Handball is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each pass a ball using their hands with the aim of throwing it into the goal Team members : 7 per side (including goalkee. Team Handball Basic Rules. The Basics. The Playing Court: The court measures 20 meters (65' 7") by 40 meters (' 3"). The court is larger than a basketball. 10 Quick Handball Rules. 1. All players are required to wear gloves and protective eyewear. 2. A match consists of 2 games to 21 points with a tiebreaker to 11 if.