Handball: Zamalek win African championship

Mohamad Mosselhi, Sunday 30 Oct 2011

Egyptian giant Zamalek win the African Championship for Clubs Champions after beating Tunisia’s Etoile Sportive du Sahel 27-24, Sunday, in the continental final


Zamalek clinched their seventh African Club Champions title after a 27-24 win over Tunisia’s Etoile Sportive du Sahel, Sunday, in Kaduna (Nigeria).

The White Knights maintained the superiority gained in the first half, which ended with a five goals difference (16-11), to win the title.

On the other hand, Ahly, which were Egypt’s second representative in the competition, ended fifth after beating Algeria’s Skikda 27-24 on Saturday.

Zamalek, that also won the African Championship for Cup Winners in April, will meet again Etoile Sportive du Sahel in the African Super Cup.

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