Battle for Tokyo 2020 games starts at PanAmerican Games in Lima on July 31.

The Champions of handball tournament will go directly to the Olympic tournament in Japan next year, while the finalists will get a place at Olympic qualification tournament.

Eight teams are gathered in two groups with Argentina, Brazil and Chile as three biggest favorites to win the tournament.

Here is the schedule. Two best teams will meet at semi-final, while final is scheduled on August 5.

Group A

1 Argentina 
2 Chile 
3 Cuba
4 United States 

31 July 2019
13:00
v Cuba v Chile
31 July 2019
20:30
v Argentina v United States
1 August 2019
15:30
v United States v Cuba
1 August 2019
20:30
v Chile v Argentina
2 August 2019
13:00
v United States v Chile
2 August 2019
18:00
v Argentina v Cuba

Group B

1 Brazil 
2 Mexico 
3 Peru (H) 
4 Puerto Rico 

31 July 2019
15:30
v Puerto Rico v Peru
31 July 2019
18:00
v Brazil v Mexico
1 August 2019
13:00
v Mexico v Puerto Rico
1 August 2019
18:00
v Peru v Brazil
2 August 2019
17:30
v Mexico v Peru
2 August 2019
20:30
v Brazil v Puerto Rico