1997 World Women's Handball Championship squads


The following squads and players competed in the World Women's Handball Championship in 1997 in Germany.[1]

Algeria


  1. Houda Benachi
  2. Samia Saidji
  3. Samia Boukais
  4. Dahbia Mehanek
  5. Nbila Chibani
  6. Lynda Cherik
  7. Nadjia Attafene
  8. Feriel Amoura
  9. Aicha Kouta
  10. Nadre Aouka
  11. Karima Toudjine
  12. Ouafa Mekaissi
  13. Feriel Choukra
  14. Fathia Neggazi

Angola


  1. Maria Vanga
  2. Justina Jose Joaquim Lopez Praca
  3. Anica Miguel Joao Neto
  4. Ilda Maria Bengue
  5. Felisbela Teixeira
  6. Filomena Jose Trindade
  7. Maria Teresa Neto Joaquim
  8. Teresa Ulundo
  9. Elisa Webba
  10. Ivone Mufuca
  11. Maria Cordeiro
  12. Teresa Moco
  13. Palmira Barbosa
  14. Maria Ines Jololo
  15. Domingas Cordeiro

Austria


  1. Sylvia Kundt
  2. Tatyana Dzhandzhagava
  3. Rima Sypkuviene
  4. Stephanie Ofenböck
  5. Doris Meltzer
  6. Sorina Lefter
  7. Barbara Strass
  8. Magda Materzok
  9. Edith Mika
  10. Sylvia Strass
  11. Laura Fritz
  12. Stanca Bozovic
  13. Iris Morhammer
  14. Renata Cieloch

Belarus


  1. Natallia Petrakova
  2. Marina Bratenkova
  3. Raissa Tikhonovich
  4. Alla Vaskova
  5. Natallia Sysoyeva
  6. Larysa Mezhinskaya
  7. Antonia Tchibangou
  8. Irina Tchernevskaia
  9. Tatjana Doudkina
  10. Natallia Tsvirko
  11. Tatsiana Silitch
  12. Tatjana Karovina
  13. Elena Korzun
  14. Svetlana Minevskaia

Brazil


  1. Cristina Silva
  2. Nivia Da Cruz
  3. Rose Silva
  4. Soraya Da Silva
  5. Maria De Sales
  6. Margarete Lobo Montao
  7. Dilane Azambuja Roese
  8. Veronica Gomes
  9. Vanessa Veiga
  10. Valeria De Oliveira
  11. Idalina Borges Mesquita
  12. Sandra De Oliveira

Canada


  1. Marie-Claude Gibeau
  2. Sharon Deir
  3. France Brunet
  4. Fabienne Raphael
  5. Cyndie Drolet
  6. Nancy Karpinsky
  7. Héléne Gravel
  8. Amélie Champagne
  9. Dominique Boivin
  10. Julie Hébert
  11. Caroline Pilon
  12. Véronique Mongrain
  13. Mirjana Jurcic
  14. Nathalie Brochu
  15. Caroline Coté

China


  1. Xiajiong Wang
  2. Ge Li Yu
  3. Bing Li
  4. Li Zhang
  5. Lie Chen
  6. Zhihong Che
  7. Yan Xia Cong
  8. Chao Zhai
  9. Cailing Xu
  10. Jianfang Li
  11. Wei Shi
  12. Hai Yun Chen
  13. Geng Zhang
  14. Ji Chen

Croatia


  1. Ana Maljko
  2. Barbara Jovicic
  3. Moira Botica
  4. Klaudija Klikovac-Bubalo
  5. Marija Celina
  6. Samira Hasagic
  7. Renata Pavlacic
  8. Natasa Kolega
  9. Helena Lulic
  10. Vesna Horacek
  11. Vlatka Mihoci
  12. Djana Ivandija
  13. Renata Damjanic
  14. Snjezana Petika
  15. Bozica Greguric

Czech Republic


  1. Lenka Cerna
  2. Marketa Myslivcova
  3. Zuzana Pospisilova
  4. Erika Koberova
  5. Renata Cileckova
  6. Monika Ludmilova
  7. Lenka Romanova
  8. Jarmila Majickova
  9. Gabriela Korandova
  10. Petra Valova
  11. Marie Libanska
  12. Nadezda Krejcirikova
  13. Petra Cumplova
  14. Gabriela Bartuskova
  15. Jana Arnosova

