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The handball tournaments at the 2020 Toyko Summer Olympics are scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020.[1]

Competition scheduleEdit

G Group stage ¼ Quarter-finals ½ Semi-finals B Bronze medal match F Final
Date
Event
Sat 25 Sun 26 Mon 27 Tue 28 Wed 29 Thu 30 Fri 31 Sat 1 Sun 2 Mon 3 Tue 4 Wed 5 Thu 6 Fri 7 Sat 8 Sun 9
Men G G G G G ¼ ½ B F
Women G G G G G ¼ ½ B F

EventsEdit

Two sets of medals will be awarded in the following events:

Qualifying criteriaEdit

Each National Olympic Committee may enter up to one men's and one women's team in the handball tournaments.

MenEdit

Qualification Date Host Vacancies Qualified
Host nation 7 September 2013 N/A 1   Japan
2019 World Championship 10–27 January 2019   Denmark /
  Germany
1   Denmark
2019 Pan American Games 31 July – 5 August 2019   Lima 1   Argentina
2019 AHF Men’s Asian qualification event 17–27 October 2019   Qatar 1
2020 European Championship 10–26 January 2020   Austria /
  Norway /
  Sweden
1
2020 African Championship 15–25 January 2020   Tunisia 1
2020 IHF Qualification Tournament #1 16–19 April 2020 2
2020 IHF Qualification Tournament #2 2
2020 IHF Qualification Tournament #3 2
Total 12

WomenEdit

Qualification Date Host Vacancies Qualified
Host nation election 7 September 2013 N/A 1   Japan
2018 European Championship 29 November – 16 December 2018   France 1   France
2019 Pan American Games 24–30 July 2019   Lima 1   Brazil
2019 Asian Qualification Tournament 23–29 September 2019   Chuzhou 1   South Korea
2019 African Qualification Tournament 26–29 September 2019   Dakar 1   Angola
2019 World Championship 29 November – 15 December 2019   Japan 1
2020 IHF Qualification Tournament #1 19–22 March 2020 2
2020 IHF Qualification Tournament #2 2
2020 IHF Qualification Tournament #3 2
Total 12

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tokyo 2020 Qualification System confirmed". ihf.info. 3 April 2018.