Australia women's national handball team

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Association Australian Handball Federation
Coach Jason Hoppner
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Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 1 (First in 2000)
Best result 10th (2000)
World Championship
Appearances 7 (First in 1999)
Best result 23rd (1999, 2003)
Oceania Nations Cup
Appearances 6 (First in 1997)
Best result 1st (6 Times)
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The Australia women's national handball team is the national Handball team of Australia. It is governed by the Australian Handball Federation, and takes part in international team handball competitions.

IHF World Championship record[edit]

Year Position
Denmark / Norway 1999 23rd
Croatia 2003 23rd
Russia 2005 24th
France 2007 24th
China 2009 24th
Brazil 2011 24th
Serbia 2013 24th
Total 7/21

Oceania Nations Cup record[edit]

Year Position
Australia 1997 1st
Australia 2005 1st
New Zealand 2007 1st
Australia 2009 1st
New Zealand 2011 1st
New Zealand 2013 1st
Total 6/6

Current squad[edit]

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

Head coach: Jason Hoppner

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Kim Harbort (1987-09-04)4 September 1987 (aged 26) 1.80 m 22 0 Australia Northern Panthers
2 LB Shelley Roy (1974-08-02)2 August 1974 (aged 39) 1.75 m 54 236 Australia Sydney University HC
3 P Olivia Doherty (1982-01-06)6 January 1982 (aged 31) 1.65 m 19 20 Australia Melbourne HC
4 LW Aminta Thomas (1990-10-31)31 October 1990 (aged 23) 1.75 m 31 59 Australia Sydney University HC
5 P Kristina Lindblom (1992-08-20)20 August 1992 (aged 21) 1.69 m 2 5 Sweden Ludvika Handball Club
6 RB Daniela Cook (1978-03-16)16 March 1978 (aged 35) 1.76 m 10 30 Australia Sydney University HC
7 RW Solveig Sørensen (1982-08-09)9 August 1982 (aged 31) 1.69 m 26 80 Denmark Team Haderslev
8 LB Sally Potocki (1989-02-11)11 February 1989 (aged 24) 1.78 m 35 105 Germany Dortmund Handball
11 CB Emma van Bussel (1989-05-02)2 May 1989 (aged 24) 1.65 m 12 11 Australia Sydney University HC
12 GK Catherine Kent (1981-01-15)15 January 1981 (aged 32) 1.72 m 44 1 France Narbonne Handball
14 CB Madeleine McAfee (1993-02-05)5 February 1993 (aged 20) 1.72 m 30 65 Australia Logan Wizards HC
15 CB Vanja Smiljanic (1990-01-27)27 January 1990 (aged 23) 1.70 m 19 87 Australia Melbourne HC
16 LB Rosalie Boyd (1987-10-21)21 October 1987 (aged 26) 1.78 m 37 56 Australia Griffith University HC
17 LW Victoria Brunsberg (1991-04-02)2 April 1991 (aged 22) 1.72 m 20 84 Australia Sydney University HC
61 LW Lilly Bentwitch (1983-11-14)14 November 1983 (aged 30) 1.65 m 17 31 Australia Harbourside Handball
77 P Ana Meded (1996-03-19)19 March 1996 (aged 17) 1.78 m 2 2 Australia Melbourne HC

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