Cameroon clinch second African ticket at Men's World Champs

18 February 2014

2014 FIVB World Championship- Day 5 African qualifier Men's Pool T

 

 

 

 Yaoundé, Cameroon, February 17, 2014- Cameroon men's volleyball National team booked the second African ticket to the 2014 Men's World Championship in Poland after they won Pool T African qualification tournament held at Palais des Sports in Yaoundé, Cameroon on Monday.

 

 Cameroon hammered Gabon 3-0 (25-11, 25-14, 25-17) in a match fully led by the winners. Sem Dolengombai was Cameroon's scorer with 13 points, while Dan J' Mateya led Gabon scorers with 8.

 

 Cameroon finished the 5 nation round robin tournament with a win- loss ratio of 3-1 to gain 9 points equal to both Algeria and Rwanda who have both the same win- loss ratio and total points, but Cameroon overwhelmed the set quotient 10-4 ahead of Algeria who came second with 9-4 quotient and Rwanda who came third with 9-6.

 

 This is the third qualification ticket for the west African country after 1990 and 2010 with their best result in the last edition when they finished 13th after passing the first round.

 

 Algeria clinched their last win against Nigeria in a thriller 3-1 (25-17, 25-14, 21-25, 25-15). As usual Algeria's opposite spiker Toufik Mahjoubi led his team and match scorers with 23 points, while Mathew E' ejeh scored 17 as Nigeria's best scorer.

 

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

3-1

25-17

25-14

21-25

25-15

 

96-71

1:36

 

10

17-Feb

CMR-GAB

3-0

25-11

25-14

25-17

 

 

75-42

1:08

 

 

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

CMR

Cameroon

9

4

3

1

2

1

 

 

1

 

10

4

2.500

332

274

1.212

2

ALG

Algeria

9

4

3

1

2

1

 

 

 

1

9

4

2.250

308

255

1.208

3

RWA

Rwanda

9

4

3

1

 

3

 

 

 

1

9

6

1.500

346

315

1.098

4

NGR

Nigeria

3

4

1

3

 

1

 

 

3

 

6

10

0.600

322

361

0.892

5

GAB

Gabon

 

4

 

4

 

 

 

 

2

2

2

12

0.167

243

346

0.702

 

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