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Cameroon, DR Congo, Senegal & Cape Verde secure second round tickets at African World Champs qualifier

Cameroon beat Chad in the men's Pool F World Championship qualifier

Ndjamena, Chad, July 7, 2013- Cameroon and the DR Congo have both secured second round tickets at the Pool F African qualifier for the 2014 Men's World Championship held in Ndjamena, Chad on Friday.

Cameroon defeated host Chad in straight sets after they also took over Gabon in the opening day to improve the win-loss ratio to 2-0. DR Congo also flew past Gabon 3-1 after  overcoming Chad in the opening of the match to improve to 2-0 and join Cameroon in the zonal phase of the qualifiers next October. Cameroon meet Congo in the third and final day for the gold medal, while Gabon face Chad for the bronze medal.

In pool B, favourites Senegal clinched a straight sets victory against Sierra Leone 3-0 (25-16, 25-14, 25-17) on the second day of Men's Pool B African Qualifier for the 2014 FIVB World Championship held at Pavihao Vana Dwart Hall in Praia, Cape Verde on Friday. Senegal now shares the top spot in the pool with host Cape Verde.

Cape Verde will meet Senegal in the third and final day of the round robin tournament for the gold medal after both teams already secured second round tickets. Only the top two teams in pool B will proceed to the zonal phase to held in October and November, 2013.

Results Men Pool F

5 July

Cameroon v Gabon 3-0
Congo Brazzaville v Chad 3-1

6 July

Congo Brazzaville v Gabon 3-1
Cameroun v Tchad 3-0

7 July

Cameroon v Congo Brazzaville
Chad v Gabon


Match Schedule and resultsPool B

July 4

Cape Verde v Sierra Leone 3-0 (25-11, 25-12, 25-20)

July 5

Sierra Leone v Senegal 0-3 (16-25, 14-25, 17-25)

July 6

Cape Verde v Senegal



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