Tunisia claim the 5th place at Women's African Nations Champs

19 June 2015

2015 Women's African Nations Championship- Ranking 5 to 8 
 
Nairobi, Kenya, June 18, 2015- Tunisia claimed the fifth place at the 2015 Women's African Nations Championship after they beat their neighbours Morocco 3-1 (25-16, 25-21, 21-25, 25-21) in the 5th and 6th place match held at Kasarani Hall in Nairobi, Kenya on Thursday.
 
 Mauritius set the first win in their last day as they flew past Botswana 3-1 (17-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-21) in the 7th and 8th position match to claim the 7th.
 
 Kenya is set to meet Algeria in the final o the competition on Saturday to determine the African representative in the FIVB World Cup,. Senegal face Cameroon for the bronze medal
 
Ranking 5 and 6 places
Tunisia v Morocco 3-1 (25-16, 25-21, 21-25, 25-21)
 
 Tunisia started leading widely with their proper attacking strategy using the wing attacker where they could penetrate the Moroccan defence to win the set 25-16. Tunisia continued their superiority to win the second set, but after a great struggle form the Moroccan team. The Tunisian team's performance was shacked in the thirds set, while the Moroccan team improved their blocking and backline defence to win the set 25-21 after the skillful setting by Alexandra Erhart led the combinations. Tunsiai came back to win the fourth set 25-21 and the match 3-1.
 
Ranking 7 and 8 places
Botswana v Mauritius 3-1 (17-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-21)
 
 Mauritius came aggressively from a set behind to win their competition first match against Botswana 3-1 (17-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-21) in 101 minutes.
 
 With their lone victory Mauritius finished the competition in the 7th place leaving Botswana in the 8th position. The winners revenged to their lose with the same score in the pool stage. Gasekgonwe led Botswana to win the first set after a great spikes and fighting spirit. Mauritus came back aggressively as their spiker Nathalie Letendre  fought with Joanita Latour to come back in the second set and draw 1-1 before they used they motivations to continue the same rhythm in the third and fourth sets till they won the match 3-1.
 
Finals on Saturday June 20
Bronze medal
14:00 : Senegal v Cameroon
Final
16:00 : Kenya v Algeria
 
Results
Ranking 5 to 8

No
Date
Teams
Set
Result per set (points)
Total
Points
Time
Audience
1
2
3
4
5
1
18-Jun
BOT-MRI
1-3
25-17
21-25
19-25
21-25
 
86-92
1:41
200 
2
18-Jun
TUN-MAR
3-1
25-16
25-21
21-25
25-21
     
400

 
Semifinal 1-4

No
Date
Teams
Set
Result per set (points)
Total
Points
Time
Audience
1
2
3
4
5
15
17-Jun
SEN- ALG
0-3
14-25
17-25
22-25
   
53-75
1:12
 3000
16
17-Jun
KEN- CMR
3-0
25-22
25-14
25-22
   
75-58
1.21
 5000

 
Play off 5-8

No
Date
Teams
Set
Result per set (points)
Total
Points
Time
Audience
1
2
3
4
5
13
17-Jun
BOT-- MAR
0-3
22-25
22-25
12-25
   
56-75
1:28
500 
14
17-Jun
TUN-MRI
3-0
25-13
25-17
25-14
   
75-44
1.09
 1000

 
Pool A

M/No.
Date
MATCHES
Sets Result
WINNER
Results per set (points)
1
2
3
4
5
1
12/6/2015
Mauritius
Vs
kenya
O
:
3
KEN
12
:
25
13
:
25
17
:
25
 
:
 
 
:
 
2
13/6/2015
Botswana
Vs
Algeria
1
:
3
ALG
17
:
25
25
:
17
20
:
25
16
:
25
 
:
 
3
14/6/2015
Mauritius
Vs
Botswana
1
:
3
BOT
22
:
25
25
:
23
23
:
25
15
:
25
 
:
 
4
14/6/2015
Kenya
Vs
Algeria
3
:
0
KEN
25
:
20
25
:
22
25
:
19
 
:
 
 
:
 
5
15/6/2015
Algeria
Vs
Mauritius
3
:
0
ALG
25
:
15
25
:
15
26
:
24
 
:
 
 
:
 
6
15/6/2015
Kenya
Vs
Botswana
 
:
 
 
25
:
19
25
:
12
25
:
18
 
:
 
 
:
 

 
Pool B

M/No.
Date
MATCHES
Sets Result
WINNER
Results per set (points)
1
2
3
4
5
1
12/6/2015
senegal
Vs
Cameroon
3
:
2
SEN
20
:
25
25
:
27
25
:
16
25
:
20
15
:
12
2
13/6/2015
Tunisia
Vs
Morocco
3
:
1
TUN
24
:
26
25
:
17
25
:
21
25
:
13
 
:
 
3
14/6/2015
Cameroon
Vs
Morocco
3
:
O
CMR
25
:
17
25
:
18
25
:
20
 
:
 
 
:
 
4
14/6/2015
senegal
Vs
Tunisia
3
:
2
SEN
14
:
25
17
:
25
25
:
18
25
:
20
15
:
12
5
15/6/2015
Tunisia
Vs
cameroun
2
:
3
CMR
25
:
15
18
:
25
26
:
28
26
:
24
13
:
15
6
15/6/2015
Morocco
Vs
Senegal
2
:
3
SEN
25
:
23
25
:
22
9
:
25
18
:
25
9
:
15

 
Pool Standings
Pool A

Rank
Team
Points
Matches
sets
Points
Won
Lost
Won
Lost
Ratio
Won
Lost
Ratio
1
Kenya
9
3
0
9
0
max
225
152
1.48
2
Algeria
6
2
1
6
4
1.50
229
207
1.11
3
Botswana
3
1
2
4
7
0.57
225
252
0.89
4
Mauritius
0
0
3
1