Handball at the 2008 Summer Olympics
|Men's Handball in Beijing 2008|
|Venue: Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium|
|Participants: 12 teams participated in the event.|
|Schedule: The final took place on Sunday, August 24, 2008 and competitions began on Sunday, August 10, 2008.|
|Format: The format for the Handball tournament included a preliminary group stage followed by quarterfinals, semifinals and finals. In the preliminary phase the 12 participating teams were split into two pools of six in a round robin format with each team playing every other team in their group. The top four teams in each pool advanced to the quarterfinals.
|These facts about Men's Handball - Handball at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database|