Egypt secure a crucial victory over Cameroon at World Champs qualifier

25 February 2014

2014 Women's World championship- Day 2 Pool T

 

 

 

 Alger, Algeria, February 24, 2014- Hosts Algeria started their campaign with a straight sets win over Nigeria at  2014 Women's World championship qualifier African Pool T held at Harcha Hacène Hall in Alger, Algeria on Monday, while heavy favourites Egypt fought for more than two hours to beat Cameroon in a thriller five setter.  

 

 Led by experienced stars Fatima Okazi and Lydia Olumou, Algeria overcame Nigeria 3-0 (25-13, 25-16, 25-13) in 72 minutes. Opposite spiker Olumou led her team scorers with 14 points, while Nigeria's Esther Dusu led her team scorers with only 8 points.

 

 Algeria started their way with 1-0, while Nigeria dropped to 0-1

 

 Egypt who failed to qualify to the 2010 World Championship needed 132 minutes to overcome fighting Cameroon in epic tiebreaker 3-2 (25-18, 26-28, 25-19,         22-25, 18-16). Right attacker Aya Elshami led the Egyptian scorers with 21 points while Cameroon's EBA'A Mbala led her team with 20 points.

 

 Egypt led the competition with 2-0 win-loss ratio, while Cameroon dropped to 1-1.  

 

 The winner of the 6 nation tournament books a ticket to the 2014 Women's World Championship in Italy.

 

Results

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

Audience

1

2

3

4

5

1

23-Feb

BOT-EGY

0-3

21-25

11-25

17-25

 

 

49-75

2:21

150

2

23-Feb

CMR-COD

3-0

25-14

25-9

25-14

 

 

75-37

1:12

300

4

24-Feb

EGY-CMR

3-2

25-18

26-28

25-19

22-25

18-16

116-106

2:24

450

6

24-Feb

NGR-ALG

0-3

13-25

16-25

13-25

 

 

42-75

1:18

1050

 

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

EGY

EGYPT

5

2

2

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

6

2

3,000

191

155

1,232

2

CMR

CAMEROON

4

2

1

1

1

 

 

1

 

 

5

3

1,667

181

153

1,183

3

ALG

ALGERIA

3

1

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

MAX

75

42

1,786

4

BOT

BOTSWANA

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

3

 

49

75

0,653

5

NGR

NIGERIA

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

3

 

42

75

0,560

6

COD

CONGO RD

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

3

 

37

75

0,493

7

GHA

GHANA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Match Schedule

 

Day 1 Feb. 23

13:45: Botswana - Egypt 0-3

16:00: Cameroon - Congo 3-0

 

Day 2 Feb 24

13:45: Egypt - Cameroon 3-2

18:15: Nigeria - Algeria 0-3

 

Day 3 Feb 25

16:00: Botswana - Nigeria

18:15: DR Congo - Egypt

 

Day 4 Feb 26

16:00: Nigeria - Cameroon

18:15: Algeria - Botswana

 

Day 5 Feb 27

16:00: DR Congo - Nigeria

18:15: Cameroon - Algeria

 

Day 6 Feb 28

13:45: Botswana - Cameroon

16:00: Nigeria - Egypt

18:15: Algeria - Congo

 

Day 7 Mar. 1

16.00: DR Congo - Botswana

18:15: Egypt - Algeria

 

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