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List of notable or famous handball players from iceland, with bios and photos, including the top handball players born in iceland and even some popular handball players who immigrated to iceland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous iceland handball players then this list is the perfect resource for you. These handball players are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known handball player from iceland is included when available.

Everything from Patrekur Jóhannesson to Alexander Petersson is included on this list.

This historic handball players from iceland list can help answer the questions "Who are some iceland handball players of note?" and "Who are the most famous handball players from iceland?" These prominent handball players of iceland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected iceland handball players.

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Alexander Petersson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Handball Players from Iceland
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Alexander Petersson is an Icelandic handball player of Latvian and Baltic German origin, who currently plays for the Iceland national handball team and Rhein-Neckar Löwen. Alexander was voted the Icelandic sports person of the year 2010 by the Icelandic Sport Press Association. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 37

Birthplace: Riga, Latvia

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Arnór Atlason is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Handball Players from Iceland
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Arnór Atlason is an Icelandic handball player, currently playing for Saint-Raphaël Var Handball. He also plays for the Icelandic national handball team. Arnór proved to be one of the best players in his position during the 2008 Olympics, scoring 4 goals against France in the final. Arnór was the top scorer for Iceland and fourth overall in the 2010 Handball European Championship, with 39 goals out of 66 shots, behind Nikola Karabatic who had 40 goals out of 73 shots. He was also the highest assister with 27 assists out of 8 games, with Nikola Karabatić behind with 25, Ivano Balić and Jícha tied third with 24, however Jícha played two matches less games. Arnór also had the second highest ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 33

Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

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Arnor Thor Gunnarsson


Arnor Thor Gunnarsson is a handball player. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 30

Birthplace: Akureyri, Iceland

Aron Pálmarsson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Handball Players from Iceland
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Aron Pálmarsson is an Icelandic handball player, currently playing for THW Kiel. He also plays for the Icelandic national handball team and played a big part for the team as they earned a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic games and the bronze medal at the 2010 European handball championship in Austria. He gained attention while playing for the team FH Hafnarfjörður before he transferred to THW Kiel. In 29 December 2012 won Aron the adwards "Best athlete of the year 2012". ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 27

Birthplace: Hafnarfjörður, Iceland

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