Rwanda one more step towards the World Championship

16 February 2014

2014 FIVB World Championship- Day 4 African qualifier Men's Pool T

Rwanda one more step towards the World Championship

 

 Yaoundé, Cameroon, February 16, 2014- Rwanda went one more step towards the glory after the hammered Nigeria 3-1 (25-23, 25-16, 21-25, 25-17) in the fourth day of African qualifying tournament Pool T for the 2014 Men's World championship held at Palais des Sports in Yaoundé, Cameroon on Sunday.

 

Rwanda finished their matches with a win- loss ratio of 3-1 to lead the 5 nation tournament with 9 points, while Nigeria dropped to 1-2 with 3 points.

 

 Christophe Mukunzi led the Rwandan scorers with 14 points, while Seyefa Dikiyya topped Nigeria's scorers with 18.

 

In the other match of the day Algeria took over Gabon 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-10). Algeria improved their record to 2-1 with one remaining encounter against Nigeria in the fifth and last day of the tournament. Gabon dropped to 0-3.

 

Algerian opposite spiker Toufik Mahdjoubi played the greatest role in the victory and came as his team best scorer with 14 points.

 

 The fifth and last day of the tournament features Algeria playing Nigeria and Cameroon to meet Gabon in two deciders to determine the winner of the tournament.

 

The winner of the five nation round robin tournament will secure a ticket at World Championship to be held in Poland in August 30 to September 21.

 

Results

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

Audience

1

2

3

4

5

1

13-Feb

RWA-ALG

0-3

23-25

12-25

19-25

 

 

54-75

1:11

 

2

13-Feb

NGR-CMR

1-3

11-25

25-22

18-25

19-25

 

73-97

1:40

 

3

14-Feb

GAB-NGR

1-3

25-22

20-25

11-25

16-25

 

72-97

1:26

 

4

14-Feb

CMR-RWA

1-3

20-25

20-25

25-22

17-25

 

82-97

1:45

 

5

15-Feb

RWA-GAB

3-1

25-15

25-19

24-26

25-17

 

99-77

1:30

 

6

15-Feb

ALG-CMR

0-3

26-28

21-25

15-25

 

 

62-78

1:19

 

7

16-Feb

GAB-ALG

0-3

21-25

21-25

10-25

 

 

52-75

1:09

 

8

16-Feb

NGR-RWA

1-3

23-25

16-25

25-21

17-25

 

81-96

1:53

 

9

17-Feb

ALG-NGR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

17-Feb

CMR-GAB

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Standings

Rk

Code

Team

Points

Matches

Results Details

Sets

Points

Played

Won

Lost

3-0

3-1

3-2

2-3

1-3

0-3

Won

Lost

Ratio

Won

Lost

Ratio

1

RWA

Rwanda

9

4

3

1

 

3

 

 

 

1

9

6

1.500

346

315

1.098

2

ALG

Algeria

6

3

2

1

2

 

 

 

 

1

6

3

2.000

212

184

1.152

3

CMR

Cameroon

6

3

2

1

1

1

 

 

1

 

7

4

1.750

257

232

1.108

4

NGR

Nigeria

3

3

1

2

 

1

 

 

2

 

5

7

0.714

251

265

0.947

5

GAB

Gabon

 

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

2

1

2

9

0.222

201

271

0.742

 

 

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