FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship 2014

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Botswana and Mozambique continue victories at zone 6 World Champs qualifier


Zimbabwe's women's team defeated hosts Zambia on day two of the zone 6 World Championship qualifier

Lusaka, Zambia, October 23, 2013 - Botswana have achieved their second win over Swaziland 3-0 (25-9, 25-10, 25-15) on the second day of the 2014 FIVB Women's World Championship zone 6 qualification tournament (Pool R) in Lusaka on Wednesday.
 
The second day also featured a second win for Mozambique over Namibia 3-0 (25-19, 25-13, 25-12), while host Zambia suffered their first loss against Zimbabwe 3-1 (20-25, 25-16, 25-21, 25-16)

Botswana currently lead the six nation tournament with a win-loss ratio of 2-0 (6 points) ahead of Mozambique 2-0 (5 points). Zimbabwe are in third place with 1-1 (4 points), while Zambia ranked fourth 1-1 (3 points). Both Namibia and Swaziland are 0-2 (0 pts).

The top two teams of this tournament will proceed to the finals of the qualifier to be held in January 2014.

Results

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

1

2

3

4

5

1

22 Oct

NAM-BOT

0-3

9-25

16-25

13-25



38-75

0:58

2

22 Oct

SWA-ZAM

0-3

10-25

18-25

18-25



46-75

1:03

3

22 Oct

MOZ-ZIM

3-2

25-18

25-18

24-26

23-25

15-7

112-94

2:01

4

23 Oct

ZIM-ZAM

3-1

20-25

25-16

25-21

25-16


95-78

1:33

5

23 Oct

SWA-BOT

0-3

9-25

10-25

15-25



35-75

1:02

6

23 Oct

NAM-MOZ

0-3

19-25

13-25

12-25



44-75

1:12

Ranking

1. Botswana - 6 points
2. Mozambique - 5 points
3. Zimbabwe - 4 points
4. Zambia - 3 points
5. Namibia - 0 points
6. Swaziland - 0 points


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