The 25th edition of the African Women’s Nations Handball Championship will take place from November 9 to 19 in Senegal. The draw for this event is scheduled for next Wednesday.
Through a press release, the body informed of the holding of the ceremony which will unveil the posters of the group phase of this continental meeting. In addition to Senegal (host country), Algeria, Angola, Cape Verde, Congo, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Madagascar, Morocco, DR Congo and Tunisia are the participants. The 12 teams will be divided into 3 groups of 4 teams. The competition serves as a qualifier for the 2023 World Cup, the AFCON semi-finalists will qualify.
Note that last June, the African Handball Confederation was on an inspection visit to Senegal. Opportunity for the continental body to sign the protocol for the organization of this sporting event. The organizing committee will therefore have the opportunity to take stock of the preparations and the sites that will house the CAN.
The Senegal Women’s National Team has a new coach since last January, Yacine Messaoudi. The Franco-Algerian technician. Recall that during the last CAN, the Lionesses stopped in the quarter-finals. Angola are the defending champions.