Cameroon to organise 2016 Women's African Olympic Qualifiers

 

Cameroon will host the Women's African Olympic Qualifiers

Cairo, Egypt, November 11, 2015 - The African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB) has selected Cameroon to host the Women's African Olympic Qualifiers in Yaoundé from February 12 to 19, 2016. A record 17 national federations will participate.

The competition winners will qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The 17 teams participating include: Algeria, Tunisia, Gambia, Cape Verde, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Ghana, Congo RDC, Cameroon, Gabon, Kenya, Egypt, Uganda, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Madagascar.

The teams have until November 20 to confirm their player lists to the CAVB.

Algeria claimed the African qualification tickets to the last two Olympics in Beijing in 2008 and in London in 2012.

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