FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship 2014

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Cameroon and Algeria secure early wins at World Champ qualifiers


Algeria defeated Rwanda in straight sets in the opening day of the World Championship qualifiers

Yaoundé, Cameroon, February 13, 2014 - Hosts Cameroon and favourites Algeria started in victorious manner at the African qualifying tournament for the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship, Poland 2014 on Thursday.

Cameroon entertained their fans at the Palais des Sports in Yaoundé when they defeated Nigeria 3-1 (25-11, 22-25, 25-18, 25-19) in Pool T. Jean Ndaki led Cameroon’s scorers with 18 points, while Seyefa Dokiyya led Nigeria’s scorers with 21 points.

Algeria meanwhile won against Rwanda, 3-0 (25-23, 25-12, 25-18) in the second match on day one.

The winner of the five nation round robin tournament will secure a ticket to the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship to be held in Poland from August 30 to September 21.

Results

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

Audience

1

2

3

4

5

1

13-Feb

RWA-ALG

0-3

23-25

12-25

18-25

 

 

53-75

1:11

 

2

13-Feb

NGR-CMR

1-3

11-25

25-22

18-25

19-25

 

73-97

1:40

 


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

ALG

Algeria

3

1

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

MAX

75

53

1.415

2

CMR

Cameroon

3

1

1

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

3

1

3.000

97

73

1.329

3

NGR

Nigeria

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

1

 

1

3

0.333

73

97

0.753

4

RWA

Rwanda

 

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

3

 

53

75

0.707

5

GAB

Gabon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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