Handball at the 1984 Summer Olympics – Women's tournament

The women's tournament was one of two handball tournaments at the 1984 Summer Olympics. It was the third appearance of a women's handball tournament at the Olympic Games.

1984 Women's Olympic handball tournament
Tournament details
Host country United States
DatesAugust 1–9
Teams6
Venue(s)(in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Yugoslavia (1st title)
Runner-up South Korea
Third place China
Fourth place West Germany
Tournament statistics
Matches15
Top scorer(s)Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Jasna Kolar-Merdan
(48 goals)
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ResultsEdit

Rank Team Pld W D L GF GA Pts            
    Yugoslavia (YUG) 5 5 0 0 143 102 10 X 29:23 31:25 20:19 33:20 30:15
    South Korea (KOR) 5 3 1 1 125 119 7 23:29 X 24:24 26:17 29:27 23:22
    China (CHN) 5 2 1 2 112 115 5 25:31 24:24 X 20:19 22:25 21:16
4.   West Germany (FRG) 5 2 0 3 91 100 4 19:20 17:26 19:20 X 18:17 18:17
5.   United States (USA) 5 2 0 3 114 123 4 20:33 27:29 25:22 17:18 X 25:21
6.   Austria (AUT) 5 0 0 5 91 117 0 15:30 22:23 16:21 17:18 21:25 X

SummaryEdit

Place Nation
1   Yugoslavia (YUG)
Coach: Josip Samaržija
Svetlana Anastasovska (ORK Beograd)
Alenka Cuderman (Olimpija Ljubljana)
Svetlana Dašić-Kitić (Radnički Beograd)
Slavica Đukić (Radnički Beograd)
Dragica Đurić (Radnički Beograd)
Mirjana Đurica (Radnički Beograd)
Emilija Erčić (Radnički Beograd)
Ljubinka Janković (Radnički Beograd)
Jasna Kolar-Merdan (Lokomotiva Mostar)
Ljiljana Mugoša (Budućnost Titograd)
Svetlana Mugoša (Budućnost Titograd)
Mirjana Ognjenović (Lokomotiva Zagreb)
Zorica Pavićević (Budućnost Titograd)
Jasna Ptujec (Lokomotiva Zagreb)
Biserka Višnjić (Trešnjevka Zagreb)
2   South Korea (KOR)
Han Hwa-Soo
Jeong Hyoi-Soon
Jeung Soon-Bok
Kim Choon-Rye
Kim Kyung-Soon
Kim Mi-sook
Kim Ok-Hwa
Lee Soon-Ei
Lee Young-Ja
Shon Mi-Na
Sung Kyung-Hwa
Yoon Byung-Soon
Yoon Soo-Kyung
3   China (CHN)
Chen Zhen
Gao Xiumin
He Jianping
Li Lan
Liu Liping
Liu Yumei
Sun Xiulan
Wang Linwei
Wang Mingxing
Wu Xingjiang
Zhang Weihong
Zhang Peijun
Zhu Juefeng
4   West Germany (FRG)
Maike Becker
Elke Blumauer
Sabine Erbs
Astrid Huhn
Kerstin Jonsson
Sabrina Koschella
Corinna Kunze
Roswitha Mroczynski
Petra Platen
Vanadis Putzke
Silvia Schmitt
Dagmar Stelberg
Claudia Sturm
5   United States (USA)
Coach: Klement Capilar
Pamela Boyd
Reita Clanton
Theresa Contos
Sandra de la Riva
Mary Dwight
Carmen Forest
Melinda Hale
Leora Jones
Carol Lindsey
Cynthia Stinger
Penelope Stone
Janice Trombly
Sherry Winn
Dorothy Franco-Reed
Kim Howard
6   Austria (AUT)
Gabriele Gebauer
Milena Gschiessl-Foltyn
Karin Hillinger
Ulrike Huber
Martina Neubauer
Gudrun Neunteufel
Ulrike Popp
Karin Prokop
Vesna Radovic
Silvia Steinbauer
Maria Sykora
Monika Unger
Susanne Unger
Elisabeth Zehetner
Teresa Zielewicz

ReferencesEdit