FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship 2014

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Cameroon upset host Algeria to lead World Championship qualifier


Nigeria's women's team achieved their first victory against Congo at the World Championship qualifier

Algiers, Algeria, February 27, 2014 - Cameroon Women's volleyball team achieved a ground breaking victory over hosts Algeria on day 5 of the 2014 Women's World championship qualifier African Pool T held at Harcha Hacène Hall in Algiers, Algeria on Thursday.

Cameroon led the six nation round robin tournament with a win-loss ratio of 3-1 (10 points), while Algeria suffered their first defeat to drop to 2-1.

Nigeria obtained their first victory after three defeats when they overcame DR Congo 3-1 (25-21, 25-21, 23-25, 25-20) in 100 minutes. Nigeria's record improved to 1-3, while Congo became the only winless team with 0-3

The six nation round robin tournament will feature three important matches on Friday as Algeria face Congo, while Nigeria meet Egypt and Botswana play Cameroon.
 
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 5 Results Feb 27
Nigeria v. DR Congo – 3-1 (25-21, 25-21, 23-25, 25-20)
Cameroon v. Algeria – 3-1 (25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 25-21)

Day 6 programme Feb 28
13:45: Botswana - Cameroon
16:00: Nigeria - Egypt
18:15: Algeria - Congo

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

11

26-Feb

NGR-CMR

0-3

14-25

11-25

16-25

 

 

41-75

1:16

150

12

26-Feb

ALG-BOT

3-0

25-11

25-10

25-10

 

 

75-31

1:02

600

13

27-Feb

COD-NGR

1-3

21-25

21-25

25-23

20-25

 

87-98

1:49

129

15

27-Feb

CMR-ALG

3-1

25-23

25-22

21-25

25-21

 

96-91

2:03

2200


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

10

4

3

1

2

1

 

1

 

 

11

4

2,750

352

285

1,235

2

EGY

EGYPT

8

3

3

 

2

 

1

 

 

 

9

2

4,500

266

195

1,364

3

ALG

ALGERIA

6

3

2

1

2

 

 

 

1

 

7

3

2,333

241

169

1,426

4

BOT

BOTSWANA

3

3

1

2

1

 

 

 

 

2

3

6

0,500

155

210

0,738

5

NGR

NIGERIA

3

4

1

3

 

1

 

 

 

3

3

10

0,300

241

312

0,772

6

COD

CONGO RDC

 

3

 

3

 

 

 

 

1

2

1

9

0,111

164

248

0,661

7

GHA

GHANA

withdraw 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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