Handball at the 2003 All-Africa Games

The Handball events at the 1987 All-Africa Games were held in Abuja, Nigeria from 5 to 14 October 2003.[1]

Handball at the 2003 All-Africa Games
Tournament details
Host country Nigeria
Dates5 – 14 October
Teams8
Venue(s)(in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Egypt (4th title)
Runner-up Algeria
Third place Nigeria
Fourth place Senegal
Next

Qualified teamsEdit

Zone Team
Hosts   Nigeria
Zone I   Algeria
Zone II   Senegal
Zone III   Ghana
Zone IV   Cameroon
Zone V   Egypt
Zone VI   South Africa
Zone VII   Madagascar (withdrew)
  DR Congo (replaces Madagascar)

SquadsEdit

Group stageEdit

All times are local (UTC+1).

     Team advance to the knockout stage

Group AEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Egypt 3 3 0 0 99 66 +33 6
  Senegal 3 2 0 1 100 87 +13 4
  Cameroon 3 1 0 2 84 90 −6 2
  South Africa 3 0 0 3 53 93 −40 0
6 October 2003
16:00
Senegal   37–15   South Africa Abuja
6 October 2003
20:00
Egypt   35–20   Cameroon Abuja

8 October 2003
16:00
Cameroon   34–20   South Africa Abuja
(15–6)
8 October 2003
20:00
Egypt   42–28   Senegal Abuja

10 October 2003
16:00
Egypt   22–18   South Africa Abuja
10 October 2003
18:00
Senegal   35–30   Cameroon Abuja

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Algeria 3 3 0 0 86 50 +36 6
  Nigeria 3 2 0 1 97 62 +35 4
  Ghana 3 1 0 2 57 86 −29 2
  DR Congo 3 0 0 3 53 93 −40 0
5 October 2003
16:00
Ghana   24–19   DR Congo Abuja
(12–8)
5 October 2003
20:00
Algeria   26–19   Nigeria Abuja
(12–10)

7 October 2003
16:00
Algeria   31–18   DR Congo Abuja
7 October 2003
20:00
Nigeria   38–20   Ghana Abuja
(19–10)

9 October 2003
16:00
Algeria   29–13   Ghana Abuja
9 October 2003
18:00
Nigeria   40–16   DR Congo Abuja

Classification matchesEdit

5–8th place bracket

7–8th place matchEdit

11 October 2003
16:00
DR Congo   24–19   South Africa Abuja

5–6th place matchEdit

11 October 2003
20:00
Cameroon   36–25   Ghana Abuja

Knockout stageEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
12 October – Abuja
 
 
  Egypt27
 
13 October – Abuja
 
  Nigeria21
 
  Egypt31
 
12 October – Abuja
 
  Algeria29
 
  Algeria27
 
 
  Senegal24
 
Third place
 
 
13 October – Abuja
 
 
  Nigeria35
 
 
  Senegal33

SemifinalsEdit

12 October 2003
16:00
Egypt   27–21   Nigeria Abuja

12 October 2003
20:00
Algeria   27–24   Senegal Abuja

Third place matchEdit

13 October 2003
16:00
Nigeria   35–33   Senegal Abuja

FinalEdit

13 October 2003
20:00
Egypt   31–29   Algeria Abuja

Final standingEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L Pts
    Egypt 5 5 0 0 10
    Algeria 5 4 0 1 8
    Nigeria 5 3 0 2 6
4   Senegal 5 2 0 3 4
5   Cameroon 4 2 0 2 4
6   Ghana 4 1 0 3 2
7   DR Congo 4 1 0 3 2
8   South Africa 4 0 0 4 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men Handball VIII All Africa Games - 2003 Abuja". todor66.com. Todor Krastev. September 21, 2017.