Brazil women's national handball team

The Brazil women's national handball team is the national team of Brazil. It is governed by the Confederação Brasileira de Handebol and takes part in international handball competitions.

Brazil women's national handball team
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Information
AssociationConfederação Brasileira de Handebol
CoachJorge Dueñas
Assistant coachCristiano Silva
Juan Solar
CaptainBarbara Arenhart
Most capsFabiana Diniz (211)
Most goalsAlexandra do Nascimento (729)
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Home
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances5 (First in 2000)
Best result5th (2016)
World Championship
Appearances13 (First in 1995)
Best result1st (2013)
Pan American Championship
Appearances14 (First in 1986)
Best result1st (1997, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017)
Last updated on Unknown.
Brazil women's national handball team
Medal record
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 2013 Serbia
Pan American Championship
Gold medal – first place Brazil 1997
Gold medal – first place Argentina 1999
Gold medal – first place Brazil 2000
Gold medal – first place Brazil 2003
Gold medal – first place Brazil 2005
Gold medal – first place Dominican Republic 2007
Gold medal – first place Brazil 2011
Gold medal – first place Dominican Republic 2013
Gold medal – first place Cuba 2015
Gold medal – first place Argentina 2017
Silver medal – second place Chile 2009
Bronze medal – third place Brazil 1986
Bronze medal – third place United States 1989
Bronze medal – third place Brazil 1991
Pan American Games
Gold medal – first place Winnipeg 1999 Team
Gold medal – first place Santo Domingo 2003 Team
Gold medal – first place Rio 2007 Team
Gold medal – first place Guadalajara 2011 Team
Gold medal – first place Toronto 2015 Team
Bronze medal – third place Indianapolis 1987 Team
Bronze medal – third place Mar Del Plata 1995 Team
Youth Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place Singapore 2010 Team

HistoryEdit

In December 2013, the team won the World Championship for the first time in history after defeating Serbia 22–20 in the final. The Brazilian team won all nine games played in the tournament and became the first nation from Americas, Southern Hemisphere and only the second non-European country (after South Korea) to win the title.

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
  1972 Munich Did not qualify
  1976 Montreal
  1980 Moscow
  1984 Los Angeles
  1988 Seoul
  1992 Barcelona
  1996 Atlanta
  2000 Sydney Match for 7th place 8th of 10 7 1 0 6 180 238 −58
  2004 Athens Match for 7th place 7th of 10 7 2 0 5 178 192 −14
  2008 Beijing Preliminary round 9th of 12 5 1 1 3 124 137 −13
  2012 London Quarter-finals 6th of 12 6 4 0 2 156 143 13
  2016 Rio de Janeiro Quarter-finals 5th of 12 6 4 0 2 161 149 12
  2020 Tokyo Qualified
Total 5/12 31 12 1 18 799 859 -60

World ChampionshipsEdit

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  1957 Did not enter
  1962
  1965
  1971
  1973
  1975
  1978
  1982
  1986
  1990
  1993
   1995 Preliminary round 17th–20th 4 0 0 4 63 109
  1997 Preliminary round 23rd 5 0 0 5 104 155
   1999 Round of 16 16th 6 1 1 4 127 153
  2001 Round of 16 12th 6 3 0 3 155 168
  2003 Preliminary round 20th 5 1 0 4 136 155
  2005 Placement matches 7th 8 5 0 3 240 244
  2007 Placement matches 14th 6 3 1 2 184 128
  2009 Placement matches 15th 9 6 0 3 288 224
  2011 Quarter-finals 5th 9 8 0 1 291 228
  2013 Final 1st 9 9 0 0 253 197
  2015 Round of 16 10th 6 4 1 1 140 120
  2017 Placement matches 18th 7 2 2 3 165 172
  2019 Placement matches 17th 7 3 1 3 173 152
Total 13/24 1 title 87 45 6 36 2319 2205

Pan American GamesEdit

Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
  1987 Indianapolis Bronze medal match 3rd 5 3 0 2 112 95 17
  1991 Havana Women's competitions not held
  1995 Mar del Plata Bronze medal match 3rd 5 3 0 2 126 110 16
  1999 Winnipeg Final 1st 7 6 1 0 217 154 63
  2003 Santo Domingo Final 1st 7 7 0 0 186 97 89
  2007 Rio de Janeiro Final 1st 5 5 0 0 183 83 100
  2011 Guadalajara Final 1st 5 5 0 0 201 70 131
  2015 Toronto Final 1st 5 5 0 0 185 92 93
  2019 Lima Final 1st 5 5 0 0 174 78 96
Total 8/8 6 titles 44 39 1 4 1384 779 605

