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GB men's handball suffer second defeat

Great Britain's men's handball team slipped to a heavy 41-19 defeat in Group A of the preliminary stage as they were unable to cope with a clini...

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14 Men’s Handball players selected to Team GB

The British Olympic Association (BOA) has announced today the 14 male handball players that will represent Team GB at the London 2012 Olympic Ga...

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Biography

Jesper Parker was born and raised in Sweden but qualifies for Britain through his father. Having started handball aged nine, Parker played for Redbergslids IK until he was 21, winning the Swedish Under-19 Championships and Partille Cup.

He dropped down to the Swedish second division while studying for an MSc in business administration and a BSc in industrial engineering and management but last season he played for current Swedish champions IK Sävehof.