British Handball News


​Britain end Finnish experience with loss against hosts

7 Nov 2021, 18:37

Great Britain ended their 2023 IHF Men’s World Championship – Qualification Europe with a defeat against host nation Finland on Sunday night.

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​Valuable experience gained as GB succumb to Estonia

6 Nov 2021, 20:10

The day after their emotional return to a handball court following two years without a match, Great Britain’s men’s side faced their second opponents in less than 24 hours in the 2023 IHF Men’s World Championship – Qualification Europe group in Finland.

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Georgia provide tough test as GB men return to action after two years

5 Nov 2021, 22:35

​It was a long time coming, but Great Britain finally returned to competitive handball action on Friday (5 November) when the senior men’s team faced Georgia in their opening match of the four-team 2023 IHF Men’s World Championship – Qualification Europe group in Finland.

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​GB Squad named for Men’s World Championship qualifiers

27 Oct 2021, 08:20

GB Men’s Head coach Ricardo Vasconcelos has named an 18-strong squad for the IHF World Championship qualifiers from 5-7 November in Helsinki, Finland.

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​British Handball Association is Recruiting a Part-Time Performance Co-Ordinator

22 Oct 2021, 07:01

This new part-time role will be responsible for leading the operational planning and implementation of national teams.

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​Update from the Chair of the British Handball Association: October 2021

15 Oct 2021, 16:31

Paul Bray, Chair of the British Handball Association provides an update of activities.

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​New Board Director: Finance & Corporate Governance

12 Oct 2021, 06:49

The British Handball Association (BHA) has appointed Colleen Walker as Director (Finance & Corporate Governance) to its Board.

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British handball men to resume competition after two-year break

7 Oct 2021, 16:24

The Great Britain men’s senior handball team are set to play their first competitive matches in over two years as they get ready to appear in the International Handball Federation’s 2023 IHF Men’s World Championship – Qualification Europe Phase 1 in Finland from 5-7 November.

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​British Handball and hummel join forces

22 Jun 2021, 10:00

Three-year partnership with world’s leading handball sportswear brand announced.

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​GB teams withdraw from summer 2021 European competitions

10 Jun 2021, 14:21

Following lengthy discussions and a thorough review by its Board, the British Handball Association has withdrawn its teams from competitions set to be held in the summer of 2021 due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, both in the United Kingdom and Europe.

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