Handball is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each pass a ball using their hands with the aim of throwing it into the goal Team members : 7 per side (including goalkee. Handball. Federation. Rules of the game. Edition: 1 July The Rules Text, the Comments, the IHF Hand Signals, the Clarifications to the. [For up-to-date statutes of the rule please consult the International Handball Federation website.] A traditional game consists of two minute periods for men's.
The Rules of Handball (Team Handball or Olympic Handball) - EXPLAINED! The timekeeper then immediately interrupts the game by sounding an acoustic signal and stops the time. Players can advance the ball by throwing it from player to player down the court. Goalkeepers are allowed outside this line. FAQ Contact Us Jobs Site Map. Body contact is permitted by the defenders trying to stop the attackers from approaching the goal. It must be securely bolted either to the floor or the wall. The goal posts and the crossbar must be made out of the same material e.