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  • Exclusive Content

    WPH Patreons Weekly Uploads & Updates

    by DV

      WPH has uploaded more Exclusive Handball Content to the WPH Patreon Page!  (patreon.com/wphlive)   This post week we uploaded EVERY handball match from Portland, Oregon, that aired on ESPN to the Patreon Page!  You would struggle to find another place that has all of these videos on-demand.  Go to Patreon, log in, and scroll down to find the videos.  All you will have to do is ‘click’ the Play Button! In addition to the new videos, WPH also posted a pro player story that you need to read. ...

  • Alten Foundation

    R48 8 Heads to Missoula’s Red Death Jan 25-27: Students Play for Free!

    by DV

    Missoula, MT, WPH Press, 1/7/19- The World Players of Handball’s Race 4 Eight Tour is thrilled to host the 2018 Race 4 Eight 8 Montana Red Death Stop #4, January 25-27, 2019 at the Peak Racquet Center, located at 4990 Buckhouse Ln., Missoula, MT 59804. All of the action from Missoula will be broadcast live to WPH Patreon subscribers. Enter the 2019 Red Death HERE Become a WPH Patreon HERE> Only WPH Patreons will be able to watch the LIVE Broadcast from Missoula, Montana.  This event will not be streamed on ESPN; rather Patreon! The...

  • Big Easy Handball

    WPH RaceLite Stop Mardi Gras Open- New Orleans (Feb 15-17, 2019)

    by DV

    New Orleans, LA, WPH Press, 6/20/18– The World Players of Handball and the New Orleans handball community are thrilled to host the 2019 Mardi Gras Open/R48LTE, February 15-17, 2019 at the Ochsner Fitness Center, located at 1200 S. Clearview Pkwy, Harahan, LA 70123. Enter HERE The Race 4 Eight will be staged in New Orleans for third time, featuring the R48LTE and SR48 Pro, as well as A/B, C, 50+ and 60+ Master’s Singles and Doubles and Female A/B singles. The 2019 R48 8 Mardi Gras Open/R48LTE will mark...

  • Pro Schedule & Code

    2018/19 Race4Eight Professional Tour, by ESPN

    by DV

    The World Players of Handball is thrilled to announce the 2018/19 Race 4 Eight Men’s Pro, Women’s Race 4 Eight, and Senior Race 4 Eight tour seasons, featuring nine events starting in Atlanta, GA in early October and ending with the Aces Race 4 Eight Player’s Championship seven months later in Salt Lake City, UT. The Race 4 Eight Men’s Pros will compete in six “full” R48 stops and three R48LTE stops, with all nine events counting towards the official R48 Power Rankings, while the WR48 and SR48 pros will each compete in three...

Time to Shine: The Rise of Luis Cordova

Posted on: Jan 17 2019 - 11:35am | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive, Players
DV

By: Max Langmack and Kyra Vidas Atlanta, GA, WPH Press, 1/17/19- Luis Cordova may already be a recognizable face to many on the WPH Race 4 Eight pro handball tour, but his greatest chapter on the tour may only beginning. This year’s R48 season started with an upheaval in the rankings. At his home courts in Atlanta, GA, Luis “Lucho” Cordova put the R48 on notice by winning the first stop of the season with wins over R48 #5 David Fink in the quarterfinals, R48 #1 Killian Carroll in the semifinals, and his brother Daniel Cordova in a dramatic final that ended with in a 15-12 tiebreaker. The win moved Luis up the crowded and deep Elite 8 rankings and catapulted him from sixth to third on the R48 Power Rankings.   Luis followed up his...

Honoring the Great Hugh Hinman

2019 Hugh Hinman Memorial Hood River, OR, WPH Press, 1/15/19- The Hugh Hinman Memorial tournament celebrates the life of Hood River’s handball fanatic Hugh Hinman, as the Oregon handball community gathers to celebrate one of its legends in the outstanding annual tradition. Hugh Hinamn’s niece and WR48 pro Jennifer Hinman takes tremendous pride in “The Hugh,”...

Posted on: Jan 15 2019 - 2:44pm | #0
In: News, News Archive
DV

R48 8 Heads to Missoula’s Red Death Jan 25-27: Students Play for Free!

Missoula, MT, WPH Press, 1/7/19- The World Players of Handball’s Race 4 Eight Tour is thrilled to host the 2018 Race 4 Eight...

WPH RaceLite Stop Mardi Gras Open- New Orleans (Feb 15-17, 2019)

New Orleans, LA, WPH Press, 6/20/18– The World Players of Handball and the New Orleans handball community are thrilled...

JR WPH Argo Classic Clinic

Pensacola, FL, WPH Press, 1/13/19- The Flying Cordovas held multiple instructional clinics at the 2019 WPH/USHA Argo Collegiate Classic, as R48 #3 Danos Cordova and R48...

’19 The Gaffney Recaps

The 2019 John Gaffney Memorial: GAA 40×20 Ranking Event 1/13/19, WPH Press, Ballaghaderreen Co. Roscommon, Ireland- The John Gaffney Memorial Handball Tournament, sponsored by Drury Oils Ltd., served as the first 40×20 GAA singles ranking event of 2019 and third 40×20 GAA ranking event of the 2018/19 season, with current All Ireland 40×20 champion and Irish #1...

WPH Outdoor

The 2018 3WallBall Sports Festival Wraps

Day 3: Sunday Las Vegas, NV, WPH Press, 9/29/18 The 10th 2018 3WallBall Sports Festival concluded on Sunday, with the game’s best outdoor men’s and women’s stars from the east and west coasts playing electrifying...

Las Vegas, 3WB Outdoor World’s (Re-post from Feb ’18)

(Original post from Feb 20th, 2018, HERE) World Players of Handball Foundation, of Tucson, Arizona, announcement: ...

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