World League World Grand Prix Men's World Championship Women's World Championship World Cup Men's Club World Championship Women's Club World Championship Grand Champions Cup Men's U23 World Championship Women's U23 World Championship Men's U21 World Championship Women's U20 World Championship Boys' U19 World Championship Girls' U18 World Championship Archives
Senior - MenSenior - WomenJunior and Youth - MenJunior and Youth - Women
Volleyball HistoryFIVB official Rules of the GameBasic Volleyball RulesGlossary
Contact l RSS RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube l Login
VOLLEYBALL NEWS

Egypt defeat Tunisia in World Championship warm-up

 
On Sunday, Egypt defeated Tunisia 3-0 a the Palais des Sports in Tunis
Cairo, Egypt, August 5, 2014 - Egypt were 3-0 winners against Tunisia (25-16, 25-22, 25-15) at the Palais des Sports in Tunis, Tunisia, on Sunday, in the first of two friendly matches organised in the build up to the 2014 FIVB Volleyball World Championship.
 
New Egyptian coach Ibrahim Fakhreddine - who also coaches Egyptian giants Al-Ahly - has selected 15 players for the camp in Tunisia, which will be followed by another five-day camp in Algeria, including three friendly matches against the Algerian national team.
 
The African champions will be back in Egypt on August 9, where they will continue to prepare for the World Championship. On August 19 they will fly to Italy for a final preparation camp until August 28, when they will travel to Poland for the World Championship from August 30 to September 21.  
 
Egypt will line up in the World Championship finals against Russia, Bulgaria, Croatia, China and Mexico in Pool C, while Tunisia will battle it out in Pool B along with Brazil, Cuba, Germany, Korea and Finland.


Download highresolution

| More

OTHER VOLLEYBALL NEWS

Other FIVB news