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Handball

Games: 12 games in 11 countries
Events: 2

Sports:

Participants: 2,479 (1,550 men and 929 women) from 46 countries
Youngest Participant: ALG Kamel Maoudj (14 years, 336 days), 1984 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: RUS Andrey Lavrov (42 years, 142 days), 2004 Summer Games
Top Athlete Medalist(s): KOR Oh Seong-Ok and URS EUN RUS Andrey Lavrov (4 medals)
Top Country Medalist(s): KOR South Korea (7 medals)

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Country Medal Leaders

Rk Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 South Korea 2 4 1 7
2 Soviet Union 4 1 1 6
3 Yugoslavia 3 1 1 5
4 Norway 2 2 1 5
5 Sweden 0 4 0 4
6 Romania 0 1 3 4
7 Spain 0 0 4 4
8 Denmark 3 0 0 3
9 Croatia 2 0 1 3
10 France 2 0 1 3
11 Russia 1 1 1 3
12 East Germany 1 1 1 3
13 Hungary 0 1 2 3
14 Germany 1 1 0 2
15 Unified Team 1 0 1 2
16 Czechoslovakia 0 1 0 1
17 Austria 0 1 0 1
18 Iceland 0 1 0 1
19 West Germany 0 1 0 1
20 Montenegro 0 1 0 1
21 China 0 0 1 1
22 Switzerland 0 0 1 1
23 Poland 0 0 1 1
24 Ukraine 0 0 1 1

Athlete Medal Leaders

Rk Athlete Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Andrey Lavrov (RUS, URS, EUN) 3 0 1 4
2 Oh Seong-Ok (KOR) 1 2 1 4
3 Venio Losert (CRO) 2 0 1 3
4 Vasily Kudinov (EUN, RUS) 2 0 1 3
5 Larysa Karlova (URS) 2 0 1 3
6 Zinaïda Turchyna (URS) 2 0 1 3
7 Aleksandr Tuchkin (URS, RUS) 2 0 1 3
8 Im O-Gyeong (KOR) 1 2 0 3
9 Hong Jeong-Ho (KOR) 1 1 1 3
10 Talant Duyshebayev (ESP, EUN) 1 0 2 3
11 Magnus Andersson (SWE) 0 3 0 3
12 Ola Lindgren (SWE) 0 3 0 3
13 Staffan Olsson (SWE) 0 3 0 3
14 Tomas Svensson (SWE) 0 3 0 3
15 Pierre Thorsson (SWE) 0 3 0 3
16 Magnus Wislander (SWE) 0 3 0 3
17 Heo Sun-Yeong (KOR) 0 2 1 3
18 Oh Yeong-Ran (KOR) 0 2 1 3
19 Ştefan Birtalan (ROU) 0 1 2 3
20 Adrian Cosma (ROU) 0 1 2 3
21 Alexandru Fölker (ROU) 0 1 2 3
22 Nicolae Munteanu (ROU) 0 1 2 3
23 Radu Voina (ROU) 0 1 2 3
24 Demetrio Lozano (ESP) 0 0 3 3

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