Tunisia plays Egypt in a thundering opening

22 January 2013

Setif, Algeria, January 2013- The drawing of lots for the 2013 Boys Youth African Nations Championship was held on Monday in Setif Algeria where four teams will be participating in the round robin tournament who passed the qualifications of their corresponding zones.



 The competition features a ground breaking match between the defending champions Tunisia and the runner up Tunisia in the opening day on Tuesday at Setif Hall at 1500. Tunisia won the last competition in 2010 after beating Egypt 3-2 in a thrilling encounter.


 The opening day shows also the hosts Algeria battling against the new comers Rwanda.


 The competition acts as a qualifier for the FIVB Boys Youth African Nations Championship to be held later this year in Mexico.


Match Schedule

22-Jan-13        1          17:00   Rwanda X       Algeria           

22-Jan-13        2          15:00   Egypt  X         Tunisia            

23-Jan-13        Rest                                                                                        

24-Jan-13        3          15:00   Tunisia X         Rwanda                      

24-Jan-13        4          17:00   Algeria X        Egypt             

25-Jan-13        5          15:00   Egypt  X         Rwanda                      

25-Jan-13        6          17:00   Tunisia X         Algeria