F I V B  FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE VOLLEYBALL
PRESS RELEASE 18.09.2004

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11th Junior Men African Nations Championship- Day three

Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco and Kenya through to semis

Nairobi, Kenya, September 18, 2004 - Defending champions Egypt needed only 61 minutes to destroy Botswana 3-0 (25-18, 25-12, 25-18) in Group B and reach the semifinals of 11th African Nations Championships Junior Men Volleyball tournament at Moi International indoor gymnasium in Kasarani on Friday.

Apart from Egypt who will now face off with Morocco in the first semifinals on Sunday, in another Group B match , Tunisia also registered an impressive win when they trounced the hard fighting Uganda 3-0 (25-12, 25-17, 25-19) to set up a semifinal date with hosts Kenya who did not have a match.

In the only Group A match, Morocco, who have distinguished themselves as among the title favorites, ensured that Sudan bowed out of the tournament without a win when they beat the Sudanese 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-18).


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