Denmark


No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Lene Rantala (1968-08-10)10 August 1968 (aged 29)
2 Anne Dorthe Tanderup (captain) (1972-04-24)24 April 1972 (aged 25)
3 Helle Simonsen (1976-08-27)27 August 1976 (aged 21)
4 CB Camilla Andersen (1973-07-05)5 July 1973 (aged 24)
5 Tina Böttzau (1971-08-29)29 August 1971 (aged 26)
6 LW Anette Hoffmann-Möberg (1971-05-05)5 May 1971 (aged 26)
8 Lone Mathiesen (1972-01-28)28 January 1972 (aged 25)
9 RW Janne Kolling (1968-07-12)12 July 1968 (aged 29)
10 Merete Möller (1978-05-07)7 May 1978 (aged 19)
11 LB Anja Andersen (1969-02-15)15 February 1969 (aged 28)
12 Gitte Sunesen (1971-12-11)11 December 1971 (aged 25)
13 Gitte Madsen (1969-03-24)24 March 1969 (aged 28)
15 LP Tonje Kjaergaard (1975-06-11)11 June 1975 (aged 22)
16 GK Susanne Munk Lauritsen (1967-10-12)12 October 1967 (aged 30)
18 P Maybrit Nielsen (1968-11-30)30 November 1968 (aged 29)
19 Karina B. Jespersen (1975-03-20)20 March 1975 (aged 22)

France


  1. Valérie Nicolas
  2. Irina Popova [fr]
  3. Catherine Pibarot [fr]
  4. Florence Sauval [fr]
  5. Sandrine Mariot Delerce
  6. Anne Loaëc
  7. Véronique Pecqueux
  8. Nathalie Selambarom
  9. Leila Duchemann
  10. Nodjialem Myaro
  11. Myriam Korfanty
  12. Stéphanie Cano
  13. Isabelle Wendling
  14. Chantal Maio
  15. Stéphanie Ludwig
  16. Véronique Demonière [fr]

Germany


  1. Michaela Schanze
  2. Emilia Luca
  3. Manuela Fiedel
  4. Anna Osiakowska
  5. Sandra Polchow
  6. Christine Lindemann
  7. Miroslava Ritskiavitchius
  8. Grit Jurack
  9. Annika Schafferus
  10. Silvia Schmitt
  11. Michaela Erler
  12. Kathrin Blacha
  13. Franziska Heinz
  14. Yvonne Karrasch
  15. Heike Schmidt
  16. Agnieszka Tobiasz

Hungary


  1. Andrea Farkas
  2. Anikó Meksz
  3. Melinda Tóth-Szabó
  4. Anita Kulcsár
  5. Ildikó Pádár
  6. Gabriella Takács
  7. Helga Németh
  8. Beatrix Balogh
  9. Ágnes Farkas
  10. Éva Erdős
  11. Rita Borók
  12. Zsófia Pásztor
  13. Fanni Kenyeres
  14. Rita Deli
  15. Katalin Pálinger
  16. Anikó Kántor

Ivory Coast


  1. Elisabeth Kouassi
  2. Emma Marcelle Negle
  3. Alimata Dosso
  4. Aimée Candide Zanzan
  5. Adéline Koudou
  6. Elizabeth Fawon Sokouri
  7. Tapé Catherine Sery
  8. Laurette Bodoua
  9. Sidonie Lourougnon
  10. Etche Philomène Koko
  11. Marie-Ange Gogbe
  12. Wandou Guchi
  13. Adélaide Tibe
  14. Paula Arlette Gondo
  15. Alice Koudougnon
  16. Celine Affoua Dongo

Japan


  1. Michiko Yamashita
  2. Ayako Yamaguchi
  3. Keiko Tamura
  4. Akane Aoto
  5. Emiko Kamide
  6. Emi Matsumoto
  7. Nana Sugihara
  8. Mineko Tanaka
  9. Miyoko Tanaka
  10. Kanako Tsuji
  11. Yumiko Tanaka
  12. Mie Fujiura
  13. Hitomi Sakugawa

