EHF – or the European Handball Federation – organizes every year men and women handball tournaments in which top teams from European countries take part.
Both domestic and international handball competitions constantly grew in popularity in the last years, and it is especially big in Europe. In January 2020, the European Men’s Handball Championship enjoyed record audiences: over 500,000 people watched the games live in the arenas, over 1,000,000 watched the streaming on ehfTV, and the EHF EURO social media channels totalled 12 million video views.
Played by teams of seven people, handball benefits from a rapid gameplay with a lot of action, with two 30-minute halves during which tens of goals are usually scored. The rules of the game are generally easily understood by bettors, and usually, the bets are placed on win/draw or on a handicap.
Popular betting markets: Asian handicap, Over/Under, Total Goals
Top handball competitions and tournaments:
- The World Championship
- The European Championship
- The EHF European League
- The Handball-Bundesliga
- The Champions League
- StarLigue (France)