Handball at the 1976 Summer Olympics

Handball at the 1976 Summer Olympics featured competition for men and women.[1]

Handball at the
1976 Summer Olympics
Handball
Tournament details
Host country Canada
Dates18–28 July
Teams18
Final positions
Champions Soviet Union (men)
 Soviet Union (women)
Runner-up Romania (men)
 East Germany (women)
Third place Poland (men)
 Hungary (women)
Fourth place West Germany (men)
 Romania (women)
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On 26 July, a Croatian nationalist ran onto the field of play during the men's match between SFR Yugoslavia and West Germany and set fire to the Yugoslav flag before being detained by security.[2]