Sierra Leone and Gambia crowned zone 2 men and women Beach champions

18 April 2017

Zone 2 Beach Volleyball Championship

 

 

 

 Gambia, April 18, 2017- Sierra Leone men, Gambia women Beach VB teams topped zone 2 Beach Volleyball qualifiers for the CAVB African Nations Cup held in Gambia.

 

 Sierra Leon men's team beat Guinea Bissau 2-0 (21-8, 21-12) and hosts Gambia 2-0 (21-16, 21-19) to claim gold medal ahead Gambia who won the silver medal after hammering Guinea Bissau 2-0            (21-6, 21-10). Guinea Bissau came third after they lost both matches.

 

 In the Women's side Hosts Gambia claimed the gold medals after they cruised past  Guinea Bissau 2-0 (21-6, 21-6) and Sierra Leone 2-0 (21-14, 21-15) to top the competition ahead of Sierra Leone who came second as they have a lone victory over Guinea Bissau 2-0 (21-9, 21-2). Guinea Bissau came third after losing both matches.

 

 The three participating teams already booked their tickets to the finals of the African Cup to be organised in Mozambique Mat 5 to 10, 2017 which act also as a qualifier to the FIVB World Beach Volleyball Championship.

 

Results

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Matches

Gender

Results

Points

1

GAMBIA – GUINEA BISSAU

Women

2 – 0

(21 – 06) (21 – 06)

2

SERA LEONE – GUINEA BISSAU

Men

2 – 0

(21 – 08) (21 – 12)

3

GUINEA BISSAU – SERA LEONE

Women

0 – 2

(09 – 21) (02 – 21)

4

GAMBIA – GUINEA BISSAU

Men

2 – 0

(21 – 06) (21 – 10)

5

GAMBIA – SERA LEONE

Women

2 – 0

(21 – 14) (21 – 15)

6

SERA LEONE - GAMBIA

Men

2 – 0

(21 – 16) (21 – 19)

 

Men's Ranking

1. Sierra Leone

2. Gambia

3. Guinea Bissau

 

Women's Ranking

1. Gambia

2. Sierra Leone

3. Guinea-Bissau


 



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