Handball

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Number of players: 7
Number of back-up players: 2
Own supplies: Indoor sport shoes
Location: BASF Hall

Rules

The object of handball is to score more points than your opponent. The rules are according to the International Handball Federation (IHF).

-A team consists of 7 people, 6 players and one goalkeeper.
-A goal is scored when the ball is in the goal of the opponent.
Court players can touch the ball with any part of their body that is above the knee.
-Once a player receives ball-possession, they can pass, hold possession or shoot.
-If a player holds possession, they can dribble or take three steps for up to three seconds without dribbling.
-Only the goalkeeper is allowed to come into contact with the floor of the goal area.
-The goalkeeper is entitled to act as a court player .