Pan-American ChampionshipEdit

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  1986 Round robin 3rd
  1989 Round robin 3rd 3 1 0 2 72 53
  1991 Round robin 3rd 5 3 0 2 178 73
  1997 Final 1st 6 6 0 0 179 65
  1999 Round robin 1st 5 5 0 0 148 80
  2000 Round robin 1st 5 5 0 0 210 81
  2003 Final 1st 5 5 0 0 199 60
  2005 Round robin 1st 5 5 0 0 166 56
  2007 Final 1st 5 5 0 0 188 60
  2009 Final 2nd 5 4 0 1 173 84
  2011 Final 1st 5 5 0 0 179 83
  2013 Final 1st 6 6 0 0 269 89
  2015 Final 1st 7 7 0 0 208 116
  2017 Final 1st 6 6 0 0 237 95
Total 14/14 10 titles 68 63 0 5 2406 995

South and Central American ChampionshipEdit

Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
  2018 Round robin 1st 4 4 0 0 131 54
Total 1/1 1 titles 4 4 0 0 131 54

Youth Olympic GamesEdit

Year Round Position
  2010 Bronze medal match 3rd Place
  2014 Bronze medal match 4th place
Total 2/2 0 title

South American GamesEdit

Games Round Position Pld W D L GF GA GD
  2002 São Bernardo do Campo Round robin 1st 4 4 0 0 130 58 72
  2006 Mar del Plata Did not enter
  2010 Medellin Round robin 2nd 5 4 0 1 195 89 106
  2014 Santiago Round robin 1st 4 3 1 0 133 66 67
  2018 Cochabamba Final 1st 4 4 0 0 114 59 55
Total 4/5 3 titles 17 15 1 1 572 272 300

Other tournamentsEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2019 World Women's Handball Championship.[1][2]

Head coach: Jorge Dueñas

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Gabriela Dias Moreschi (1994-07-08) 8 July 1994 (age 25) 1.90 m 36 0   Fleury Loiret HB
2 RB Bruna de Paula (1996-09-26) 26 September 1996 (age 23) 1.73 m 48 117   Fleury Loiret HB
3 RW Alexandra do Nascimento (1981-09-16) 16 September 1981 (age 38) 1.77 m 189 733   Érd HC
7 P Tamires Morena Lima (1994-05-16) 16 May 1994 (age 25) 1.83 m 95 130   Dunărea Brăila
9 CB Ana Paula Belo (1987-10-18) 18 October 1987 (age 32) 1.72 m 183 689   Rostov-Don
12 GK Bárbara Arenhart (1986-10-04) 4 October 1986 (age 33) 1.81 m 159 10   Váci NKSE
18 LB Eduarda Amorim (1986-09-23) 23 September 1986 (age 33) 1.86 m 197 654   Győri ETO KC
20 LW Larissa Araújo (1992-07-01) 1 July 1992 (age 27) 1.67 m 44 89   Universitatea Cluj-Napoca
21 RW Adriana Cardoso de Castro (1990-10-29) 29 October 1990 (age 29) 1.67 m 24 70   BM Bera Bera
22 LB Samara Vieira (1991-10-07) 7 October 1991 (age 28) 1.83 m 15 30   SCM Râmnicu Vâlcea
24 P Isaura Menin (1994-06-01) 1 June 1994 (age 25) 1.85 m 11 3   CBF Málaga
30 RB Gabriela Bitolo (1999-04-01) 1 April 1999 (age 20) 1.80 m 3 1   EC Pinheiros
33 LB Jaqueline Anastácio (1987-11-09) 9 November 1987 (age 32) 1.74 m 83 151   Măgura Cisnădie
48 CB Patrícia Matieli (1988-11-08) 8 November 1988 (age 31) 1.68 m 38 41   MKS Lublin
81 RB Deonise Fachinello (1983-06-20) 20 June 1983 (age 36) 1.80 m 200 424   Bourg de Péage
87 GK Renata Arruda (1999-02-18) 18 February 1999 (age 20) 1.78 m 17 2   BM Bera Bera
88 RW Mariana Costa (1992-10-14) 14 October 1992 (age 27) 1.66 m 56 162   Gloria Bistrița
96 LW Ana Cláudia Bolzan (1996-07-15) 15 July 1996 (age 23) 1.78 m 13 21   EC Pinheiros

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mundial Japão 2019". handebolminuto.wordpress.com (in Portuguese). Retrieved 9 November 2019.
  2. ^ 2019 World Women's Handball Championship squad

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