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    McMahon Captures the Triple Crown

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    Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 8/21/18- Ireland’s Martina McMahon completed a historic World Championships in Minneapolis, MN, winning the Women’s Wall Ball Open Singles, Women’s 4-Wall Open Singles, and Women’s Open 4-Wall Open Doubles for an unprecedented “Triple Crown.” Unsure if she would enter the Wall Ball singles, McMahon decided close to the deadline to participate at the request of GAA Handball. “I really had no expectations in the Wall Ball, I suppose,” admitted McMahon. “I really didn’t prepare for the Wall Ball, which is...

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    WPH R48Pro VIII Kicks Off in Atlanta! Oct 5-7, 2018

    by DV

    Join us for the Ron Cook Peachtree Open & WPH Race4Eight Professional Handball Tour Stop #1 (Season 8) HERE> – October 5th-7th, 2018 Lilburn, Georgia – Recreation Atlanta – This Event will kick off the 8th WPH R48Pro Season and will bring in players from around the globe. Come join us as a player, fan or spectator in one of the most family-friendly venues in all of Handball. The Entry is open to the public now and is highlighted by divisions for Women, Juniors, Amateurs, Elite Pros, Skilled, Age Division; Singles,...

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    2018/19 Race4Eight Professional Tour adds Women & Sr 40+ Stops

    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...

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    WPH Introduces: Race4Eight Light (LTE)

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    The World Players of Handball Foundation R48 LTE The R48 LTE The WPH is thrilled to announce the “R48 LTE,” the light version of a typical Race 4 Eight tour stop, but with a few changes. The R48 LTE will offer prize money and reduced R48 ranking points; meanwhile, still counting towards the current Race Season [R48Pro VIII].  Race LTE will allow R48 pros and R48 hopefuls to play more official matches, to fine-tune their games, while also spreading the word of handball in more cities around the country. R48 LTE events are designed to promote...

McMahon Captures the Triple Crown

Posted on: Aug 21 2018 - 9:26am | #0
In: Elite Handball, Homepage Feature, News, News Archive, Players, WPH R48 Pro
DV

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 8/21/18- Ireland’s Martina McMahon completed a historic World Championships in Minneapolis, MN, winning the Women’s Wall Ball Open Singles, Women’s 4-Wall Open Singles, and Women’s Open 4-Wall Open Doubles for an unprecedented “Triple Crown.” Unsure if she would enter the Wall Ball singles, McMahon decided close to the deadline to participate at the request of GAA Handball. “I really had no expectations in the Wall Ball, I suppose,” admitted McMahon. “I really didn’t prepare for the Wall Ball, which is not something a Senior handballer should say, but it worked out anyways.” McMahon stunned the defending World Wall Ball champion Danielle Daskalakis in the Wall Ball final, just three years after losing...

World Championships & USHA 4 Wall Nationals: Day 11 Final Review

Minneapolis, MN, WPH Press, 8/19/18 Day 11 Women’s Open Singles Final Casey vs. McMahon Martina McMahon played with conviction and purpose from the first ball in the world championship final, building a 13-3 lead on Casey by overpowering the WR48 #1. McMahon pushed Casey into survival mode in virtually every rally during the first half of the first game, with...

Posted on: Aug 19 2018 - 12:38pm | #0
In: Elite Handball, News, News Archive
DV

McMahon Captures the Triple Crown

Tucson, AZ, WPH Press, 8/21/18- Ireland’s Martina McMahon completed a historic World Championships in Minneapolis, MN, winning the...

WPH R48Pro VIII Kicks Off in Atlanta! Oct 5-7, 2018

Join us for the Ron Cook Peachtree Open & WPH Race4Eight Professional Handball Tour Stop #1 (Season 8) HERE> – October...

World Championships & USHA 4 Wall Nationals: Day 8 Review

Minneapolis, MN, WPH Press, 8/16/18 Day Eight Men’s 4-Wall Open World Championship/USHA Four Wall Nationals Singles: Quarterfinals The spectacular 33-man field in the Men’s Open Singles at the 2018 World Championship/USHA Four Wall Nationals Singles was reduced to four by day’s end on Thursday, as the four remaining challengers ran the gauntlet of talented handball superstars. Carroll...

WPH Outdoor

4th Annual Portland One Wall Big Ball Doubles

Portland, Oregon, May 7th, 2018 The Oregon Handball Association is excited to announce a partnership between Portland One-Wall...

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