List of Famous Handball Players

List of famous handball players, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top handball players in the world? This includes the most prominent handball players, living and dead, both in America and abroad. These popular handball players are also featured on the best Olympic athletes in team handball and the most famous female handball players. This list of notable handball players is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic handball players were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned handball players.

Famous handball players on this list include Gro Hammerseng, Anders Eggert,  Katrine Lunde, and more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known handball players to the lesser known handball players of today, these are some of the best professionals in the handball player field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous handball players ever?" and "What are the names of famous handball players?" then you're in the right place.

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  • Linnea Marie Torstenson (born 30 March 1983) is a Swedish female handballer who plays as a left back for Liga Națională club CSM București. She officially retired from the Sweden national team on 21 ...more
  • Anders Eggert Magnussen (born 14 May 1982) is a Danish handball player currently playing for Skjern Håndbold. He has previously played in Denmark for GOG and german side SG Flensburg-Handewitt. He ...more
  • Oussama Boughanmi is a Tunisian handball player. He competed for the Tunisian national team at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where the Tunisian team reached the quarterfinals.
  • Therese Islas Helgesson (born 1983) 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 ...more