Tunisia dismiss Morocco for semifinal ticket

26 October 2017

 Cairo, Egypt, October 26, 2017- Tunisia captured the second semifinal ticket after they took on Morocco 3-0 (25-21, 25-17, 25-22) in the quarterfinal encounter of the 2017 Men's African Nations Championship at Cairo Stadium Complex in Egypt on Thursday.


 Now Tunisia will face Algeria in the semifinal, while Morocco will play off RD Congo for 5 to 8 places on Friday.


 The Tunisian team extracted all the power to control the match using the spike service and the improper reception of the Moroccan team to win the first set. They used the frequent mistakes of Morocco to win easier the second set 25-17 before the Morocco recovered in the third set and led several times. However, Tunisia used the experience of their stars to win the set 25-22 and the match in straight sets.