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Handball at the
2008 Summer Olympics
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Tournament details
Host country  China
Dates 9 August - 24 August
Teams 24 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s) (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Gold medal blank.svg  France (Men)
 Norway (Women)
Runner-up Silver medal blank.svg  Iceland (Men)
 Russia (Women)
Third place Bronze medal blank.svg  Spain (Men)
 South Korea (Women)
Fourth place  Croatia (Men)
 Hungary (Women)
The Beijing National Indoor Stadium prepared for the final handball matches.
Gold medalists France collect their medals on August 24, 2008

Handball competitions at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics were held from August 9, to August 24, at the Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium and National Indoor Stadium. Medals were awarded for both Men's and Women's team events. A NOC was permitted to enter one Men's team and one Women's team in the handball competitions.

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Medal summary

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men
details
 France (FRA)  Iceland (ISL)  Spain (ESP)
Women
details
 Norway (NOR)  Russia (RUS)  South Korea (KOR)

Participating teams

Handball at the
2008 Summer Olympics
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Tournament
men  women
Rosters
men   women
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Men

Group A
Group B

Women

Group A
Group B

References


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