Egypt and Cameroon record fist win at World Championship qualifiers

24 February 2014

 Alger, Algeria, February 23, 2014- Favourites Egypt and Cameroon start their 2014 Women's World championship qualifier's campaign as victorious in African Pool T held at Harcha Hacène Hall in Alger, Algeria on Sunday as they beat Botswana and DR Congo respectively on Day 1.

 

 The final tournament which qualifies the winners for the 2014 Women's World Championship in Italy was supposed to feature 7 national teams but due to the late arrival of Ghana, they withdraw making a six nation tournament.

 

 Egypt women overcame Botswana in straight sets 25-21, 25-11, 25-17 in 81 minutes. The better reception and powerful attacks were the key factors to win the match.

 

 2013 African Nations Championship silver medallists Cameroon flew past DR Congo 3-0 (25-14, 25-9, 25-14) in 72 minutes to proof their consistency to clinch the world championship ticket

 

 The second day will show a ground breaking encounter between Egypt v Cameroon, while hosts Algeria start their matches to meet Nigeria.  

 

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

1:21

150

2

23-Feb

CMR-COD

3-0

25-14

25-9

25-14

 

 

75-37

1:12

300

 

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

3

1

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

MAX

75

37

2,027

2

EGY

EGYPT

3

1

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

MAX

75

49

1,531

3

BOT

BOTSWANA

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

3

 

49

75

0,653

4

COD

CONGO RDC

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

3

 

37

75

0,493

5

NGR

NIGERIA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

GHA

GHANA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5

ALG

ALGERIA

                               

 

Modified 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

18:15: Nigeria - Algeria

 

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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