The Copper Box reopens its doors a year after London 2012 and, to the delight of players, handball remains at its heart
London GD handball club are to become one of the tenants of the Copper Box Arena at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Handball player Mark Hawkins says Great Britain's lack of funding from UK Sport will hamper the development of players.
GB's men's handball team lose what could be their last-ever competitive international match with 37-26 defeat away to Italy.
GB's men's handball captain Bobby White says the national team might as well be defunct if funding does not improve.
The men's British handball team head into their final Euro 2016 qualifier missing four players.
Great Britain's European Championships qualification hopes are ended mathematically in a 32-20 defeat by Greece.
Great Britain's hopes of reaching 2016 European Championships are effectively ended after a 47-23 defeat by Italy.
Those sports unhappy with their Rio 2016 funding will attempt to convince UK Sport they deserve a reprieve on Wednesday.
Olympic and Paralympic sports that suffered funding cuts ahead of Rio 2016 will be able to appeal against the decision.
Sports minister Hugh Robertson backs UK Sport's Olympic funding plans, despite four sports losing all of their money.
Boxing is are among the biggest winners in UK Sport's Olympic 2016 funding programme, but swimming has a £4m cut.
Cycling, triathlon and netball will receive extra funding of more than 30% from Sport England as part of a £493m plan.
Great Britain handball player Mark Hawkins hopes the sport will not have its funding cut by UK Sport ahead of Rio 2016.
The funding of British Olympians makes it impossible for emerging sports to develop, says the chief executive of British Handball.
GB men's handball team suffer a crushing 43-14 defeat by Greece in their first match after the 2012 Olympic Games.
Double Olympic gold medal winner Nikola Karabatic is one of 12 French handball players arrested for match-fixing.
Great Britain handball player Mark Hawkins calls for funding for the sport to be sustained by UK Sport ahead of Rio 2016.
France stage a successful defence of their Olympic handball title with a tense victory over Sweden in the final.
Features & Analysis
Six months after hosting the Games, London's Olympic Park bears little resemblance to the spectacular sporting arena of last summer
Sport England's division of nearly £500m in grassroots funding makes clear its priority is to encourage far wider participation