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Cape Verde take gold in Pool A World Championship qualifier

 
Cape Verde team, the winner of Pool B World Championship qualifier

Praia, Cape Verde, July 7, 2013 - Host Cape Verde took gold at the men's Pool B African qualifier for the 2014 FIVB World Championship held at Pavihao Vana Dwart Hall in Praia, Cape Verde on Sunday following their magnificent victory against the experienced Senegal team in a thrilling tiebreaker.

Cape Verde won their final match against Senegal 3-2 (25-20, 18-25, 20-25, 25-22, 17-15) in front of 1,200 excited spectators.

The winners improved their win-loss ratio in the three nation tournament to 2-0, while Senegal dropped to 1-1 but both teams secured tickets to the second round, which is the zonal phase of the qualifier to be held in October and November 2013.

Results

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

Audience

1

2

3

4

5

1

July 4

CVT-SRL

3-0

25-11

25-12

25-20



75-43

1:04

700

2

July 5

SRL- SEN

0-3

16-25

14-25

17-25



47-75

1:06

300

3

July 6

CVT-SEN

3-2

25-20

18-25

20-25

25-22

17-15

105-107

2:02

1200

CVT – Cape Verde
SRL – Sierra Leone
SEN - Senegal

Ranking

MATCHES

SETS

POINTS

Rank

TEAM

Total

Won

Lost

Pts

Won

Lost

Ratio

Won

Lost

Ratio

1

Cape Verde

2

2

0

5

6

2

3

180

150

1.2

2.

Senegal

2

1

1

4

5

3

1.66

182

152

1.19

3.

Sierra Leone

2

0

2

0

0

6

6

90

150

0.6

 



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