Angola men and Nigeria women crowned All Africa Games Beach Champions

14 September 2015

All Africa Games Beach Volleyball- Finals 

 

 

Brazzaville, Congo, September 13, 2015- Angola Men and Nigeria Women's Beach volleyball teams claimed the gold medals at the Beach Volleyball competition of 2015 All Africa Games held at Kintele Stadium in Brazzaville, Congo on Sunday.

 

 Angola Men's team pulled off a tough victory over neighbours Mozambique 2-0 (21-18, 21-18) in the final match to capture the gold medal after a great fought.

 

 Nigeria Women's team had to play a long tiebreaker to beat the favourites Sough Africa 2-1 (11-21, 21-13, 15-13) to claim their first gold medal in a senior championship.

 

 South Africa men's made the medal podium fully coming from zone 6 after they overcame Rwanda in the bronze medal match 2-0 (21-13, 21-15).

 

 Rwanda caught the podium in women's competition after they won the bronze medal following their 2-0 (21-17, 21-16) victory over Kenya.

 

Men's Final ranking

1. Angola

2. Mozambique

3. South Africa

4. Rwanda

5. Tunisia

6. Sierra Leone

7. Ghana

8. Burundi

 

Women's Final ranking

1. Nigeria

2. South Africa

3. Rwanda

4. Kenya

5. Mozambique

6. Algeria

7. Guinea

8. Congo Brazzaville