Handball

Handball: Egypt hosts the African championship in full-capacity arenas

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 - 05:19 GMT

Dr Hassan Mostafa Hall and October international hall will host the games.

Handball: Egypt's star-studded squad arrives in Algeria

Fri, 24 Jun 2022 - 11:13 GMT

Egypt plays in Group A alongside Italy, Serbia, Slovenia and arch-rivals Tunisia.

Egypt to open 2022 African Handball Championship against Cameroon

Fri, 27 May 2022 - 11:10 GMT

The Pharaohs, the current title holders, are drawn in Group A alongside Cameroon and Morocco and the hosts picked Cameroon to face in the opening game of the competition.

Handball: Egypt national team to participate in two friendly tournaments ahead of the African championship

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 02:46 GMT

The Pharaohs, the defending champions, aim to maintain their dominance over the continent and achieve the 8th African title.

Al Ahly clinch African Handball Cup Winners' Cup title

Fri, 03 Sep 2021 - 11:10 GMT

Al Ahly achieved the prestigious title for the first time since 2018 and the club's fourth title in the competition.

President El Sisi sends an encouraging message to Egypt's handball national team

Sat, 07 Aug 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi congratulated Egypt handball national team after achieving the fourth place in Tokyo Olympic Games.

Egypt faces Spain in bronze-medal match

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 03:21 GMT

Spain lost to France 27-23 on Thursday in the semi-finals and they will face Egypt in the bronze-medal match.

El Ahmar: We still have a chance to win a medal

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:30 GMT

Ahmed El Ahmar and Yehia Khaled were Egypt's top scorers against France, having scored five goals each.

Egypt loses to France, plays for the bronze medal

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 12:24 GMT

Despite having an early lead in the first ten minutes of the game, France managed to return to the game to finish the first half in a 13-13 draw.

El Derea: This is just the beginning for a good, great team

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 - 11:18 GMT

Egypt defeated Sweden 27-22 after a sensational performance from the Pharaohs, who reached an important milestone in the journey towards winning a medal.

Handball team's director reflects on historic victory over Sweden

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 - 11:14 GMT

Egypt reached the quarter-finals after a 27-22 victory over Sweden, achieving Egypt's best ever win over the Scandinavian superpower.

Egypt defeat Sweden, reach Olympic Games quarter-finals

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 - 11:09 GMT

The Pharaohs dominated the game and outclassed their opponents to achieve Egypt's best ever victory over Sweden, the runner-up of 2021 World Cup.

Handball: Egypt opens Olympic journey with a victory over Portugal

Sat, 24 Jul 2021 - 12:15 GMT

The Egyptians secured their first two points in the group ahead of the toughest clash in the group against the reigning champions, Denmark.

Creating national strategies to support Egyptian youth: Sports min.

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 09:17 GMT

Minister of Youth and Sports Ashraf Sobhy asserted that his ministry is keen on creating national strategies to support the Egyptian youth in light of Egypt's ability to face all the challenges and organize major international events such as World Men's Handball Championship.

Al Ahly and Zamalek face off in handball league final

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 - 01:40 GMT

If the game finished in a draw, the two teams will face off again in a match to decide the league champion.

Egypt handball team faces tough group in Tokyo Olympics

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:26 GMT

The Pharaohs were drawn in Group B alongside Denmark, Sweden, Portugal, Japan and Bahrain.

Al Ahly handball ladies defeat Zamalek, secure Egyptian Cup title

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 12:22 GMT

Al Ahly women's handball team defeated arch-rivals Zamalek 27-20 on Wednesday night to snatch the Egyptian Cup title.

Al Ahly, Zamalek win in handball league

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 08:01 GMT

Al Ahly bounced back after their last-minute loss to Zamalek in the derby on Thursday with a 40-22 victory over Al Zohour.

Zamalek secure a last-minute victory in handball derby

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 06:36 GMT

The first half ended with a 15-14 lead for the Red Eagles but Zamalek fought back in the second half to win the match and jump to the top of the table.

PM praises Egypt's organization of World Men's Handball Championship amid pandemic

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 12:12 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli praised the “stunning success” of the World Championship World Men's Handball Championship that Egypt hosted, putting the country in the list of nations capable of organizing international events in unparalleled efficiency.

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