Macedonia


  1. Gordana Naceva
  2. Oksana Maslova
  3. Ljubica Georgievska
  4. Biljana Naumoska
  5. Marina Abramova
  6. Mileva Velkova
  7. Mirjana Cupic
  8. Nadja Tasci
  9. Indira Kastratovic
  10. Dana Filipovska
  11. Valentina Radulovic
  12. Larisa Kiselova
  13. Klara Boeva

Norway


  1. Heidi Marie Tjugum
  2. Jeanette Nilsen
  3. Tonje Larsen
  4. Janne Tuven
  5. Susann Goksör Bjerkrheim
  6. Kari Solem Aune
  7. Sahra Hausmann
  8. Hege Kristine Lund Kvitsand
  9. Mette Davidsen
  10. Trine Haltvik
  11. Ellen Mitchell
  12. Anette Tveter
  13. Lise Kristiansen
  14. Tonje Sagstuen
  15. Monica Vik Gabrielsen

Poland


  1. Iwona Pabich
  2. Izabela Czapko
  3. Monika Studzinska
  4. Agata Szukielowicz
  5. Monika Wicha
  6. Aleksandra Pawelska
  7. Anna Garwacka
  8. Katarzyna Szklarczuk
  9. Sabina Soja
  10. Agnieszka Beata Matuszewska
  11. Joanna Jurkiewicz
  12. Renata Zukiel
  13. Justyna Sebrala
  14. Sylwia Pociecha

Romania


  1. Carmen Petca
  2. Mihaela Ciobanu
  3. Valeria Motogna
  4. Simona Gogirla
  5. Olimpia Veres
  6. Elena Iorgu
  7. Mariana Tirca
  8. Luminita Stroe
  9. Mihaela Apostol
  10. Alina-Ileana Jula
  11. Alina Nicoleta Dobrin
  12. Lacramioara Lazar
  13. Roxana Stanisor
  14. Steluta Lazar
  15. Magdalena Urdea

Russia


  1. Stella Vartanian
  2. Natalia Gritsenko
  3. Tatiana Berezniak
  4. Natalya Deriouguina
  5. Liudmila Bodnieva
  6. Irina Akhromeeva
  7. Raissa Verakso
  8. Olga Evtcherenko
  9. Ludmila Chevtchenko
  10. Irina Kalinitchenko
  11. Zhanna Sabadash
  12. Natalia Malakhova
  13. Svetlana Smirnova

Slovenia


  1. Mojca Brezova
  2. Sergeja Stefanisin
  3. Mojca Dercar
  4. Natasa Mezek
  5. Marjeta Marton
  6. Darja Skopelja
  7. Sonia Zidar
  8. Branka Mijatovic
  9. Deja Doler
  10. Anja Freser
  11. Tatjana Oder
  12. Simona Sturm
  13. Katja Kurent
  14. Irma Kapidzic
  15. Tina Randl
  16. Andreja Verbinc

South Korea


  1. Young-Ran Oh
  2. Nam-Soo Lee
  3. Hye-Jeong Kwag
  4. Soung-Yeol Oh
  5. Soon-Ja Cho
  6. Rang Kim
  7. Eun-Gyung Kim
  8. Eun-Mi Kim
  9. Hyun-Ok Kim
  10. Hyang-Ok Kim
  11. Choeng-Shim Kim
  12. Jeong-Ho Hong
  13. Sun-Hee Han
  14. Soon-Young Huh
  15. Sang-Eun Lee

Uruguay


  1. Elena Salgado
  2. Alejandra Varela
  3. Silvana Renom
  4. Marcela Schelotto
  5. Isabel Crocci
  6. Maria Cecilia Del Campo
  7. Silvana De Armas
  8. Gabriela Sebasti
  9. Mercedes Amor
  10. M. Jose Del Campo
  11. Sabrina Mujica
  12. Cecilia Lapetina
  13. Lorena Estefanell
  14. Lucia Curbello
  15. Sofia Griot

Uzbekistan


  1. Irina Skulkova
  2. Olga Suslina
  3. Anna Zikova
  4. Nadezhda Kelasyeva
  5. Tatjana Firsova
  6. Aziza Abzalova
  7. Irina Voronova
  8. Olga Atilina
  9. Elena Vasilenko
  10. Viktoria Jorjoladze
  11. Olga Adjiderskaya

References


  1. "WM 1997". Frauenhandball-Archiv (in German). Retrieved 8 December 2020.