Handball: Country’s seventh Olympic Games presence

The women’s handball squad had advantage of 126 at the halftime.

In the opening game the African champions beat DRC 2921, while Senegal beat the Congolese team by 2918. Angola and Senegal only played two games because of Cameroon’s withdrawal due to financial reasons.

The national team marked its debut in the world’s biggest multidisciplinary event which was held in Atlanta in 1996, afterwards they made participations at Sydney2000, Athens2004, Beijing2008, London2012 and Rio de Janeiro2016.

Source: Angola Press News Agency