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In addition to the breathtaking tournament standings one man has really caught the attention of the world in Cairo and that’s DR Congo pivot Gauthier Mvumbi; even NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal is getting in on the act. “They say you’re the Shaq of team handball, what’s happening” – Shaquille O’Neal
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JS Cherbourg Manche Handball: 27 LW Olivier Botetsi 8 May 1990 (age 31) 1.87 m 71 1 AS Saint-Ouen-l'Aumône Handball: 55 P Daniel Morisho 7 February 1996 (age 25) 1.52 m 1 1 JS Kinshasa: 68 LW Aurélien Tchitombi 3 August 1993 (age 27) 1.87 m 17 0 Grand Nancy Métropole HB: 75 RW Steeven Corneil
Aurelie Luhaka is a Congolese team handball player. She plays for the club HB Octeville and is member of the DR Congo national team. She competed at the 2015 World Women's Handball Championship in Denmark. Patricia Mayoulou is a Congolese handball player.
Viral handball sensation Mvumbi scores 4 against Olympic champs, gets shout-out from Shaq. DR Congo's pivot Gauthier Mvumbi is a viral hit at the Egypt 2021 Handball Worlds, bagging goals against Denmark and getting a shout-out from the NBA legend.
“Egypt 2021 is a good opportunity for us to show how handball is growing in DR Congo, and the continent. We must use this opportunity to produce more players and help young people believe in their dreams and to start playing handball.” Key players: Aurelien Tchitombi (centre back), Audray Tuzolana (centre back)
Gauthier Mvumbi (born 15 May 1994) is a French handball player born to immigrants from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo). He plays at the pivot position and represented the DR Congo on its men's national handball team during the 2021 World Men's Handball Championship. Due to his massive size and skill, he became a viral video sensation at the world championship, where he was referred to as the "Shaq of Handball" and the "Congo Colossus".