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France wins gold in men’s handball

France has won the gold medal in men’s handball, defeating Iceland in the final.
Spain beat Croatia for the bronze medal.

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Australia:
WILMOT Nathan
PAGE Malcolm
Great Britain:
ROGERS Nick
GLANFIELD Joe
France:
CHARBONNIER Nicolas
BAUSSET Olivier

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France:
LOPEZ Nicolas
PILLET Julien
SANSON Boris
United States
MOREHOUSE Tim
ROGERS Jason
SMART Keeth
WILLIAMS James
Italy
MONTANO Aldo
OCCHIUZZI Diego
PASTORE Giampiero
TARANTINO Luigi