Tunisia to host Boys' U19 African Nations Championship

29 May 2016

2016 Boys' U19 African Nations Championship

 

Cairo, Egypt, May 28, 2016- African Volleyball Confederation "CAVB" nominated Tunisia as a host for the 2016 Boys' U19 African Nations Championship, September 8 to 16, 2016.

 

 This is the second time in a row for Tunisia to host this event after they hosted the last edition in Kelibia in January 2015.

 

 The competition is expected to attract the major forces in the continent led by record holders Tunisia who have 7 titles under their name an Egypt who won the trophy in 4 other occasions. Egypt are the defending champions as they won the last edition in Kelibia January 2016.

 

 CAVB put August 23, 2016 as a deadline for the National Federations to confirm their participation.

 

 The top 2 teams in this event will represent Africa in the 2017 FIVB Boys' U19 World Championship