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Handball at the Mediterranean Games

Handball

Handball has been played consistently at the Mediterranean Games since the year 1967 for men except in 1971 and since the year 1979 for women except 1983. The Yugoslavian national handball team is the most successful men's team and the French women's national handball team is the most successful team for women.

Contents

Men's tournamentsEdit

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game
  Gold medalist Score   Silver medalist   Bronze medalist Score Fourth place
1967
Details
 
Tunis
 
Yugoslavia
n/a  
Spain
 
Tunisia
 
1971
Details
 
İzmir
Cancelled Cancelled
1975
Details
 
Algiers
 
Yugoslavia
 
Spain
 
Algeria
 
Tunisia
1979
Details
 
Split
 
Yugoslavia
 
Italy
 
Tunisia
 
France
1983
Details
 
Casablanca
 
Yugoslavia
 
Algeria
 
Spain
 
Tunisia
1987
Details
 
Latakia
 
Algeria
 
France
 
Spain
 
Syria
1991
Details
 
Athens
 
Yugoslavia
 
Egypt
 
Italy
 
Greece
1993
Details
 
Languedoc-Roussillon
 
Croatia
 
France
 
Slovenia
 
Egypt
1997
Details
 
Bari
 
Croatia
21 – 20  
Italy
 
Spain
31 – 27  
Slovenia
2001
Details
 
Tunis
 
Croatia
25 – 24[1]  
Tunisia
 
France
22 – 21[2]  
Spain
2005
Details
 
Almería
 
Spain
28 – 21  
Croatia
 
Tunisia
32 – 26  
Serbia & Montenegro
2009
Details
 
Pescara
 
Serbia
35 – 31  
France
 
Tunisia
28 – 24  
Turkey
2013
Details
 
Mersin
 
Egypt
28 – 23  
Croatia
 
Turkey
32 – 26  
Italy
2018
Details
 
Tarragona
 
Croatia
24 – 23  
Tunisia
 
Spain
30 – 19  
Turkey
2021
Details
 
Oran

^n/a A round-robin tournament determined the final standings.

Men's medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Yugoslavia5005
2  Croatia4206
3  Spain1247
4  Algeria1113
5  Egypt1102
6  Serbia1001
7  France0314
8  Tunisia0246
9  Italy0213
10  Slovenia0011
  Turkey0011
Totals (11 nations)13131339

Women's tournamentsEdit

Year Host Gold medal game Bronze medal game
  Gold medalist Score   Silver medalist   Bronze medalist Score Fourth place
1979
Details
 
Split
 
Yugoslavia
 
Spain
 
Italy
 
Algeria
1983
Details
 
Casablanca
Cancelled Cancelled
1987
Details
 
Latakia
 
Italy
 
France
 
Spain
 
Syria
1991
Details
 
Athens
 
Yugoslavia
 
France
 
Spain
 
Italy
1993
Details
 
Languedoc-Roussillon
 
Croatia
 
France
 
Spain
 
Slovenia
1997
Details
 
Bari
 
France
 
Croatia
 
Slovenia
 
FR Yugoslavia
2001
Details
 
Tunis
 
France
26 – 21[3]  
Spain
 
Slovenia
32 – 26[4]  
FR Yugoslavia
2005
Details
 
Almería
 
Spain
30 – 29  
Serbia & Montenegro
 
Croatia
26 – 22  
France
2009
Details
 
Pescara
 
France
33 – 32
Over Time
 
Turkey
 
Montenegro
30 – 25  
Spain
2013
Details
 
Mersin
 
Serbia
25 – 19  
Slovenia
 
Croatia
25 – 24  
Montenegro
2018
Details
 
Tarragona
 
Spain
27 – 23  
Montenegro
 
Slovenia
30 – 29  
Macedonia
2021
Details
 
Oran

Women's medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France3306
2  Spain2237
3  Yugoslavia2002
4  Croatia1124
5  Serbia1102
6  Italy1012
7  Slovenia0134
8  Montenegro0112
9  Turkey0101
Totals (9 nations)10101030

All-time medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Yugoslavia7007
2  Croatia53210
3  France36110
4  Spain34714
5  Serbia2103
6  Italy1225
7  Algeria1113
8  Egypt1102
9  Tunisia0246
10  Slovenia0145
11  Montenegro0112
  Turkey0112
Totals (12 nations)23232369

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.
  2. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.
  3. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.
  4. ^ "Updates on Mediterranean Games" (2008-04-24) Tunisia Online. Archived from the original. Retrieved on 2012-08-09.

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