Skip to main content

A python library to use the Challonge API

Project description


async Challonge for Python 3.5+

Build Status Documentation Status Coverage Status

Modern library that is more than just a wrapper for the Challonge web API


  • aiohttp


  • cchardet faster replacement for chardet, as mentionned on the aiohttp page
  • aiodns for speeding up DNS resolving, highly recommended by aiohttp

Python version support

  • 3.5
  • 3.6
  • 3.7


pip install achallonge

If you want to have the optional dependencies for aiohttp, you can:

pip install achallonge[speed]


import challonge

async def foo():
    # Log in into Challonge with your CHALLONGE! API credentials (
    user = await challonge.get_user('your_challonge_username', 'your_api_key')

    # Retrieve your tournaments
    tournaments = await user.get_tournaments()

    # Tournaments, matches, and participants are all represented as Python classes
    for t in tournaments:
        print(  # 3272
        print(  # 'My Awesome Tournament'
        print(t.status)  # 'open'

    # Retrieve the participants for a given tournament.
    participants = await tournaments[0].get_participants()
    print(len(participants)) # 13


The full documentation can be found on Read the docs

Author / License

Distributed under MIT license. See LICENSE for details

Fabien Poupineau (fp12) - 2017-2019

Twitter: @fp12gaming

Join the Discord Server and discuss about this lib!

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Source Distribution

achallonge-1.9.0.tar.gz (15.7 kB view hashes)

Uploaded source

Built Distribution

achallonge-1.9.0-py3-none-any.whl (19.3 kB view hashes)

Uploaded py3

Supported by

AWS AWS Cloud computing Datadog Datadog Monitoring Facebook / Instagram Facebook / Instagram PSF Sponsor Fastly Fastly CDN Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Huawei Huawei PSF Sponsor Microsoft Microsoft PSF Sponsor NVIDIA NVIDIA PSF Sponsor Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Salesforce Salesforce PSF Sponsor Sentry Sentry Error logging StatusPage StatusPage Status page