Romania women's national handball team

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Association Romanian Handball Federation
Coach Ambros Martín
Most caps Mariana Tîrcă (335)
Most goals Mariana Tîrcă (2043)
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 4 (First in 1976)
Best result 4th (1976)
World Championship
Appearances 22 (First in 1957)
Best result 1st (1962)
European Championship
Appearances 11 (First in 1994)
Best result 3rd (2010)
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Romania women's national handball team
Medal record
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 1956 West Germany
Gold medal – first place 1960 Netherlands
Gold medal – first place 1962 Romania
Silver medal – second place 1973 Yugoslavia
Silver medal – second place 2005 Russia
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Denmark
European Championship
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Denmark/Norway
The team in 2015, under Tomas Ryde.

Romanian women's national team is the handball team, supervised by the Romanian Handball Federation and that represents Romania in the international matches.

As of 2014 it was the only team in the world that had qualified for all World Championships.[1]

Results[edit]

Olympics[edit]

World Championship[edit]

Handball (outdoor)[edit]

Handball (indoor)[edit]

European Championship[edit]

GF World Cup[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the 2016 European Women's Handball Championship.[2]

Head coach: Ambros Martín

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
2 RW Aneta Pîrvuț (1989-06-22) 22 June 1989 (age 27) 1.64 m 12 17 Romania Dunărea Brăila
3 LB Gabriella Szűcs (1984-08-31) 31 August 1984 (age 32) 1.79 m 21 10 Romania Dunărea Brăila
5 RB Melinda Geiger (1987-03-28) 28 March 1987 (age 30) 1.77 m 84 219 France Brest Bretagne Handball
6 P Crina Pintea (1990-04-03) 3 April 1990 (age 27) 1.86 m 27 38 Germany Thuringer HC
7 CB Eliza Buceschi (1993-08-31) 31 August 1993 (age 23) 1.75 m 45 110 Romania Dunărea Brăila
8 LB Cristina Neagu (1988-08-26) 26 August 1988 (age 28) 1.80 m 149 649 Montenegro ŽRK Budućnost Podgorica
10 LW Elena Florică (1992-05-11) 11 May 1992 (age 24) 1.74 m 10 21 Romania HCM Râmnicu Vâlcea
13 CB Cristina Laslo (1996-04-10) 10 April 1996 (age 21) 1.76 m 0 0 Romania Universitatea Cluj-Napoca
14 LW Ana Maria Iuganu (1990-02-25) 25 February 1990 (age 27) 1.75 m 3 5 Romania CSM Roman
16 GK Denisa Dedu (1994-09-27) 27 September 1994 (age 22) 1.82 m 20 2 Romania Corona Brașov
17 RB Laura Popa (1994-06-29) 29 June 1994 (age 22) 1.81 m 7 21 Romania Universitatea Cluj-Napoca
19 LB Cristina Zamfir (1989-09-29) 29 September 1989 (age 27) 1.83 m 8 17 Romania S.C.M. Craiova
20 GK Yuliya Dumanska (1996-08-15) 15 August 1996 (age 20) 1.78 m 1 0 Romania S.C.M. Craiova
22 P Oana Manea (1985-04-18) 18 April 1985 (age 32) 1.75 m 193 433 Romania CSM București
30 GK Paula Ungureanu (1980-03-30) 30 March 1980 (age 37) 1.80 m 163 2 Romania CSM București
31 CB Mădălina Zamfirescu (1994-10-31) 31 October 1994 (age 22) 1.77 m 7 15 Romania Dunărea Brăila
85 P Florina Chintoan (1985-12-06) 6 December 1985 (age 31) 1.78 m 111 151 Romania Universitatea Cluj-Napoca
89 RW Laura Chiper (1989-08-21) 21 August 1989 (age 27) 1.73 m 34 52 Romania Corona Brașov

2016 Olympics squad[edit]

The following is the Romanian roster in the women's handball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. view · talk

Head coach: Sweden Tomas Ryde

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
3 LB Gabriella Szűcs (1984-08-31)31 August 1984 (aged 31) 1.79 m 5 3 Romania Dunărea Brăila
5 RB Melinda Geiger (1987-03-28)28 March 1987 (aged 29) 1.77 m 70 165 France Brest Bretagne Handball
7 CB Eliza Buceschi (1993-08-31)31 August 1993 (aged 22) 1.75 m 26 54 Denmark FC Midtjylland
8 LB Cristina Neagu (1988-08-26)26 August 1988 (aged 27) 1.80 m 128 521 Montenegro Budućnost
9 CB Aurelia Brădeanu (1979-05-05)5 May 1979 (aged 37) 1.79 m 253 637 Romania CSM București
11 LB Gabriela Perianu (1994-06-20)20 June 1994 (aged 22) 1.87 m 23 45 Romania Dunărea Brăila
12 GK Ionica Munteanu (1979-01-07)7 January 1979 (aged 37) 1.75 m 17 0 Romania Universitatea Cluj-Napoca
15 LW Valentina Ardean-Elisei (1982-06-05)5 June 1982 (aged 34) 1.75 m 205 807 Romania S.C.M. Craiova
22 P Oana Manea (1985-04-18)18 April 1985 (aged 31) 1.75 m 274 355 Romania CSM București
25 LW Camelia Hotea (1984-10-28)28 October 1984 (aged 31) 1.74 m 38 60 Romania Corona Brașov
30 GK Paula Ungureanu (1980-03-30)30 March 1980 (aged 36) 1.80 m 140 2 Romania CSM București
85 P Florina Chintoan (1985-12-06)6 December 1985 (aged 30) 1.78 m 106 140 Romania Universitatea Cluj-Napoca
88 RB Patricia Vizitiu (1988-10-15)15 October 1988 (aged 27) 1.77 m 35 48 Romania HCM Râmnicu Vâlcea
89 RW Laura Chiper (1989-08-21)21 August 1989 (aged 26) 1.73 m 15 30 Romania Corona Brașov

Notable players[edit]

Several Romanian players have seen their individual performance recognized at international tournaments.

All-Star Team
Top scorers
Others

References[edit]

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