Kelibia, Tunisia, April 28, 2021- The dust has finally settled after 6 days of intense action at the Aissa Ben Nasr Hall here in Kelibia, Tunisia.
It will be an all Tunisian affair in the final set for Friday after CS Sfaxien and Carthage convincingly won their semi-finals against Nigeria’s Customs and Prisons of Kenya respectively. Both games ended 3-0 in favour of the home teams.
Prisons will vie for bronze medal with Customs on Friday.
Earlier, another Tunisian side CO Kelibia beat Burkina Faso’s AS Douanes 3-0 to book Pipeline in the 5th place final to be played on Thursday. Pipeline overcame Wolaita Sodo University of Ethiopia 3-0. Wolaita and AS Douanes will battle for 7th place tomorrow.
The first match of the day saw National Alcohol of Ethiopia come from behind to avenge their group stage loss to ASEC Mimosas, edging the Ivorians 3-2 to secure 9th place.
Match Day 6 results (all matches at Aissa Ben Nasr Hall)
ASEC Mimosas (Cote d’Ivoire) vs National Alcohol (Ethiopia) 2-3 (25-23, 25-23, 17-25, 23-25, 10-15)
KO Kelibia (Tunisia) v AS Douanes (Burkina Faso) 3-0 (25-13, 25-08, 25-12)
Pipeline (Kenya) v Wolaita Sodo University (Ethiopia) 3-0 (25-18, 25-13, 25-05)
Position 1-4 semi-final matches
Carthage (Tunisia) v Prisons (Kenya) 3-0 (25-17, 26-24, 25-10)
CS Sfaxien (Tunisia) v Customs (Nigeria) 3-0 (25-20, 25-11, 25-16)
Day 7 program
Position 7-8: AS Douanes (Burkina Faso) v Wolaita Sodo University (Ethiopia)
Position 5-6: CO Kelibia (Tunisia) v Pipeline (Kenya)