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Helmut Berthold

Full name: Walter Helmut Berthold
Gender: Male
Born: April 19, 1911 in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Died: 2000
Affiliations: FC Sportfreunde Leipzig, Leipzig (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Handball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Field handball was only part of the Olympic program once, at the 1936 Berlin Games. The German Reich dominated their two preliminary round matches, beating Hungary 22-0 and then the USA 29-1, before winning all three matches in the final round, including a 10-6 win over Austria in the deciding match that won the gold medal. Helmut Berthold played three matches and scored 10 goals.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Handball Men's Handball Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Handball Germany GER Final Round Match #1 1 1936-08-10 GER 19, HUN 6 2
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Handball Germany GER Final Round Match #6 1 1936-08-14 GER 10, AUT 6 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Handball Germany GER Group A Match #3 1 1936-08-08 GER 29, USA 1 8
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