Kenya Prisons suffered a shock 3-1 loss to Sham’s of Egypt in the ongoing the 2016 Women’s African Club Championship as Curettage (Tunisia) on Monday.
Prisons, the five time African champions were the pre tournament favourites fell in the first two sets and even a recovery to win the third set was not enough in this Pool B match.
Shams led the first set 25-18, then won 25-11 in the second before the Kenyan side won 19-25 then lost 25-22 in the fourth set.
The result saw Shams booking their berth at the quarters, while the second ticket will be confirmed on Tuesday. In the second match of the pool. Injis of Cameroon downed Jos South of Nigeria 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-17).
Egypt’s Ahly also made their way to the last eight after the competition day 4.
Carthage of Tunisia overcame Mechaal Bejaia of Algeria 3-1 (25-16, 17-25, 25-18, 25-19) in a ground breaking encounter in Pool A. Carthage led the pool with 3-0 to confirm last eight round ticket ahead of Rwanda’s Revenue 1-1 and Bejaia 1-2.
Egypt’s Ahly set the third win in a row over Bafia (Cameroon) 3-0 (25-17, 25-11, 25-16) to improve to 3-0, while the losers dropped 0-3. The second ticket of pool B will be determined between Sfax (Tunisia) and Wilaya Bejaia on Tuesday.
FAP of Cameroon hammered Ghana’s Police 3-0 (26-24, 25-17, 25-20) iv pool C to improve to 1-1 while the losers dropped to 0-2. The 2 tickets of the pool to the quarters will be determined on Day 5.