IHF Inter-Continental Trophy


The IHF Inter-Continental Trophy has been organized by the International Handball Federation since 2011. It is a biennial tournament played among emerging nations in under-21 (junior) and under-19 (youth) categories.

IHF Inter-Continental Trophy
Current season, competition or edition:
2019 IHF Inter-Continental Trophy
SportHandball
Founded2011
Inaugural season2011
Countries6
Confederation6
Most recent
champion(s)
Men's Junior -  Kosovo
Men's Youth -  Chinese Taipei
Women's -  Guadeloupe
Official websiteIHF.info

Men's Junior Tournament


Summary

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
2011
Details

Jaipur[1]

Finland
No playoffs
Venezuela

Benin
No playoffs
India
2013
Details

Monterrey[2]

Moldova
No playoffs
Mexico

Nigeria
No playoffs
Uzbekistan
2015
Details

Gabrovo[3]

Faroe Islands
No playoffs
Cape Verde

Colombia
No playoffs
Uzbekistan
2019
Details

Pristina[4]

Kosovo
30–26
Chinese Taipei

United States
36–34 (OT)
Paraguay

Medal Table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Faroe Islands1001
 Finland1001
 Kosovo1001
 Moldova1001
5 Cape Verde0101
 Chinese Taipei0101
 Mexico0101
 Venezuela0101
9 Benin0011
 Colombia0011
 Nigeria0011
 United States0011
Totals (12 nations)44412

Participating Nations

Nation
2011

2013

2015

2019
Years
 Australia 5th5th6th3
 Benin 3rd1
 Cape Verde 2nd1
 Chinese Taipei 2nd1
 Colombia 3rd1
 Faroe Islands 1st1
 Finland 1st1
 French Polynesia 5th1
 India 4th1
 Kosovo 1st1
 Mexico 2nd1
 Moldova 1st1
 Nigeria 3rd5th2
 Paraguay 4th1
 United States 3rd1
 Uzbekistan 5th4th2
 Venezuela 2nd1
Total5556

Men's Youth Tournament


Summary

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
2019
Details

Pristina

Chinese Taipei
27–26
Nigeria

Kosovo
32–26
Canada

Participating Nations

Nation
2019
Years
 Canada 4th1
 Chinese Taipei 1st1
 Kosovo 3rd1
 New Zealand 6th1
 Nigeria 2nd1
 Paraguay 5th1
Total6

Women's Tournament


Summary

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
2011
Details

Almaty

Finland
No playoffs
Kazakhstan

Congo
No playoffs
Cuba
2013
Details

Monterrey

Bulgaria
No playoffs
DR Congo

Canada
No playoffs
Thailand
2015
Details

Gabrovo

Guadeloupe
No playoffs
Bulgaria

Uzbekistan
No playoffs
Senegal

Medal Table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Bulgaria1102
2 Finland1001
 Guadeloupe1001
4 DR Congo0101
 Kazakhstan0101
6 Canada0011
 Congo0011
 Uzbekistan0011
Totals (8 nations)3339

Participating Nations

Nation
2011

2013

2015
Years
 Australia 5th1
 Bulgaria 1st2nd2
 Canada 3rd1
 Congo 3rd1
 Cuba 4th1
 DR Congo 2nd1
 Finland 1st1
 Guadeloupe 1st1
 Kazakhstan 2nd1
 New Zealand 5th1
 Senegal 4th1
 Thailand 4th1
 Uzbekistan 3rd1
Total455

References