2014 Pan American Men's Handball Championship


The 2014 Pan American Men's Handball Championship, was the 16th official competition for senior men's national handball teams of North, Center, Caribbean and South America. It was held from 23 to 29 June 2014 in Uruguay. It also acted as the qualifying competition for the 2015 World Men's Handball Championship, securing three vacancies for the World Championship.[1]

2014 Pan American Men's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country Uruguay
Dates23–29 June
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Argentina (6th title)
Runner-up Brazil
Third place Chile
Fourth place Uruguay
Tournament statistics
Matches20
Goals scored1113 (55.65 per match)
Top scorer(s) Akutaaneq Kreutzmann
(43 goals)
Next

Argentina won the tournament for the third consecutive and sixth time total after defeating Brazil 30–19 in the final.[2]

Participating teams


Referees


Six referee pairs were selected.[5]

Preliminary round


The draw was held on 24 May 2014.

All times are local (UTC−3).

Group A

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Brazil 3 3 0 0 114 44 +70 6
 Uruguay (H) 3 2 0 1 78 74 +4 4
 United States 3 1 0 2 74 83 9 2
 Guatemala 3 0 0 3 59 124 65 0
Source: [citation needed]
(H) Host
24 June 2014
18:00
United States  17–28  Brazil Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 300
Referees: Marina, Minore (ARG)
Elzoghby 4 (8–15) Gama 5
  Report  
24 June 2014
20:00
Uruguay  36–19  Guatemala Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 700
Referees: Gubica, Milošević (CRO)
Fabra 8 (17–9) Lun 5
  Report  

25 June 2014
16:00
Brazil  54–12  Guatemala Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Posch, Jorgensen (USA)
Freitas 14 (28–4) V. Morales 4
  Report  
25 June 2014
20:00
Uruguay  27–23  United States Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Gubica, Milošević (CRO)
Gamiz 9 (15–5) Hines, Elzoghby 5
  Report  

26 June 2014
14:00
United States  34–28  Guatemala Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 200
Referees: Pérez, Guzmán (PUR)
Elzoghby 10 (13–12) V. Morales 6
   Report  
26 June 2014
20:00
Uruguay  15–32  Brazil Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Marina, Minore (ARG)
five players 2 (7–15) Freitas 7
  Report  

Group B

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Argentina 3 3 0 0 100 55 +45 6
 Chile 3 2 0 1 82 76 +6 4
 Greenland 3 1 0 2 77 86 9 2
 Mexico 3 0 0 3 58 100 42 0
Source: [citation needed]
23 June 2014
16:30
Chile  34–18  Mexico Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 200
Referees: González, Prieto (URU)
E. Salinas 7 (15–8) Bermúdez 7
Report  
23 June 2014
18:30
Argentina  33–20  Greenland Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Pinto, Menezes (BRA)
Pizarro 6 (14–12) Ak. Kreutzmann 6
  Report  

25 June 2014
14:00
Argentina  33–16  Mexico Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 400
Referees: Pérez, Guzmán (PUR)
F. Fernández, Cangiani 6 (18–8) Ab. Villalobos 4
  Report   
25 June 2014
18:00
Greenland  24–29  Chile Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Marina, Minore (ARG)
Ak. Kreutzmann 7 (12–13) R. Salinas 10
  Report  

26 June 2014
16:00
Greenland  33–24  Mexico Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 650
Referees: Posch, Jorgensen (USA)
Ak. Kreutzmann 11 (17–12) Acuña 8
  Report  
26 June 2014
18:00
Argentina  34–19  Chile Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 800
Referees: Gubica, Milošević (CRO)
Pizarro 8 (16–12) Ceballos 5
  Report  

Knockout stage


All times are local (UTC−3).

Championship bracket

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
28 June
 
 
 Brazil36
 
29 June
 
 Chile28
 
 Brazil19
 
28 June
 
 Argentina30
 
 Argentina30
 
 
 Uruguay16
 
Third-place game
 
 
29 June
 
 
 Chile25
 
 
 Uruguay24

5–8th-place bracket

 
SemifinalsFifth-place game
 
      
 
28 June
 
 
 United States41
 
29 June
 
 Mexico28
 
 United States32
 
28 June
 
 Greenland43
 
 Greenland44
 
 
 Guatemala22
 
Seventh-place game
 
 
29 June
 
 
 Mexico37
 
 
 Guatemala16
5–8th-place semifinals
28 June 2014
16:00
Greenland  44–22  Guatemala Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 150
Referees: Marina, Minore (ARG)
Ak. Kreutzmann 9 (25–12) Stolz 7
  Report  

28 June 2014
20:00
United States  41–28  Mexico Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 150
Referees: Pinto, Menezes (BRA)
Elzoghby 9 (20–12) Ab. Villalobos 9
  Report  
Semifinals
28 June 2014
14:00
Argentina  30–16  Uruguay Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 500
Referees: Posch, Jorgensen (USA)
S. Simonet, Cangiani 4 (18–6) five players 2
  Report  

28 June 2014
18:00
Brazil  36–28  Chile Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 100
Referees: Gubica, Milošević (CRO)
Patrianova, Pozzer 5 (16–13) R. Salinas 12
  Report  
Seventh-place game
29 June 2014
14:00
Mexico  37–16  Guatemala Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 100
Referees: Posch, Jorgensen (USA)
Aguirre, Ab. Villalobos 6 (15–9) Stolz 4
  Report  
Fifth-place game
29 June 2014
16:00
Greenland  43–32  United States Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Pérez, Guzmán (PUR)
An. Kreutzmann 11 (25–14) Axelsson 12
  Report  
Third-place game
29 June 2014
18:00
Uruguay  24–25  Chile Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Referees: Pinto, Menezes (BRA)
Velazco 8 (13–13) R. Salinas 12
  Report  
Final
29 June 2014
20:00
Argentina  30–19  Brazil Estadio Sergio Matto, Canelones
Attendance: 1,250
Referees: Gubica, Milošević (CRO)
D. Simonet 11 (15–12) Pacheco 6
  Report  

Ranking and awards


Final ranking

 Argentina
 Brazil
 Chile
4 Uruguay
5 Greenland
6 United States
7 Mexico
8 Guatemala
Team advanced to the 2015 World Men's Handball Championship

All-Star Team

References