Egypt stun Morocco at Men's U21 African Championship opening

27 February 2015

2015 Men's U21 African Nations Championship- Day 1

 Cairo, Egypt, February 27, 2015- Egypt overpowered Morocco 3-0 (25-13, 25-20, 25-) in the 2015 Men's U21 African Nations Championship opening match held at Eastern Company Hall in Cairo, Egypt on Friday.

 

 

 

 CAVB Presodent Dr Amr Elwani opened the competition in presence of Egyptian Volleyball Federation President Foad Abdelsalam, Eastern Company President Nabil Abdelnaim, Control Committee President Camelo Antao and Referee Delegate Majeed Djirad.

 

 

 

 Egypt dominated the match early through their disciplined defence and attacks specially through the opposite Saad Mohsen and the outside hitter Ahmed Diaa. Morocco team had several troubles in reception that couldn't allow them to come back in the first and second sets. The third set showed improvement of attacking activity for the Moroccan team, but they couldn't withstand the Egyptian comeback as they went to straight sets victory.  

 

 

 

 Algeria plays Morocco in the competition day 2 seeking a dream of World Championship ticket.

 

 

 

 The winner and runner up of these finals book their tickets to the FIVB Volleyball Men’s U21 World Championship in Tijuana and Mexicali, Mexico from September 7 -20, 2015.

 

 

 

Results

 

No

Date

Teams

Set

Result per set (points)

Total
Points

Time

Audience

1

2

3

4

5

1

27-Feb

MAR-EGY

3-0

25-13

25-20

25-19

 

 

75-52

1:17

400

2

28-Feb

ALG-MAR

                 

3

1-Mar

ALG-EGY

                 

 

 

 

Standings

 

Rk

Code

Team

Points

Matches

Results Details

Sets

Points

Played

Won

Lost

3-0

3-1

3-2

2-3

1-3

0-3

Won

Lost

Ratio

Won

Lost

Ratio

1

EGY

EGYPT

3

1

1

 

1

     

 

 

3

 

MAX

75

52

1.442

2

ALG

ALGERIA

                               

3

MAR

MOROCCO

 

1

 

1

         

1

 

3

MIN

52

75

0.693

 

 

 

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