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Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Handball

All time
# new interpretation
Handball rule changed after Fulham-Tottenham controversy
The International Football Association Board (IFAB) made the announcement in a statement.
# Analysis
What most pundits are overlooking in the Premier League handball debate
A decision at the end of the Tottenham-Newcastle game last weekend has caused much uproar.
# ouchtown
ESPN is rebranding a channel to 'ESPN 8: The Ocho' for one day in honour of Dodgeball
‘If it’s almost a sport, we’ve got it here.’
# conall mccavitt
Man arrested as handball star remains in serious condition following hit-and-run incident
PSNI are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred in Crossmaglen at 6.20am yesterday morning.
# Interview
Paul Brady on his retirement dilemma, decorated handball career and pain of defeat
Weeks after his 37th birthday, the five-time world champion finds himself at a crossroads.
# Croke Park
Bertie Ahern-brokered peace deal ends long-running handball dispute
The GAA and the Irish Handball Council Sport Centre have finally reached an agreement after years of bitter rivalry.
# Controversy
'Ireland have decided to forget about Thierry Henry handball incident'
Martin O’Neill also complained that France have a “disproportionate” amount of time to recover for the game.
# Game Over
Irish defender leaves Dundee United days after walk-off incident
But manager Mixu Paatelainen insists Gavin Gunning’s exit has nothing to do with the handball controversy.
# Taking it hard
'He was probably never quite the same referee again. It changed him as a man'
Howard Webb believes fellow referee Martin Hansson has struggled to deal with making the wrong call during Ireland’s 2010 World Cup play-off against France.
# Handball
Did Seamus Coleman momentarily forget he was playing football not GAA?
The Irish defender was penalised for swiping the ball away with his hand in the box.
# Hand of Gaul
Henry: I told Irish players I handled ball and I was vilified by press
‘I spoke honestly – it was a reflex. A reflex by a competitor, just like when you reach out for the ball on the line when your goalkeeper is beaten.’
# Ballin'
With 10 grand at stake, 'it's kill or be killed' in top level handball
Ireland’s premier handballer Paul Brady admitted relief at claiming victory in the season’s first ‘Major’ in LA.
# ridiculous
VIDEO: Norwegian kid goes full showboat with frontflip handball goal
Fourteen-year-old Espen Smeplass is about to enjoy (at least) 15 minutes of fame.
# Reading List
Mike Tyson, handball, and the story behind Ireland's newest sports magazine
Two “handball nerds” are working to give one of the GAA’s original sports the coverage that it deserves.
# 5-year grudge
Henry fails to take 156 tweets of handball bait in #AskThierry
The French striker opted to focus on Arsenal and the MLS in his Twitter session this afternoon.
‘Death snuck in and took a handballer away’ – remembering Barry Nash
Paul Fitzpatrick remembers Barry Nash, the young Clare hurler and handballer killed recently in a road accident.
Munster GAA pay tribute after tragic deaths of Limerick referee and Clare handballer
Shane Hourigan and Barry Nash tragically died in road accidents in recent days.
# Almost
Former Clare hurler almost wins $10,000 at US handball tournament
Diarmuid Nash just missed out on the top prize.
# Uh oh
People are ragin' that Graham Norton didn't ask Thierry Henry about THAT handball incident
We’re still not over it, apparently.
# Spin City
Wait till you see the spin on this goal from the European Handball Championships
This is worth 10 seconds of your time.
# action
The Thierry Henry flipbook is fantastic
Sadly, no sign of that handball in it.
# Handball
Robbie McCarthy is the All-Ireland handball champion again
McCarthy beat eight-time champion Eoin Kennedy in Williamstown earlier today.
# Ready to go
Irish handball star McCarthy set to put title on the line against Kennedy
The Mullingar man says he is taking nothing for granted ahead of this weekend’s challenge.
# play it again
Opinion: Sport needs to move into the 21st century and embrace instant replay
Hawk-Eye and its like are fine, but sport has more issues of contention than just scores argues Steven O’Rourke
# Bizarre
VIDEO: Without doubt the flukiest handball goal we've ever seen
A French goalkeeper accidentally scores on his opposite number with an outstretched leg.
ESPN commentator Jon Champion earns 'a talking to' for Suarez cheat talk
The TV broadcaster was not impressed by the Liverpool striker’s handball yesterday.
# Handball
VIDEO: What do you make of Luis Suarez's goal against Mansfield?
The Liverpool striker appeared to blatantly handle the ball before scoring in the FA Cup third round today.
# Cheeky
VIDEO: Here's what happens when you kiss an Italian handball athlete during a game
Ivan Stuffer was not happy following the incident in question.
# Ready to go
Handball preview: Brady hoping to complete dream double
Along with Michael Finnegan, he takes on Luis Moreno and Andy Nett in the Open Doubles final this evening.
# Handball
'There's no doubt who's the greatest that has ever laced a pair of gloves'
He’s finally garnered some recognition for his incredible achievements, but the journey to the top hasn’t been easy for Paul Brady.
# Champion
Brady lifts World Handball title
The Mullahoran man triumphed against American Luis Moreno in last night’s men’s singles final at the CityWest.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Wednesday
Letting slip a four-goal lead, Jogi? What’s the German for schadenfreude?
# Final Countdown
Handball world championships: Glory awaits Brady in final act
Paul FitzPatrick looks forward to tonight’s men’s singles final where Cavan’s Paul Brady will look to win his fourth World Handball title against Luis Moreno.
# Handball
Handball World championships: Brady and Moreno to book final spots
Paul Fitzpatrick previews tonight’s Men’s Open Singles world handball semi-finals at CityWest.
# Wrap
World Handball Championships latest: Heavyweights still standing at CityWest
Ireland’s Paul Brady has advanced to the last 16, after beating New York’s Cesar Sala.
# Glossary
A novice's guide to the Handball World Championships: Knowing your dump shots from your crotch serves
The action begins today in CityWest.
# honesty
VIDEO: Miroslav Klose holds his hand up, referee disallows his goal
Lazio’s Miroslav Klose talked himself out of a goal last night when he admitted handling the ball to the referee.
# Game Over
Sheridan hoping for fairytale ending to brilliant handball career
Handball veteran Tom Sheridan plays his final senior match this Saturday. Twenty-six years after his first senior All Ireland win, he told Paul Fitzpatrick that he has no regrets.
# final day
In pictures: London 2012, Day 16
The final medals were handed out as Great Britain prepared for a huge send-off.
# Stage Is Set
Féile na nGael set for capital throw-in
Dublin hosts the 42nd Féile na nGael competition with this year’s opening group games starting this afternoon.