South and Central American Women's Handball Championship

Short History

     The South and Central American Women's Handball Championship is a women's international handball competition that is governed by SCAHC. It is a competition for the women's national handball teams of South and Central America. The first edition was held in 2018 in Brazil. It will take place biannually in even years and also serves as a qualifying tournament for the Olympic Games and World Women's Championship. The 2020 edition was delayed for 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tournaments

Editions

Edition Year Host Date Nations Matches Venues Cities
1. 2018 Brazil 29 Nov - 4 Dec 2018 5 nations 10 matches 1 venues 1 cities
2. 2021 Paraguay 5 - 9 October 2021 6 nations 14 matches 1 venues 1 cities

Final positions

Edition Year Host Champions Runners-up Third place
1. 2018 Brazil BRAZIL Argentina Paraguay
2. 2021 Paraguay BRAZIL Argentina Paraguay

Results

Edition Year Host Final 3. place play-off Semi-finals
1. 2018 Brazil 1. Brazil, 2. Argentina 3. Paraguay, 4. Chile
5. Uruguay
Round-robin group
2. 2021 Paraguay 1. Brazil, 2. Argentina 3. Paraguay, 4. Uruguay
5. Chile, 6. Bolivia
Round-robin group

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