According to wages, Nikola Karabatić is the best handball player followed by Mikkel Hansen. Cristina Neagu is the best-paid woman in handball. Gheorghe Gruia and Ivano Balic are notable former players as well.
Some of the best handball players in history can’t be compared to today’s players as the wages and the popularity of the sport are different. Even social dynamics are different for both players and the fans of the sport. This is why we’ve named a few handball players.