Daouda Karaboué

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Daouda Karaboué
Daouda Karaboué (Montpellier HB) - Handball player of France (4).jpg
Daouda Karaboué
Medal record
Men's handball
Competitor for  France
Summer Olympics
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2012 London Team
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2011 Sweden Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2009 Croatia Team competition
Bronze medal – third place 2005 Tunisia Team competition
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Switzerland Team competition
Gold medal – first place 2010 Austria Team competition
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Norway Team competition

Daouda Karaboué (born 11 December 1975[1] in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire) is a French handball player, he won the gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics, the 2009 World Championships and the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2]

He is currently goalkeeper for the French handball team Toulouse Handball.[1][3]

He was awarded Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur in 2008 for playing handball at the Beijing Olympics and for having 14 years of sporting activity.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (French) http://www.montpellierhandball.com/LEGENDE/joueurs.php?joueur=104
  2. ^ http://www.london2012.com/athlete/karaboue-daouda-1107493/
  3. ^ (English) http://www.ehfcl.com/men/2009-10/article/13090/Bears+brush+aside+Montpellier
  4. ^ (French) http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do;jsessionid=F1ACD4990A8DDC2C421046A82D8FC1BA.tpdjo03v_3?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000019761691&dateTexte=&oldAction=rechJO