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PHOTO GALLERY: Egypt's Volleyball team defeat Cuba 3-0 in second Olympic game


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Ahmed Abdelhay (EGY) of Egypt (R) celebrates a point. (REUTERS)
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Ahmed Abdelhay (EGY) of Egypt (R) gestures. (REUTERS)
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Egyptian team players celebrate defeating Cuba. (REUTERS)
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Ahmed Abdelhay (EGY) of Egypt celebrates deafeating Cuba. (REUTERS)
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Egypt's Ahmed Abdelaal and teammate Mohamed Badawy Moneim reach for the ball during a men's preliminary volleyball match against Cuba at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. (AP)
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(LtoR) Egypt's Ahmed Abdelaal, Egypt's Ahmed Afifi, Egypt's Mohamed Badawy, Egypt's Mamdouh Abdelrehim, Egypt's Hossam Abdalla and Egypt's Ahmed Abdelhay react following the men's qualifying volleyball match between Cuba and Egypt at the Maracanazinho stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 9, 2016, during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (AFP)
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Javier Jimenez (CUB) of Cuba (L) spikes the ball against (L-R) Miguel Angel Lopez Castro (CUB) of Cuba, Livan Osoria (CUB) of Cuba and Javier Jimenez (CUB) of Cuba. (REUTERS)
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Egypt's Ahmed Abdelhay, center, spikes the ball past Cuba's Javier Jimenez Scull, left, and Livan Osoria Rodriguez, right, during a men's preliminary volleyball match at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. (AP)
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Egypt's Ahmed Afifi (C) plays a shot during the men's qualifying volleyball match between Cuba and Egypt at the Maracanazinho stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 9, 2016, during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (AFP)
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Egypt's Ahmed Afifi (R) plays a shot during the men's qualifying volleyball match between Cuba and Egypt at the Maracanazinho stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 9, 2016, during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (AFP)
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Cuba's Javier Jimenez (L) plays the ball towards Egypt's Hossam Abdalla (2L) and Egypt's Mamdouh Abdelrehim during the men's qualifying volleyball match between Cuba and Egypt at the Maracanazinho stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 9, 2016, during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. (AFP)
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Ahmed Afifi (EGY) of Egypt (C) spikes the ball against Livan Osoria (CUB) of Cuba (L). (REUTERS)
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Abd Elhalim Mohamed Abou (EGY) of Egypt celebrates after defeating Cuba. (REUTERS)
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Egypt volleyball men team claim their first victory at the Olympics after beating Cuba 3-0 in the Preliminary round. They lost their opening match against Poland 3-0.

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