania and after six competition days (10-15 June), the Australia junior team and New Zealand’s youth were all smiles, celebrating their victories.   “We’re incredibly satisfied with the results. For the...