2004 Pan American Men's Handball Championship


The 2004 Pan American Men's Handball Championship was the eleventh edition of the tournament, held in Santiago, Chile from 20 to 24 July 2004. It acted as the American qualifying tournament for the 2005 World Championship, where the top three placed team qualied.

2004 Pan American Men's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country Chile
Dates20–24 July
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Argentina (3rd title)
Runner-up Brazil
Third place Canada
Fourth place Chile
Tournament statistics
Matches20
Goals scored1009 (50.45 per match)
Next

Preliminary round


All times are local (UTC−3).

Group A

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Brazil 3 3 0 0 94 40 +54 6 Semifinals
2  Canada 3 2 0 1 71 66 +5 4
3  Puerto Rico 3 1 0 2 66 98 32 2
4  United States 3 0 0 3 59 86 27 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.
20 July 2004
14:30
Brazil  25–13  Canada
(13–10)
20 July 2004
20:30
Puerto Rico  29–28  United States

21 July 2004
16:30
Canada  26–18  United States
21 July 2004
18:30
Brazil  38–14  Puerto Rico

22 July 2004
14:30
Canada  32–23  Puerto Rico
22 July 2004
16:30
Brazil  31–13  United States
(13–8)

Group B

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Argentina 3 3 0 0 102 48 +54 6 Semifinals
2  Chile (H) 3 2 0 1 80 77 +3 4
3  Greenland 3 0 1 2 67 82 15 1
4  Mexico 3 0 1 2 56 98 42 1
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
20 July 2004
16:30
Argentina  30–17  Greenland
20 July 2004
18:30
Chile  35–18  Mexico

21 July 2004
14:30
Argentina  41–16  Mexico
21 July 2004
20:30
Chile  30–28  Greenland

22 July 2004
18:30
Greenland  22–22  Mexico
22 July 2004
20:30
Argentina  31–15  Chile

Knockout stage


Bracket

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
 Brazil32
 
 
 
 Chile8
 
 Brazil21
 
 
 
 Argentina24
 
 Argentina27
 
 
 Canada18
 
Third place
 
 
 
 
 
 Chile24
 
 
 Canada31

Fifth place game

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
 Puerto Rico30
 
 
 
 Mexico24
 
 Puerto Rico28
 
 
 
 Greenland33
 
 Greenland27
 
 
 United States21
 
Third place
 
 
 
 
 
 Mexico29
 
 
 United States27

5–8th place semifinals

23 July 2004
14:30
Puerto Rico  30–24  Mexico

23 July 2004
16:30
Greenland  27–21  United States

Semifinals

23 July 2004
18:30
Brazil  32–8  Chile
(15–6)

23 July 2004
20:30
Argentina  27–18  Canada

Seventh place game

24 July 2004
12:00
United States  37–29  Mexico

Fifth place game

24 July 2004
14:00
Greenland  33–28  Puerto Rico

Third place game

24 July 2004
16:00
Canada  31–24  Chile
(16–11)

Final

24 July 2004
18:00
Argentina  24–21  Brazil
(14–11)

Final ranking


Qualified for the 2005 World Championship
RankTeam
 Argentina
 Brazil
 Canada
4 Chile
5 Greenland
6 Puerto Rico
7 United States
8 Mexico