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Willi Brinkmann

Full name: Wilhelm "Willi" Brinkmann
Gender: Male
Born: October 25, 1910 in Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: February 12, 1991 in Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: TuRU Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf (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. Willi Brinkmann played three matches including the deciding game against Austria.

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 #4 1 1936-08-12 GER 16, SUI 6 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Handball Germany GER Final Round Match #6 1 1936-08-14 GER 10, AUT 6 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Handball Germany GER Group A Match #1 1 1936-08-06 GER 22, HUN 0 1
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