F I V B  FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE VOLLEYBALL
PRESS RELEASE 14.09.2004

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11TH AFRICAN NATIONS JUNIOR MEN CHAMPIONSHIP SEVEN AFRICAN TEAMS COMPETE FOR TWO PLACES IN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

Nairobi, Kenya, September 14 - Seven African Junior teams will compete for two places for the continent in the World Championship when they enter the competition in the 11th Junior Men African Nations Championship here in Nairobi, Kenya.

The drawing of lots put the two big forces; Egypt and Tunisia in one pool ( pool B) with Uganda and Botswana while pool A included the organizers, Kenya, Morocco and Sudan. The first two of each pool will qualify to the semi-finals where the first of pool A will meet second of pool B and first of pool B will meet second of A . The winners of this semis will secure places in 2005 Men's Under 21 World Championship and will meet for the African trophy.

Congo Brazzaville didn't reach Nairobi before the drawing of lots and was considered disqualified.

Drawing of lots and Match schedule

Group A Kenya - Morocco -Sudan Group B : Egypt - Tunisia - Uganda - Botswana

For full match schedule please go to CAVB web site: www.cavbonline.net


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