The qualification for the 2020 Men's Olympic Handball Tournament assigned quota places to twelve teams: the hosts, the world champion, four continental champions and six teams from the World Olympic qualification tournaments respectively. (The Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic ).
The qualification for the 2020 Women's Olympic Handball Tournament assigned quota places to twelve teams: the hosts, the World champion, four continental champions and six teams from the World Olympic qualification tournaments respectively. The 2020 Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The three Men's Handball Qualification Tournaments for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will happen simultaneously from 12 to 14 March 2021. Originally scheduled to be held from 17 to 19 April 2020, they were they were moved to March 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Where are the Olympic qualifiers being played?
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games – Men’s Handball Competition Qualification. 12 teams will compete in the men’s handball competition to be held at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Of these 12 spots, one is reserved for the hosts, with a further four continental spots and one for the world champions – to make six in total.
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Today's qualifiers join six more sides who had already booked their place in the Tokyo 2020 men's handball competition - Denmark, Japan, Argentina, Spain, Egypt and Bahrain.
Reigning women’s handball Olympic champions Russia won the IHF Olympic qualifying event on Sunday (21st March) to book a spot at the Tokyo Olympic Games for the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) team. The Russians beat Kazakhstan 33-26 in Gyor, Hungary, after defeating Serbia 29-24 in their opening game.
Having completed their matches at the Tokyo Handball Qualification 2020 – Women’s Tournament 3, Norway leave Podgorica today still unsure if they have secured their fourth successive Olympic Games spot. … Read More
2020 Women’s Olympic Qualification Tournaments Preview (Friday- Day 1) Posted on March 18, 2021 by John Ryan This weekend the final 6 qualifiers for the Women’s Olympic Handball Tournament will be decided.