Reunion clinch both men's and women's gold in Zone 7 Club Championship
Antananarivo, Madagascar, November 27, 2012 - Tampon Geko Volley men's team and Saint Denis Olympique women's team from the Reunion Islands were the gold medal winners of the Zone 7 Club Championship held at the Palais des Sports Hall in Antananarivo, Madagascar.
Tampon Geko Volley men's team celebrate after winning the Zone 7 Club Championship|
Tampon Geko Volley forged ahead of Faucon Flacq Camp Ithier of Mauritius in the exciting men's final match, winning 3-1 (28-26, 14-25, 26-24, 25-23) to clinch the gold medal.
In the women's final, Saint Denis Olympique stayed in lockstep with their male
counterparts as they trounced Stef Auto of Mauritius (25-13, 25-13, 25-22) to win gold.
Hosts AS Tiavo of Madagascar won the men's bronze after defeating Riviere du Rempart of Mauritius 3-1 (18-25, 25-23, 25-18, 25-22), while Volley Club de Cote from Reunion completed the women's podium after defeating VC Diamant of Madagascar in straight sets (25-19, 25-14).
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