Handball

The International Handball Federation (IHF) has barred Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates from retaking their places at the 2015 Men’s World Championship in Qatar.

Bahrain and United Arab Emirates have reversed their decision to withdraw from the International Handball Federation’s (IHF) 2015 Men’s World Championship in Qatar.

The Handball Federation of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has opted to follow its Bahrain counterpart in withdrawing from the 2015 Men’s Handball World Championship, which is being hosted by Qatar.

The European Handball Federation has announced the hosts of the 2018 and 2020 men’s and women’s European Championship and confirmed that the governing body’s flagship men’s event will be expanded in six years’ time.

The Netherlands Handball Federation (NHV) remains banned from hosting any European Handball Federation (EHF) national team competitions until December 2016 following a ruling by the federation’s court of arbitration (ECA).

The European Handball Federation (EHF) has revealed details of Sweden, Austria and Norway’s proposal to co-host the 2020 European Championships, with the organisation stating that its flagship men’s national team event is now “likely” to be the first involving 24 teams and held in three countries.

The French Handball Federation (FFHB) has concluded a year-long selection process by announcing its nine proposed host venues for the 2017 World Men’s Championship.

German Handball Bundesliga club Rhein-Neckar Löwen has signed a 10-year marketing partnership with the IMG agency.

The European Handball Federation (EHF) has announced its hosting plans for the Men’s Euro 2016 national team competition in Poland, including an extended tournament playing schedule.

The European Handball Federation (EHF) has agreed to revamp the format of its men’s Champions League club competition, while an expanded men’s European Championships could be in place as soon as the 2020 event.

The International Handball Federation (IHF) has announced that Qatari pay-television broadcaster Al Jazeera has become its global media rights partner for the 2015 and 2017 Men’s and Women’s World Championships.

The European Handball Federation (EHF) has agreed a two-year extension for its annual club showpiece, the Final4, to remain in the German city of Cologne until at least 2016.

The 2014 European Handball Federation (EHF) Cup Finals will take place in the German capital of Berlin, the governing body has confirmed.

The International Handball Federation (IHF) has named Denmark and Germany as joint hosts of the 2019 Men’s World Championship.

Denmark and Germany have launched a joint bid to host the 2019 IHF (International Handball Federation) Men's Handball World Championship.

Denmark – this year’s men’s Handball World Championships finalist – has submitted its bid concept to host the 2019 edition of the event.

The European Handball Federation (EHF) has revealed that seven nations have bid to host its European Championship events in 2018 and 2020.

London GD Handball Club are set to move into the Copper Box Arena in the city's Olympic Park.