Soviet Union men's national handball team


The USSR national handball team was the national handball team of the Soviet Union.

World Championships Record


Year Hosting Country Rank
1954 Sweden Did not participate
1958 East Germany Did not participate
1961 West Germany Did not participate
1964 Czechoslovakia 5th Place
1967 Sweden 4th Place
1970 France 9th Place
1974 East Germany 5th Place
1978 Denmark Runners-Up
1982 West Germany Champions
1986 Switzerland 10th Place
1990 Czechoslovakia Runners-Up

Summer Olympics Record


Year Hosting City Rank
1972 Munich 5th Place
1976 Montreal Champions
1980 Moscow Runners-Up
1984 Los Angeles Boycotted
1988 Seoul Champions
1992 Barcelona  Unified Team (EUN) Champions

Player statistics


National teams of the former Soviet republics


 ArmeniaNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 AzerbaijanNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 BelarusNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 EstoniaNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 GeorgiaNational team U-21 teamEHF
 KazakhstanNational teamU-21 teamAHF
 KyrgyzstanNational teamU-20 teamAHF
 LatviaNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 LithuaniaNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 MoldovaNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 RussiaNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 TajikistanNational teamU-20 teamAHF
 TurkmenistanNational teamU-20 teamAHF
 UkraineNational teamU-21 teamEHF
 UzbekistanNational teamU-20 teamAHF

See also