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Egypt beat Algeria to win All Africa Badminton mixed team champion

The Algerian team started well after Koceila Mammeri and Tanina Violette Mammeri beat Egypt's Ahmed Salah and Jana Ashraf 21-15, 21-9 in the mixed doubles.


Egypt won the 2021 All Africa Badminton mixed team championship after beating Algeria 3-1 in the final here on Sunday.

The Algerian team started well after Koceila Mammeri and Tanina Violette Mammeri beat Egypt’s Ahmed Salah and Jana Ashraf 21-15, 21-9 in the mixed doubles.

But Egypt’s Doha Hany made it 1-1 by beating Halla Bouksani 21-17, 21-18 in the women’s singles.

Egypt’s Adham Hatem Elgamal later fought back strongly to defeat Mohamed Abderrrahime Belarbi 21-17, 17-21, 21-19 to win the men’s singles in 55 minutes.

Nour Ahmed Youssri and Doha Hany nailed the win for Egypt as they defeated Algeria’s Mounib Celia and Tanina Violette 22-20, 21-13 in the women’s doubles.

“We are very happy that we battled hard as a team to lift the title,” Elgamal told Xinhua.

The mixed team event started with nine teams, and saw Egypt defeat Uganda 3-0 in the semifinals, while Algeria stopped South Africa 3-2.

The closing ceremony was graced by the President of Badminton Confederation Africa, Michel Bau, and Chairperson of the Uganda Badminton Association, Annet Nakamya.

On October 26 starts the individual championship, a part of the All Africa Championships which are held every year and include a Team Championship (Mixed or Men & Women) and an Individual Championship.

Topics: Algeria Badminton

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