Tunisia rebound to overcome struggling Nigeria
Tunisia won hardly the match

Tunisia won hardly the match

8 October 2017

Yaoundé, Cameroon, October 8, 2017- Tunisia overcame the sluggish start to rebound from a set behind and achieve the first win against the fighting Nigerian team 3-1 (19-25, 25-20, 25-10, 25-11) in Day 2 of the 2017 Women's African Nations Championship at Palais des Sports in Yaoundé, Cameroon on Sunday.

 

 Behind the victory and the comeback was the Tunisian outside hitter Rahma Agrebi who made the best scoring performance in the competition till now scoring 24 points for the winners followed by Jihen Mohamed 14. Mercy Promise led the Nigerian scorers with 11 points.

 

 Tunisia started the match at the lowest level to lose the first set against the fighting Nigerians and were behind in the second set, till Agrebi played a great role to return back with her team and win the second set. Tunisia won easily the third and fourth sets easily to claim the victory 3-1.