Host Ghana, Rwanda, Nigeria and Sierra Leone emerge as opening winners

13 April 2014

CAVB Beach VB Youth Olympic Games Qualification- Day 1

 Accra, Ghana, April 12, 2014- The 2014 CAVB Beach VB Youth Olympic Games started on Friday in Accra, Ghana with hosts Ghana beside Rwanda Sierra Leone, Egypt and Burundi emerging as the major Men's and women's winners.

 

 The Men's competition features 10 teams divided into two preliminary Pools each comprise 5 teams, Pool A includes Burundi, Ghana, Mauritius, Egypt and Benin, while pool B shows Namibia along with Sierra Leone, Congo, Rwanda and Nigeria.

 

 The top 2 teams of each pool qualify to the semifinal where the top of pool A plays second Pool B and winner of Pool B faces second of Pool A. the third and fourth of each preliminary pool play for 5 to 8 positions, while the 5th of each pool play for the last two positions.

 

On the other hand 7 teams participated in the women's competition, where they were divided into pool A with 4 teams Nigeria, Congo, Sierra Leone and Ghana. Pool B features Mauritius, Rwanda and Namibia.

 

 The top 2 teams also qualify to the semifinal, while other teams play for 5 to 7 positions.

 

 The competition acts as a qualifier for 6 teams of each gender to the finals of Youth Olympic Games in Nanjang August 17 to 28, 2014.

 

Men's Pools

GROUP A     BURUNDI - GHANA - MAURITIUS – EGYPT - BENIN

GROUP B      NAMIBIA - SIERRA LEONNE - CONGO – RWANDA – NIGERIA

 

Men's Results

BURUNDI       vs     GHANA                    0:2 (16:21),(12:21)                 

MAURITIUS    vs      EGYPT                     1:2   (21:15),(12:21),(13:15)  

NAMIBIA       vs       SIERRA LEONE       0:2   (13:21),(17:21)              

CONGO         vs        RWANDA               1:2  (10:21),(21:16),(12:15)   

GHANA         vs        BENIN                     2:0   (21:10), (21:17)               

BURUNDI    vs          MAURITIUS            2:1 (21:19), (18:21), (15:12)  

SIERRA LEONE   vs     NIGERIA               2:0 (21:19), (21:17)                   

NAMIBIA            vs    CONGO                 0:2 (17:21), (14:21)          

EGYPT              vs      BENIN                  2:0 (21:12), (21:11)            

GHANA              vs   MAURITIUS            2:0 (21:19), (21:11)               

RWANDA           vs       NIGERIA              1:2                                             

SIERA LEONE       vs       CONGO                2:0                                           

 

Women's Pool

GROUP  A    NIGERIA  -  CONGO  -  SIERRA LEONNE  -  GHANA

GROUP  B       MAURITIUS  -  RWANDA  -  NAMIBIA

 

Women's Results

NIGERIA          vs   CONGO                            2:1    (20:22) (21:18) (15:10)         

SIERRA  LEONE   vs   GHANA                        0:2    (11:21) ; (19:21)                       

MAURITIUS   vs     RWANDA                         0:2    (17:21) ; (10:21)                    

NIGERIA    vs     SIERA  LEONNE                  1:2     (21:13); (15:21); (12:15)       

CONGO    vs      GHANA                                      2:1 (21:14) (17:21) (15:13)             

MAURITIUS      vs     NAMIBIA                     1:2 (17:21) (21:09) (10:15)                     

NIGERIA      vs      GHANA                                          1:2 (14:21),(21:15),(13:15)   

CONGO     vs     SIERA   LEONE                    1:2 (15:21), (21:15), (08:15)             

 RWANDA    vs       NAMIBIA                         0:2    (21:23) ; (15:21)        

 

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