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Byl keen to hand something back

Lyn Byl is determined to help put something back into handball in this country after calling time on her playing career.

The 32-year-old,...

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Holmris' handballers given no quarter

Great Britain women's handball team's introduction to the Olympic Games continued as they suffered a fourth successive Group A defeat at the han...

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GB handball team beaten by Brazil

Great Britain women produced their best display of the Olympic Games so far, though still went down to a 30-17 defeat to Brazil in the Copper Bo...

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GB women suffer second handball loss

Great Britain women's handball team were soundly beaten 37-16 by Russia in their second Group A preliminary match at the Copper Box.

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Defeat for GB women's handball team

Great Britain women's handball team put in a sterling display in their first-ever match in the Olympic Games, but it still ended in a 31-19 defe...

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Biography

Born in Germany, Lyn Byl made her debut for Great Britain in 2008 and was part of the team that finished sixth at the Olympic test event in November 2011.

Byl, who has an English mother, played in the top league in Germany before moving to Britain’s centralised programme at Crystal Palace.

She is the oldest member of the women’s team and intends to focus on her job as a physiotherapist after London 2012.