The 2032 Brisbane Olympics will be the first time that handball has been included in the Olympic Games. Handball is a fast-paced, team sport that is popular in many countries around the world. It is a sport that requires skill, agility, and teamwork, and is sure to be an exciting addition to the Olympic Games. This article will discuss the history of handball, the rules of the game, and the impact that its inclusion in the 2032 Brisbane Olympics will have on the sport.
History of Handball
Handball is a sport that has been around for centuries. It is believed to have originated in ancient Greece, where it was played as a form of military training. The modern version of the game was developed in the late 19th century in Denmark and Germany. It quickly spread throughout Europe and is now played in over 100 countries around the world.
Rules of the Game
Handball is played on a court that is 40 meters long and 20 meters wide. The goal is to score more points than the opposing team by throwing the ball into the opposing team’s goal. Each team consists of seven players, including a goalkeeper. The game is divided into two 30-minute halves, with a 10-