Hosts Tunisia to meet Rwanda in Boys U19 African Nations opening

8 September 2016

 Kelibia, Tunisia, September 8, 2016- Hosts Tunisia will face the up and coming Rwandans in the 2016 Boys U19 African Nations Championship's opening due to get underway in Kelibia, Tunisia on Thursday.


 The drawing of lots took place on Wednesday where the 4 participating teams were drawn in a round robin tournament as defending champions Egypt, Hosts Tunisia, Morocco and Rwanda will fight for the World Championship tickets.


 The opening day features a North African derby between Egypt and Morocco at 16:00 local time followed by Tunisia v Rwanda at 18:00.


 The drawing of lots was attended by CAVB President Dr Amr Elwani


Match Schedule

Day 1:  September 8

16.00 Egypt v Morocco

18.00 Rwanda v Tunisia


Day 2: September 9

16.00 Rwanda v Egypt

18.00 Tunisia v Morocco


Day 3: September 10

16.00 Rwanda / Morocco

18.00 Tunisia / Egypt