Zone 3 (Pool O) - Day 1 Nigeria and Ghana start victorious at zone 3 Men's World Champs qualifier

25 October 2013

Niamey, Niger, October 25, 2013- Nigeria and Ghana emerged victorious at the opening day of the 2014 FIVB Men's World Championship Zone 3 (Pool O) qualification tournament getting underway in Niamey, Niger on Thursday.

 

 Nigeria beat host Niger 3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 25-22) in a tough match in front of more than 2000 spectators attending the match.

 

 Ghana easily overcame Burkina Faso 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-10) in a match overwhelmed by the winners who were better in their attacks and defence.

 

 The second day features two matches where Ghana meet Nigeria in an early final, while Niger face Burkina Faso.

 

 The top two teams in this 4 Nation tournament will proceed to the final round of the qualification to be held in three different countries January and February 2014.

 

Results

Ghana v Burkina 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-10)

Nigeria v Niger   3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 25-22)

 

Ranking 

Pays

Points

Sets won

Sets lost

Point won

Point lost

Quotient Sets

Quotient points

 

1.     Ghana

3

3

0

75

46

Max

1,6304

 

2.     Nigeria

3

3

0

75

65

Max

1,1538

 

3.     Niger

0

0

3

65

75

Min

0,8666

 

4.     Burkina Faso

0

0

3

46

75

Min

0,6133

 

 



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