After exciting final, Egypt secured the African ticket to 2008 Beijing Olympic games following their victory over Algeria in a thriller five set match.



It was clear that Egypt was going towards a three straight sets victory in their final against Algeria when they were 5 points ahead at the end of the third set, the Algerian team did the miracle and won the set followed by the fourth set to extend the match to tiebreak.

After the end of the final CAVB President Dr. Amr Elwani and CAVB first Vice president and South Africa Volleyball Federation President Mr. Tubby Reddy give the trophy to the Egyptian team as well as the silver medal to Algeria, and the bronze to Cameroon.

Final match            
Egypt 3 26  25  25  22  15 
Algeria 2 24  20  27  25 

from FIVB