Handball at the Olympics explained (Part one)

Find out everything you need to know about handball at London 2012 - from the rules of the sport, to the venues it will feature in, to the equipment required.

Handball is a challenging sport that requires very little equipment and is easy to pick up. In the United Kingdom, there are around 75 clubs based largely in schools, colleges, universities and sports centres.

Visit the London 2012 schedule and results page on the BBC Sport website to find out details of when the Olympic handball events are taking place, and where you can watch them.

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