FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship 2014

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Cameroon defeat Algeria in World Championship qualifier


Rwanda celebrate their victory with the coach Paul Bitok

Yaoundé, Cameroon, February 15, 2014 – Cameroon recovered their rhythm with a straight-set win over favorites Algeria 3-0 (28-26, 25-21, 25-15) in Pool  T of the African qualifying tournament for the FIVB Men's Volleyball World Championships Poland 2014.

The match, held at Palais des Sports in Yaoundé, allowed Cameroon to improve their win-loss ratio to 2-1, while Algeria dropped to 1-1 in two matches.

Rwanda also cruised past Gabon 3-1 (25-15, 25-19, 24-26, 25-17) for their second win in three matches to improve to 2-1. Gabon’s record fell to 0-2.

The winner of the five-nation round robin tournament will secure a ticket at the FIVB Men’s World Championship from Aug. 30 to Sept. 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

19-25

 

 

54-75

1:11

 

2

13-Feb

NGR-CMR

1-3

11-25

25-22

18-25

19-25

 

73-97

1:40

 

3

14-Feb

GAB-NGR

1-3

25-22

20-25

11-25

16-25

 

72-97

1:26

 

4

14-Feb

CMR-RWA

1-3

20-25

20-25

25-22

17-25

 

82-97

1:45

 

5

15-Feb

RWA-GAB

3-1

25-15

25-19

24-26

25-17

 

99-77

1:30

 

6

15-Feb

ALG-CMR

0-3

26-28

21-25

15-25

 

 

62-78

1:19

 

7

16-Feb

GAB-ALG

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8

16-Feb

NGR-RWA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

17-Feb

ALG-NGR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10

17-Feb

CMR-GAB

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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

6

3

2

1

1

1

 

 

1

 

7

4

1.750

257

232

1.108

2

RWA

Rwanda

6

3

2

1

 

2

 

 

 

1

6

5

1.200

250

234

1.068

3

ALG

Algeria

3

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

1

3

3

1.000

137

132

1.038

4

NGR

Nigeria

3

2

1

1

 

1

 

 

1

 

4

4

1.000

170

169

1.006

5

GAB

Gabon

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

2

 

2

6

0.333

149

196

0.760


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