2020 South and Central American Men's Handball Championship


The 2020 South and Central American Men's Handball Championship was the first edition of the South and Central American Men's Handball Championship, held from 21 to 25 January 2020 in Brazil. It acted as the South and Central American qualifying tournament for the 2021 World Men's Handball Championship in Egypt.[1][2]

2020 South and Central American Men's Handball Championship
Tournament details
Host country Brazil
Dates21–25 January
Teams6 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)3 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Argentina (1st title)
Runner-up Brazil
Third place Uruguay
Fourth place Chile
Tournament statistics
Matches15
Goals scored894 (59.6 per match)
Top scorer(s) Ignacio Pizarro
(35 goals)
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The competition consisted in a round-robin of 6 national teams playing against them in a five days row. Argentina won the tournament.[3]

Standings


Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
 Argentina 5 5 0 0 220 91 +129 10 2021 World Championship
 Brazil 5 4 0 1 210 87 +123 8
 Uruguay 5 3 0 2 148 110 +38 6
4  Chile 5 2 0 3 151 119 +32 4 Last Chance Tournament
5  Paraguay 5 1 0 4 133 169 36 2
6  Bolivia 5 0 0 5 32 318 286 0
Source: HBARG
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.

Results


All times are local (UTC−3).

21 January 2020
15:00
Chile  25–28  Uruguay CERHAND, Maringá
Attendance: 350
Referees: Schulze, Tönnies (GER)
E. Feuchtmann 8 (13–15) Fabra 8
  Report  
21 January 2020
17:00
Argentina  82–7  Bolivia Ginásio Parque do Japão, Maringá
Attendance: 200
Referees: Marques, Magalhães (BRA)
I. Pizarro 20 (42–5) Lisidro 6
Report  
21 January 2020
19:00
Brazil  46–19  Paraguay Ginásio Parque do Japão, Maringá
Referees: Lenci, Grillo (ARG)
Chiuffa 7 (24–7) Mendoza 5
  Report   

22 January 2020
17:00
Argentina  33–17  Uruguay Ginásio Parque do Japão, Maringá
Attendance: 200
Referees: Marques, Magalhães (BRA)
Fernández, Mouriño 4 (15–7) Fabra, Méndez 4
  Report  
22 January 2020
17:00
Paraguay  22–31  Chile Ginásio Parque do Japão, Maringá
Attendance: 300
Referees: Delgado, Burgos (ARG)
Mendoza 4 (9–14) E. Feuchtmann 8
  Report  
22 January 2020
19:00
Brazil  77–9  Bolivia Ginásio Parque do Japão, Maringá
Attendance: 500
Referees: Estrada, Pineda (COL)
Pacheco 12 (35–5) Lisidro 5
  Report  

23 January 2020
15:00
Bolivia  1–55  Uruguay Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 300
Referees: Delgado, Burgos (ARG)
Marcelo 1 (0–24) three players 7
  Report
23 January 2020
17:00
Argentina  50–21  Paraguay Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 550
Referees: Estrada, Pineda (COL)
F. Pizarro 8 (24–7) Melgarejo 4
  Report  
23 January 2020
19:00
Brazil  32–20  Chile Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 4,000
Referees: Grillo, Lenci (ARG)
Langaro 5 (14–11) E. Feuchtmann, R. Salinas 5
   Report  

24 January 2020
15:00
Chile  22–30  Argentina Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 200
Referees: Schulze, Tönnies (GER)
Ceballos 6 (11–26) Fernández 7
  Report  
24 January 2020
17:00
Paraguay  51–8  Bolivia Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 400
Referees: Marques, Magalhães (BRA)
Fiore 11 (29–4) Lisidro 3
Report  
24 January 2020
19:00
Uruguay  14–31  Brazil Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 2,300
Referees: Delgado, Burgos (ARG)
Fabra 4 (9–13) three players 5
  Report   

25 January 2020
15:00
Chile  53–7  Bolivia Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 280
Referees: Estrada, Pineda (COL)
Payá 20 (24–0) Lisidro 4
  Report
25 January 2020
17:00
Paraguay  20–34  Uruguay Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 2,000
Referees: Grillo, Lenci (ARG)
Martínez 6 (8–14) Millán 8
   Report   
25 January 2020
19:00
Argentina  25–24  Brazil Ginásio Chico Neto, Maringá
Attendance: 6,000
Referees: Schulze, Tönnies (GER)
F. Pizarro 9 (12–13) Langaro, Teixeira 5
   Report   

All-star team


The all-star team was announced on 7 February 2020.[4] Ignacio Pizarro was the tournament top-scorer with 35 goals.

PositionPlayer
Goalkeeper Leonardo Terçariol (BRA)
Right wing Fábio Chiuffa (BRA)
Right back Rodrigo Salinas Muñoz (CHI)
Centre back Diego Simonet (ARG)
Left back Haniel Langaro (BRA)
Left wing Ignacio Pizarro (ARG)
Pivot Esteban Salinas (CHI)

References