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List of famous female handball players, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female handball players list contains the most prominent and top females known for being handball players. There are thousand of females working as handball players in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic handball players have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a handball player then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all female handball players, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female handball players?" and "Who are the best female handball players?"

Linnea Marie Torstenson is a Swedish female handballer who plays as a left back for CSM București in the Romanian Liga Naţională and the Sweden national team. She was among the top ten goalscorers at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. She has also competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. ...more

Age: 32

Birthplace: Eskilstuna, Sweden

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Therese Islas Helgesson is a Swedish handball player. She plays for the club Nordstrand IF and for the Swedish national team. She participated at the 2008 Summer Olympics in China, where the Swedish team placed eight. ...more

Age: 32

Birthplace: Stockholm, Nacka, Sweden

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Gro Hammerseng-Edin is a Norwegian handballer playing for the Norwegian national team and Norwegian club Larvik HK. She has been the captain of the national team for several years, and in 2007 she was voted female World Handball Player of the Year. ...more

Age: 36

Birthplace: Gjøvik, Norway

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Maja Zebić is a Croatian handballer playing in the left wing position for the Croatian national team and ŽRK Vardar. ...more

Age: 34

Birthplace: Split, Croatia, Croatia

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