Angola at the 2020 Summer Olympics

sporting event delegation

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Angola at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of Angola.svg
IOC codeANG
NOCAngolan Olympic Committee
Website (in Portuguese)
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors16 in 2 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Angola is expected to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games have been postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.[1] It will be the nation's tenth appearance at the Summer Olympics, with the exception of the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, when it was part of the Soviet boycott.

Competitors

The following is the list of number of competitors in the Games. Note that reserves in handball are not counted:

Sport Men Women Total
Handball 0 14 14
Sailing 2 0 2
Total 2 14 16

Handball

Summary

Key:

  • ET: After extra time
  • P – Match decided by penalty-shootout.
Team Event Group Stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
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Score
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Rank Opposition
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Angola women's Women's tournament

Women's tournament

Angola women's handball team qualified for the Olympics by winning the gold medal at the 2019 African Qualification Tournament in Dakar, Senegal.[2]

Team roster
  • Women's team event – 1 team of 12 players
Group play
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Quarter-finals
2  Montenegro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3  Norway 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4  Japan (H) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5  South Korea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6  Angola 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 25 July 2021. Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Goal difference; 6) Goals scored; 7) Draw.
(H) Host
25 July 2021
14:15
Montenegro  v  Angola Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo

27 July 2021
19:30
Angola  v  Norway Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo

29 July 2021
09:00
Netherlands  v  Angola Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo

31 July 2021
09:00
Angola  v  Japan Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo

2 August 2021
09:00
South Korea  v  Angola Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo

Sailing

Angolan sailors qualified a boat in each of the following classes through the class-associated World Championships and the continental regattas.

Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Paixão Afonso
Matias Montinho
Men's 470

M = Medal race; EL = Eliminated – did not advance into the medal race

References

  1. ^ "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  2. ^ "African continental dominance continues as Angolan women secure Tokyo 2020 ticket". International Handball Federation. 30 September 2019. Retrieved 2 October 2019.
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