1983 Pan American Men's Handball Championship


The 1983 Pan American Men's Handball Championship was the third edition of the tournament, held in Colorado Springs, United States from 13 to 21 January 1984. It acted as the American qualifying tournament for the 1984 Summer Olympics, where the top placed team qualied.

1983 Pan American Men's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country United States
Dates13–21 January 1984
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Cuba (3rd title)
Runner-up United States
Third place Canada
Fourth place Brazil
Tournament statistics
Matches15
Goals scored690 (46 per match)
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Standings


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Cuba 5 4 1 0 161 86 +75 9[lower-alpha 1]
 United States (H) 5 4 1 0 136 73 +63 9[lower-alpha 1]
 Canada 5 3 0 2 113 98 +15 6
4  Brazil 5 2 0 3 110 105 +5 4
5  Mexico 5 1 0 4 91 108 17 2
6  Puerto Rico 5 0 0 5 79 220 141 0
Source: Todor66
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) head-to-head points; 3) head-to-head goal difference; 4) head-to-head number of goals scored; 5) goal difference.
(H) Host
Notes:
  1. Cuba 19–19 United States

Results


13 January 1984 Canada  20–12  Mexico
(9–5)
13 January 1984 Cuba  26–16  Brazil
13 January 1984 United States  49–7  Puerto Rico
(24–2)

15 January 1984 Cuba  60–20  Puerto Rico
15 January 1984 Brazil  18–13  Mexico
15 January 1984 United States  21–15  Canada

17 January 1984 Brazil  36–16  Puerto Rico
17 January 1984 United States  22–13  Mexico
17 January 1984 Cuba  26–15  Canada

19 January 1984 Canada  38–18  Puerto Rico
19 January 1984 United States  25–19  Brazil
19 January 1984 Cuba  30–16  Mexico

21 January 1984 Mexico  37–18  Puerto Rico
21 January 1984 Canada  25–21  Brazil
21 January 1984 Cuba  19–19  United States