FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship 2014

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Ghana, Nigeria in final phase of Women's World Championship qualification


Nigeria women team claimed the silver meda in the zone 3 qualifier

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, November 30, 2013 – Ghana’s and Nigeria’s women's volleyball teams have clinched their tickets to the final phase of the 2014 FIVB Women's World Championship after they finished in the top two positions in Zone 3 (Pool O) of the African qualifier held at the Forum de l'Université de Cocody in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. 

Ghana defeated Togo 3-0 (25-15, 25-11,  25-18) for their third consecutive victory in the four nations tournament. Ghana claimed the gold medal with a win-loss ratio of 3-0 (8 points).

Nigeria overcame Cote d'Ivoire 3-0 (25-23, 25-19, 25-12) to improve to 2-1 (6 points) to finish second and qualify for the final phase, while Cote d'Ivoire dropped to 1-2 (4 points). Togo finished fourth with 0-3.

Ghana and Nigeria will now join the first pool of the final phase along with Algeria, Botswana, Cameroon, RD Congo and Egypt

Results

Match No

Date

Teams

Set

Results per set (points)

Total Points

Time     

1

2

3

4

5

1

28-Nov-2013

GHA-NGR

3-1

25-20

25-21

24-26

25-12

 

99-79

1:31

2

28-Nov-2013

CIV-TOG

3-0

25-10

25-21

26-24

 

 

76-55

1:07

3

29-Nov-2013

TOG-NGR

0-3

12-25

10-25

19-25

 

 

41-75

0:59

4

29-Nov-2013

CIV-GHA

2-3

25-13

21-25

18-25

25-20

5-15

94-98

1:36

5

30-Nov-2013

GHA-TOG

3-0

25-15

25-11

25-18

 

 

75-44

1:02

6

30-Nov-2013

NGR-CIV

3-0

25-23

25-19

25-12

 

 

75-54

1:19

 

Ranking and Qualifiers

Ranking

Countries proceeding to the Final Phase

 

1.

Ghana 8 points

Ghana Zone Champions

2.

Nigeria 6 points

Nigeria Zone Runner up

3.

Cote d'Ivoire 4 points


4.

Togo 0 point



Women's Final phase pools

Pool 1: Algeria- Zone 6 winner- Zone 3 winner- Zone 4 winner- Zone 4 runner up- Zone 3 runner up- Zone 5 runner

Pool 2: Kenya- Zone 7 winner- Zone 5 winner- Zone 1 winner- Zone 2 winner- Zone 6 runner up- Zone 2 runner up.

Pool 1

Pool 2

Algeria

Kenya

Botswana

Seychelles

Ghana

Uganda

Cameroon

Tunisia

RD Congo

Senegal

Nigeria

Mozambique

Egypt

Cape Verde

 


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