Zone 7 Men (Pool S) Three men and a women teams secured tickets to final pools

19 October 2013

 Cairo, Egypt, October 18, 2013- With the zonal phase of the African qualifications for the 2014 FIVB World Championships getting underway at the beginning of October the fight for places in the final round are going more and more exciting in both men and women tournaments.

 

 The African qualifications started early in Mauritius in the first week of October with zone 7 qualifier where Seychelles emerged victorious in both men and women qualifiers after beating the hosts.

 

Host Botswana beside the emerging Zambia clinched both zone 6 tickets to the finals of the Men's qualifier after they ended their campaign as first and second in the 6 Nations tournament.  

 

 Zone 5 Women's qualifications will resume the programme in Uganda this week where host Uganda beside African champions Kenya, Egypt and Tanzania will fight for two tickets for the finals beside the Kenya who already qualified as one of the top two teams in Africa at the FIVB World Ranking.

 

 Later Zambia will host the 6 Nations Women's Zone 6 tournament October 22 to 26 where organizers beside Botswana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Mozambique and Namibia will fight for two berths to the finals.

 

 Niger also hosts Zone 3 Men's qualification tournament October 24 to 26 where they compete with Ghana, Nigeria and Burkina Faso for two vacancies.

 

 Zone 5 Men's qualification tournament will be held in Rwanda starting from October 22 where African champions Egypt will battle it out against the organizers, Burundi and Uganda to determine two qualifiers to the finals. Egypt had automatic ticket to the finals as one of the top three African teams in the FIVB World Ranking.

 

 The winners of the Zone 1 and 7 beside the winners and runneer upo of Zones 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 clinch their tickets to the finals of the qualifiers to be held in Jnuary 2014 making out 12 teams who will be joined by the top three African countries in the FIVB World ranking in Men's qualifidcations and the top two women's team in the FIVB ranking.

 

 The qualified 15 countries from the Men's tournaments will be divided into 3 pools of 5 where the three winners secure their tickets to the finals of the FIVB World Championship.

 

 The 14 teams who will make their way to the Women's finals will be divided into 2 pools of 7, where the winners of each confirm their tickets to the FIVB World Champs.

 

Zone 7 Men (Pool S)

Results

Date

Time

 

Score

 

Set 1

Set 2

Set 3

Set 4

Set 5

Total

06 Oct

18:00

Mauritius 

2–3

  Seychelles

25–23

25–23

15–25

16–25

9–15

90–111

 

Standings

 

Matches

Sets

Points

Rank

Team

Pts

W

L

W

L

Ratio

W

L

Ratio

1

 Seychelles

2

1

0

3

2

1.500

111

90

1.233

2

 Mauritius

1

0

1

2

3

0.667

90

111

0.811

 

Zone 6 Men (Pool R)

Results

Date

Time

 

Score

 

Set 1

Set 2

Set 3

Set 4

Set 5

Total

08 Oct

12:00

Lesotho 

2–3

 Zimbabwe

25–10

13–25

25–18

23–25

10–15

96–93

08 Oct

16:00

Botswana 

3–0

 Mozambique

25–17

25–16

25–19

 

 

75–52

08 Oct

18:00

Namibia 

0–3

 Zambia

21–25

18–25

16–25

 

 

55–75

09 Oct

13:00

Namibia 

0–3

 Zimbabwe

19–25

18–25

15–25

 

 

52–75

09 Oct

15:30

Botswana 

3–0

 Lesotho

25–18

25–17

25–19

 

 

75–54

09 Oct

18:00

Mozambique 

2–3

 Zambia

25–27

25–17

25–19

18–25

11–15

104–103

10 Oct

13:00

Zambia 

3–0

 Zimbabwe

25–18

25–21

25–23

 

 

75–62

10 Oct

15:30

Botswana 

3–0

 Namibia

25–18

25–19

25–18

 

 

75–55

10 Oct

18:00

Lesotho 

2–3

 Mozambique

20–25

25–20

25–22

20–25

13–15

103–107

11 Oct

13:00

Mozambique 

1–3

 Zimbabwe

18–25

24–26

27–25

20–25

 

89–101

11 Oct

15:30

Lesotho 

3–0

 Namibia

25–10

25–22

25–18

 

 

75–50

11 Oct

18:00

Botswana 

3–0

 Zambia

25–12

25–10

25–23

 

 

75–45

12 Oct

11:00

Lesotho 

3–0

 Zambia

25–20

25–19

25–19

 

 

75–58

12 Oct

13:30

Mozambique 

1–3

 Namibia

22–25

18–25

25–21

14–25

 

79–96

12 Oct

16:00

Botswana 

3–1

 Zimbabwe

20–25

25–14

25–16

25–19

 

95–74

 

Standings

 

matches

Sets

Points

Rank

Team

Pts

W

L

W

L

Ratio

W

L

Ratio

1

 Botswana

15

5

0

15

1

15.000

395

280

1.411

2

 Zambia

8

3

2

9

8

1.125

356

371

0.960

3

 Zimbabwe

8

3

2

10

9

1.111

405

407

0.995

4

 Lesotho

8

2

3

10

9

1.111

403

383

1.052

5

 Mozambique

3

1

4

7

14

0.500

431

478

0.902

6

 Namibia

3

1

4

3

13

0.231

308

379

0.813

 

Zone 7 Women (Pool M)

Results

Date

Time

 

Score

 

Set 1

Set 2

Set 3

Set 4

Set 5

Total

06 Oct

16:00

Mauritius 

2–3

 Seychelles

19–25

31–29

25–19

22–25

11–15

108–113

 

Standings

 

Matches

Sets

Points

Rank

Team

Pts

W

L

W

L

Ratio

W

L

Ratio

1

 Seychelles

2

1

0

3

2

1.500

113

108

1.046

2

 Mauritius

1

0

1

2

3

0.667

108

113

0.956

 

 



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