Handball

A Grade 9 Reading Skill Resource

Handball is a fast-paced game in which players hit a ball with their own hands against the wall of a court. The game originated in Ireland about one thousand years ago. It remained in Ireland until about 1880, when Irish immigrants brought it to the United States.

This is an encyclopedic article about the history and rules of the sport of handball.

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