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    The 2019 Canadian Nationals: The Legend Grows!

    by DV

    Brossard, QB, WPH Press, 5/20/19- The best players in Canadian handball gathered in Quebec for the 2019 Canadian Nationals. The Men’s Open singles draw featured former R48 top 25 pro Ryan Bowler, former #2 USHA pro and Canadian legend Danny Bell, Edmonton’s “Sugar” Shane Vigen and Canadian young guns John Audet, Jermone Santerre, Ivan Burgos, Michael Gaulton, and Alex Carew. Bowler entered Canada’s marquee event as the top seed in a section of the draw that featured two of Canada’s rising stars, Ivan Burgos and Jermome Santerre....

  • WPH Video Wrap Up

    2019 Aces Player’s Championship: Season 8 Wraps

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    Salt Lake City, UT, WPH Press, 5/19/19- Day 3: Sunday The 2019 R48, WR48, and SR48 Player’s Championships were on the line on Sunday at the Sports Mall, as the game’s elite aimed to seize the WPH Player’s Championship Belts and etch their names into Race 4 Eight history. R48 Final: Carroll vs. Danos Killian Carroll entered Sunday’s final in search of his fourth consecutive Player’s Championship title, while Danos Cordova was making his first appearance in a Player’s Championship final. Carroll entered the final on the heels of a scintillating...

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    Join WPH Patreon Now!

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    You know the World Players of Handball (#TeamR48) as a group that continues to push the chains forward with progressive and fresh innovations, as they attempt to expose the sport of handball to the masses.  As a result of this hard work, WPH staff, volunteers and members spend thousands of hours, energy and cash to assure your fingertips are always exposed to this game. By supporting the WPH here on Patreon, you will become a co-partner of #TeamR48 and will assist in the continued advancement of their mass marketing approach to handball....

  • Handball Alexa Skill

    Two New Alexa Handball Skills – Flash Briefing & Handball Radio

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    “Alexa, Play my Flash Briefing” We are very pleased to bring you an Amazon Alexa flash briefing skill (developed originally for Patreon Supporters of the WPH) – WPHLiveTV Handball News.  The skill enables you to listen to the latest news & information from around the world of handball, courtesy of WPHLiveTV.  Up-to-date tournament scores, post match recaps and previews– all updated throughout the week.  We even give scoring updates from events and have ran contests!! (To read more about “Handball...

Peter Funchion Wins the 2018/19 R48 Next Gen Cup

Posted on: May 22 2019 - 9:13am | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive, WPH R48 Pro
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Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 5/22/19– Ireland’s Peter Funchion clinched the inaugural “R48 Next Gen Cup,” honoring the top 26-and-under rising star on the tour. Funchion started the 2018/19 R48 season on the short list of favorites to win the inaugural Next Gen Cup, having already notched victories against R48 Elite stars Emmett Peixoto, Marcos Chavez, and Daniel Cordova during the 2017/18 R48 7 season. Funchion kicked off his 2018/19 R48 8 season with an 11th place finish in the 2018 R48 8 Atlanta in October, losing to Marcos Chavez in the round of 16 and dropping a close 9th place semifinal match to fellow Next Gen Star Max Langmack. Funchion was unable to attend the next five R48 8 stops,...

The 2019 Canadian Nationals: The Legend Grows!

Brossard, QB, WPH Press, 5/20/19- The best players in Canadian handball gathered in Quebec for the 2019 Canadian Nationals. The Men’s Open singles draw featured former R48 top 25 pro Ryan Bowler, former #2 USHA pro and Canadian legend Danny Bell, Edmonton’s “Sugar” Shane Vigen and Canadian young guns John Audet, Jermone Santerre, Ivan Burgos, Michael...

Posted on: May 21 2019 - 11:00am | #0
In: Elite Handball, Homepage Feature, News, News Archive
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Peter Funchion Wins the 2018/19 R48 Next Gen Cup

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 5/22/19– Ireland’s Peter Funchion clinched the inaugural “R48 Next Gen Cup,” honoring...

WPH Final 2018/19 Race 4 Eight Rankings

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 5/21/19- The 2018/19 Race 4 Eight season wrapped up in Salt Lake City on the third weekend in May with...

Join WPH Patreon Now!

You know the World Players of Handball (#TeamR48) as a group that continues to push the chains forward with progressive and fresh innovations, as they attempt to expose...

WPH Race4Eight Results: Season I thru VII (2011-Now)

The WPH R48 History of Champions and Finalists: 2011-Present The WPH, along with Simple Green and sponsors, created the first organized pro tour since 2004, when the highly successful Race4Eight Pro Handball Tour kicked off at the Jake Plummer Bash in October of 2011.  [The WPH ran the pro tour from 2006-2011 without title sponsorship]. The Race4Eight is a series of stops...

WPH Outdoor

2019 3WallBall World Championships

September 26-29 2019 Las Vegas, NV, 3WallBall Press, 4/17/19- 3WallBall and THE STRAT HOTEL are thrilled to present the 10th 3WallBall World Championships, September 26-29 2019. Racquetball, Handball, and...

Portland One-Wall Big Ball Doubles Wraps

Portland, OR, WPH Press, 8/25/18- The 4th annual Portland One-Wall Big Ball Doubles tournament was held...

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