FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship 2014

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Egypt make it three wins for three at Women's World Championship qualifier


Botswana surprised Nigeria on the third day of the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship Africa Pool T qualification tournament on Tuesday

Algiers, Algeria, February 25, 2014 - The Egypt women's volleyball team continued their winning rhythm at the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship Africa Pool T qualification tournament as they beat Congo DR 3-0 (25-4, 25-20, 25-16) on the third day of the round robin tournament held at Harcha Hacène Hall in Algiers, Algeria on Tuesday, while Botswana surprised Nigeria 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-21).

The victory improved Egypt’s win:loss ratio to 3:0 meaning that they now lead the six nation tournament with two matches still to be played. Congo DR dropped to 0:2. Egypt’s experienced opposite spiker Ingy El Shami led all scorers with 14 points. 

Up and coming Botswana upset the experienced Nigerian team 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-21) to improve their win:loss record to 1:1, while Nigeria dropped to 0:2

The winner of the six nation tournament will earn a ticket to the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship Italy 2014, which will take place from September 23 to October 12.

Day 4 Programme Feb 26

16:00: Nigeria - Cameroon
18:15: Algeria - Botswana

Results

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

Audience

1

2

3

4

5

1

23-Feb

BOT-EGY

0-3

21-25

11-25

17-25

 

 

49-75

2:21

150

2

23-Feb

CMR-COD

3-0

25-14

25-9

25-14

 

 

75-37

1:12

300

4

24-Feb

EGY-CMR

3-2

25-18

26-28

25-19

22-25

18-16

116-106

2:24

450

6

24-Feb

NGR-ALG

0-3

13-25

16-25

13-25

 

 

42-75

1:18

1050

7

25-Feb

BOT-NGR

3-0

25-21

25-18

25-21

 

 

75-60

1:16

150

9

25-Feb

COD-EGY

0-3

4-25

20-25

16-25

 

 

40-75

1:05

250


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

EGY

EGYPT

8

3

3

 

2

 

1

 

 

 

9

2

4,500

266

195

1,364

2

CMR

CAMEROON

4

2

1

1

1

 

 

1

 

 

5

3

1,667

181

153

1,183

3

ALG

ALGERIA

3

1

1

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

MAX

75

42

1,786

4

BOT

BOTSWANA

3

2

1

1

1

 

 

 

 

1

3

3

1,000

124

135

0,919

5

NGR

NIGERIA

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

6

 

102

150

0,680

6

COD

CONGO RDC

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

 

 

2

 

6

 

77

150

0,513

7

GHA

GHANA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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