Volleyball: Al Ahly crowned African champions
Al Ahly beat Tunisia’s Etoile du Sahel 3-1 in front of their home fans to win a record-extending 12th African Volleyball Club Champions Championship title.
The Red Castle lost the opening set 20-25 before they managed to regroup, winning the second set 25-18. Al Ahly lost their player Mohamed Abdel-Moneim with an injury during the third set but still managed to win it at 25-20 before claiming a 25-18 win in the fourth set to win the title.
The Egyptian side reached the final after beating Bourj Bouaririj of Algeria in the semi-final while Etoile du Sahel had to defeat Libya’s Swehly to secure their spot in the final.
In the third-place match, Bourj Bouaririj claimed a comfortable 3-0 win over Swehly to win the bronze medal.
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