Australia national handball team

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Association Australian Handball Federation
Coach Jan Ottosen
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Home
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 1 (First in 2000)
Best result 12th, 2000
World Championship
Appearances 7 (First in 1999)
Best result 21st, 2003
Oceania Nations Cup
Appearances 9 (First in 2004)
Best result 1st, 8 Times
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The Australia national handball team is the national handball team of Australia and is controlled by the Australian Handball Federation.[1] The team is considered the best in the Oceania region.

Current squad[edit]

This is the squad for the 2013 World Men's Handball Championship.

Head coach: Jan Ottosen

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Ognjen Latinovic (1985-08-02)2 August 1985 (aged 27) 1.80 m 48 0 Univ. of Queensland
3 LW Almir Pandzo (1992-09-02)2 September 1992 (aged 20) 1.90 m 1 0 RK Iskra Bugojno
4 RB Bevan Calvert (1986-04-04)4 April 1986 (aged 26) 1.77 m 45 130 TSV Altenholz
5 P Tommy Fletcher (1990-03-18)18 March 1990 (aged 22) 1.86 m 29 106 Skogås HK
6 P Callum Mouncey (1989-10-21)21 October 1989 (aged 23) 1.89 m 7 9 Canberra HC
7 RW Antonio Queiroz (1980-08-06)6 August 1980 (aged 32) 1.78 m 5 0 St. Kilda HC
9 RB Martin Najdovski (1990-05-22)22 May 1990 (aged 22) 1.85 m 7 6 Trelleborgs HB
10 CB Caleb Gahan (1989-08-02)2 August 1989 (aged 23) 1.90 m 9 15 Logan HC
12 GK Kristofer Karlsson (1992-10-26)26 October 1992 (aged 20) 1.87 m 4 0 AIK Handboll
14 LW Mitchell Hedges (1991-02-14)14 February 1991 (aged 21) 1.76 m 19 23 Harbourside
15 RW Daniel Kelly (1988-05-07)7 May 1988 (aged 24) 1.76 m 34 65 KFUMs Boldklub
16 GK Boris Jovanović (1986-04-28)28 April 1986 (aged 26) 1.94 m 7 0 Ankenes HK
17 RB Tim Anderson (1991-08-17)17 August 1991 (aged 21) 1.92 m 9 7 Hills HC
18 P Jay Abiera (1989-05-11)11 May 1989 (aged 23) 1.88 m 4 2 St. Kilda HC
21 LB Ognjen Matic (1989-08-21)21 August 1989 (aged 23) 1.97 m 31 44 Univ. of Sydney
31 LB Nemanja Subotic (1983-04-05)5 April 1983 (aged 29) 1.94 m 34 57 RK BASK

World Championship record[edit]

Year Position
Egypt 1999 24th
Portugal 2003 21st
Tunisia 2005 24th
Germany 2007 24th
Croatia 2009 24th
Sweden 2011 24th
Spain 2013 24th
Total 7/24

Oceania Nations Cup record[edit]

Year Position
Australia 2004 1st
Australia 2006 1st
New Zealand 2008 2nd
New Zealand 2010 1st
Australia 2012 1st
New Zealand 2014 1st
Total 6/6

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