Egypt beats Kenya to gold as Youth Volleyball ends in Kampala

Egypt beats Kenya to gold as Youth Volleyball ends in Kampala

Kenya finished second at the just concluded Zone 5 Junior Volleyball Africa Youth Qualifiers held in Kampala Uganda

Kenya’s men and women junior teams finished in silver position on Wednesday as the 2018 Youth African games Zone 5 qualifiers ended in Kampala Uganda.

Egypt Boys and Girls teams grabbed gold medals in the tournament to book their tickets for the 2018 Youth African games finals in Algeria next July.

Egypt Boys' team beat Uganda 3-0 and Kenya 3-0 in the three-nation tournament to win the boys tournament. Kenya staged a resilient performance to edge out hosts Uganda 3-2 to capture the silver medal leaving home team Uganda winless.

In the girls' tournament, Egypt also beat both compatriots Kenya and Uganda in straight sets to claim the qualification ticket leaving Kenya in the second position after they took on Uganda 3-2.

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