Many people may have a big interest in sports since long time ago. There are so many sports competitions which are conducted in order to fulfill the fans’ interest in such sports activities. One of the most popular sport is handball. There are so many handball clubs which are competing to be the best one. One of the clubs is the Handball Club Hamburg.
What is it? The Handball Hamburg refers to a popular handball club which is from Hamburg Germany. Currently, this handball club involves in the third Liga Nord. The full name of this handball club is Handball Sports Verein Hamburg e.V. whereas the short name is HSV Hamburg. This handball club was founded in 1999 because of the merger of the former handball clubs namely VfL Bad Schwartau and HSV Lubeck. After that, the club was relocated to Hamburg so that it can grow well.
The Club’s Accomplishments There are a lot of accomplishments which have been got by this handball club. They are Handball-Bundesliga in 2011, National Cup of Germany in 2006 and 2010, EHF Champions League in 201, EHF Cup Winner’s Cup in 2007, and National Supercup of Germany in 2004, 2006, 2009, and 2010. There is a brief explanation of some of the leagues. First, the Handball-Bundesliga is the top league of German professional handball. Toyota has been the sponsor of this league since 2007. Therefore, this league is also called the Toyota Handball-Bundesliga. However, this league was sponsored by the Deutsche Kreditbank AG which then leads to the change of the league name into DKB Handball-Bundesliga.
Then, the EHF Champions League is the most crucial handball club competition among men’s teams in Europe. This league also involves the leading clubs from the nations of European. This competition is conducted every year by EHF. The VELUX has been being the sponsorship of this competition since the 2010-2011 season.
The Handball Hamburg also became the winner of the EHF Cup Winner’s Cup in 2007. The EHF Cup Winner’s Cup is an official competition which gathers men’s and women’s handball clubs from Europe which have won their national cup every year. Thus, this competition can be regarded as one of the top leagues in Europe.
Those are some explanations regarding the Handball Club Hamburg. By seeing the achievements of this club, this handball club has a lot of probabilities to be the best handball club in the world.