Africa title hopes quashed as GSU, Prison crash out

Africa title hopes quashed as GSU, Prison crash out

Kenyan teams GSU and Kenya Prisons have crashed out of the 2018 Africa men volleyball club championships after falling to North African rivals in the quarter finals in Cairo Egypt

Kenya’s hopes of supremacy in the men Africa volleyball competitions will have to wait a little longer after the two representatives GSU and Kenya Prisons failed to qualify for the semi finals of the ongoing Africa men club championships in Cairo Egypt.

Despite staging a spirited performance against defending champions Al Ahly on Monday , the Kenyan champions -GSU- dropped out of the competition after a 3-1 (25-12, 25-15, 26-28, 25-10) loss.

The win by the hosts Al Ahly paired them against compatriots Smouha in the semi finals set for Tuesday, while losers GSU will meet Egypt's Aviation in the play off 5 to 8.

In the first quarter final of the afternoon, El Guish of Egypt cruised past Kenya Prisons 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-20) to book a date against Libya’s Swehli. Swehli dismissed their compatriots Benghazi 3-1 (25-14, 25-19, 22-25, 25-23).

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