ITTF. Egypt reached the highest place of the podium un Africa and booked places for the 2015 Men's and Women's World Cup. Omar Assar and Dina Meshref were crowned champions of the 2015 Africa Cup yesterday in Yaounde, Cameroon.
Assar emerged successfully over Nigeria's Aruna Quadri by 11-4, 11-4, 11-7, 6-11 and 11-7. In semifinals the Egytian player overcame his compatriot Mohamed El-Beiali by 8-11, 11-7, 11-9, 11-6, 12-10. To reach the finals, Nigeria's pride defeated Algeria's Idir Khourta by 11-4, 11-4, 11-3, 9-11 and 11-9.
In the women's event Dina Meshref gave the title to Egypt. In the final she won against her team mate Nadine El-Dawlatly by 11-5, 11-7, 9-11, 12-10 and 11-6. In semifinals Meshref overcame Islem Laid of Algeria by 11-9, 11-8, 12-10 and 11-7. In the second semifinals El-Dawlatly beat Nigeria's Olufunke Oshnaike by 11-2, 6-11, 11-8, 11-7 and 11-7.
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