Sławomir Szmal

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Sławomir Szmal
Slawomir Szmal, Rhein-Neckar Löwen - Handball Poland (1).jpg
Personal information
Born (1978-10-02) October 2, 1978 (age 36)
Strzelce Opolskie, Poland
Nationality Polish
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 90 kilograms (200 lb)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Nickname Kasa
Club information
Current club Vive Targi Kielce
Number 1
Senior clubs
1995–1997
1997–1999
1999–2002
2002–2003
2003–2005
2005–2010
2010–
ASPR Zawadzkie
Hutnik Kraków
SC Warszawianka
Wisła Płock
TuS N-Lübbecke
Rhein-Neckar Löwen
Vive Targi Kielce
National team
1998– Poland 230 (2)[1]

Sławomir Szmal (born 2 October 1978)[2] is a Polish handball player and a member of Poland national handball team. In Poland, he played for Warszawianka Warszawa and Orlen Płock. Currently he plays for the Polish team Vive Targi Kielce.

For his sport achievements, he received, in 2007 the Gold Cross of Merit.

In 2009, Szmal was voted IHF World Player of the Year;[3] the 2nd and 3rd were Igor Vori, and Nikola Karabatić, respectively.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "XI European Championship 2014. Team Roster, Poland". EHF. Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sławomir Szmal Profile". European Handball Federation. Retrieved 13 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Player of the Year - Men 2009". IHF. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 

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