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African Handball Confederation

African Handball Confederation
CAHB logo
Formation 1973
Type Sports organization
Headquarters Abidjan, Ivory Coast
Membership 45 nations
Official language French, English & Arabic
President Christophe Yapo Achy
Website www.cahbonline

The African Handball Confederation, (acronym CAHB) referring to a (French: Confédération Africaine de Handball), is the administrative and controlling body for African team handball. Founded in 1973 after the 2nd African Games in Lagos, Nigeria, it represents the national handball associations of Africa under the supervision of the International Handball Federation (IHF).

The CAHB headquarters is located in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Its current President is the Ivorian Christophe Yapo Achy.

Contents

  • History 1
  • Tournaments 2
    • Country 2.1
    • Club 2.2
  • Title Holders 3
  • Members 4
  • Top ten CAHB Men's teams 5
  • Top ten CAHB Women's teams 6
  • Summer olympics record 7
    • Men 7.1
    • Women 7.2
  • World Championship record 8
    • Men 8.1
    • Women 8.2
  • External links 9

History

Old logo

Founded on January 15, 1973 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

Tournaments

Country

Club


Title Holders

African Championship Men Women Men's U-20 Women's U-19 Men's U-18 Women's U-17
 Algeria (2014)  Tunisia (2014)  Egypt (2014)  Angola (2013)  Egypt (2014)  Angola (2013)
Champions League Men Women
Club Africain (2014) 1º de Agosto (2014)

Members

Summer olympics record

Men

Nation
1936

1972

1976

1980

1984

1988

1992

1996

2000

2004

2008

2012

2016
Total
Algeria 10 12 10 10 4
Egypt 11 6 7 12 10 5
Tunisia 16 10 8 3
Total 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 12

Women

Nation
1976

1980

1984

1988

1992

1996

2000

2004

2008

2012

2016
Total
Angola 7 9 9 12 10 5
Congo 6 1
Ivory Coast 8 1
Nigeria 8 1
Total 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14

World Championship record

Men

Team
1938

1954

1958

1961

1964

1967

1970

1974

1978

1982

1986

1990

1993

1995

1997

1999

2001

2003

2005

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

2017
Total
 Algeria 15 16 16 16 16 17 15 13 18 17 19 15 17 Q 14
 Angola 20 21 2
 Egypt 14 12 6 6 7 4 15 14 17 14 14 16 Q 13
 Morocco 22 23 17 22 23 20 6
 Nigeria 23 1
 Tunisia 15 15 16 12 10 14 4 11 17 20 11 Q 12
Total 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 4 4 5 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 56

Women

Team
1957

1962

1965

1971

1973

1975

1978

1982

1986

1990

1993

1995

1997

1999

2001

2003

2005

2007

2009

2011

2013

2015

2017
Total
 Algeria 11 19 22 3
 Angola 16 16 13 15 15 13 17 16 7 11 8 16 Q 13
 Cameroon 22 1
 Congo 12 22 22 17 20 5
DR Congo 20 Q 2
 Ivory Coast 17 14 20 21 21 18 16 7
 Tunisia 12 19 18 15 14 18 17 Q 8
Total 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 4 3 38

External links

  • CAHB official website


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