The qualification for the 2020 Men's Olympic Handball Tournament assigned quota places to twelve teams: the hosts, the world champion, four continental champions and six teams from the World Olympic qualification tournaments respectively. (The Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic ).
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The three Men's Handball Qualification Tournaments for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will happen simultaneously from 12 to 14 March 2021. Originally scheduled to be held from 17 to 19 April 2020, they were they were moved to March 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
If things get tight it comes down to the following, in order: Rules for qualification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Goal difference; 6) Goals scored; 7) Draw.
Brazil’s Tokyo 2020 ticket: tears, smiles and waiting. Sunday night in Podgorica, Montenegro, Brazil overcame their South American rivals Chile 26:24 (11:17) in their third and final match of the Tokyo Handball Qualification 2020 – Men’s Tournament 1 and then face an anxious wait for the result of the Norway vs Korea clash to decide their Tokyo 2020 fate.
t. e. The qualification for the 2020 Women's Olympic Handball Tournament assigned quota places to twelve teams: the hosts, the World champion, four continental champions and six teams from the World Olympic qualification tournaments respectively. The 2020 Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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In the Tokyo Handball Qualification – Tournament 2 in Gyor, defending Olympic champions Russia have already booked their ticket to Japan, as they have the maximum of four points after the matches against Serbia and Kazakhstan. However, the Russians had mixed feelin…. Read More.
AHF Men’s Asian qualification event: 17–26 October 2019: Doha: 1 Bahrain: 2020 European Championship: 10–26 January 2020 Austria Norway Sweden: 1 Spain: 2020 African Championship: 16–26 January 2020 Tunisia: 1 Egypt: 2020 IHF Men's Olympic Qualification Tournaments: 12–14 March 2021: Podgorica: 2 Brazil Norway: Montpellier: 2 France Portugal: Berlin: 2 Germany
These are called qualification slots (QS). OQT1 will have teams from the third (QS3) and fourth best (QS4) continent, OQT2 will have one team each from the best (QS5) and second best (QS2) continent and OQT3 will also have one team each from the best (QS1) and second best (QS6) continent. Qualification places for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games – Men’s Handball.
Sweden booked their place at Tokyo 2020 through the Women's Olympic Qualification Tournaments held in March 2021. Their record of one win and one draw at Tournament 1 of the event was enough for them to secure a spot in Japan. The Swedish team are making their fourth consecutive appearance at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, having debuted in 2008 ...