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March 18, 2016
Denmark takes gold over Hungary
 SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -- Denmark defended its Olympic gold medal in women's handball, coming back from a six-goal deficit to beat Hungary 31-27 in Sunday's final.
 Katrine Fruelund's goal tied the game at 23-23 with 9:40 left, after Denmark fought back to overcome Hungary's six-goal lead.
Oct. 1: Full story

Russia takes team medal
 SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -- Russia beat Sweden 28-26 to win the men's Olympic team handball gold medal Saturday.
 Spain beat Yugoslavia 26-22 for the bronze.
Sept. 30: Full story

Australia's performance varies
 SYDNEY, Australia (AP) -- The only thing that Australia's women's handball team gave its fans to enjoy was a moving rendition of the national anthem.
 The team led the crowd in song before the game and then got routed 39-10 Saturday by Austria -- eliminating the home team from medal contention.
Sept. 23: Full story

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