Cameroon book Rio Olympic ticket
Stephanie Fotso attacking- photo by Guy Suffo

Stephanie Fotso attacking- photo by Guy Suffo

16 February 2016

Yaoundé, Cameroon , February 16, 2016-  Cameroon claimed the 
African Olympic ticket after they beat Egypt 3-2 (25-14, 25-27, 
21-25, 25-23, 15-7) in the final of the qualification 
tournament. Cameroon led comfortably in the first set before 
Egypt rebounded aggressively using their tight block to come 
back and win 2 successive set leading 2-1. Cameroon rebounded 
back to win the fourth set extending the match to tiebreak where 
they used the spirit of their supporters to win it widely 15-7. 
 The powerful opposite spiker Nana Tchoudjang led Cameroon's 
spikers with 21 points followed by middle blocker Stephanie 
Fotoso 19 points. Aya El Shami led the losers and the match with 
22 points followed by Nada Meawad 15. 
Final Ranking 
1. Cameroon
2. Egypt
3. Kenya
4. Algeria 
5. Botswana
6. Tunisia
7. Uganda