Assarya upset Kibungo in grueling 5 setter

17 March 2017

Tunis, Tunisia, March 17, 2017- Assarya of Libya fought for 150 minutes to clinch a thrilling victory over University of Rwanda in a tight tiebreaker 3-2 (25-20, 24-26, 26-28, 25-14, 17-15) in Pool C match at 2017 Men's African Club Championship at Taraji Hall in Tunis, Tunisia on Friday.


 The tight match started by Libyan dominance to win the first set 25-20 before the Rwandan team rebounded back to win 2 consecutive sets 26-24 and 28-26 after they dominated the net action. Assarya played their best in the fifth set to win 25-14 and extend the match to tiebreaker.


 The tiebreaker again was too tight as the Libyan team concluded the game hardly 17-15.