2023 Netball World Cup: African Qualifiers

2023 Netball World Cup: African Qualifiers

By |2022-08-30T15:27:28+10:00August 20th, 2022|Categories: South Africa, World, World Cup 2023|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

 

The African qualifiers for next year’s World Cup took place in Pretoria, SA from Aug 21-27, 2022.

Recently, the top six qualifying teams were announced for the 2023 World Cup and they contained South Africa and Uganda. Uganda chose not to take part in these qualifiers, but South Africa were still there as hosts. The top two teams from the tournament (apart from South Africa) qualified for Cape Town next year. Viewers in Africa watched on Super Sport. For international fans, the games were shown on Netball Pass

 


 

POOL A

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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UMPIRES

Salome Britz
Anso Kemp
Chakatsa Lephole
Kate Mann
Theo Moletsane
Leonard Mosoa
Therina Opperman
Theresa Prince
Rachael Radford
Victor Tuelo
Elizna van den Berg

 


 

DRAW

(SA Times)

POOL A MATCHES POOL B MATCHES
————————– ————————–
NAMIBIA 54 ZAMBIA 46
TANZANIA 40 KENYA 30
14-9, 16-12, 12-12, 12-7 11-6, 10-10, 14-7, 11-7
SOUTH AFRICA 60
BOTSWANA 37
11-12, 15-11, 22-9, 12-5

 


 

ZIMBABWE 49 MALAWI 68
BOTSWANA 41 ESWATINI 50
13-8, 9-12, 15-11, 12-10 19-11, 16-13, 19-13, 18-13
SOUTH AFRICA 66
NAMIBIA 38
20-6, 16-7, 16-12, 14-13

 


 

ZIMBABWE 45 ZAMBIA 64
NAMIBIA 41 ESWATINI 50
12-8, 11-6, 13-10, 9-17 19-15, 14-6, 16-15, 15-14
SOUTH AFRICA 58 MALAWI 72
TANZANIA 30 KENYA 31
15-7, 19-6, 14-10, 10-7 13-9, 18-8, 23-8, 18-6

 


 

BOTSWANA 45
NAMIBIA 43
12-11, 13-9, 12-11, 8-12
ZIMBABWE 43 KENYA 52
TANZANIA 33 ESWATINI 36
13-6, 9-6, 9-10, 12-11 14-11, 19-10, 12-8, 7-7

 


 

BOTSWANA 54 MALAWI 61
TANZANIA 45 ZAMBIA 49
13-12, 12-10, 12-11, 17-12 15-9, 12-13, 17-13, 17-14
SOUTH AFRICA 68
ZIMBABWE 47
18-9, 14-11, 21-11, 15-15

 


 

TABLES

 

POOL A PLD PTS GD
SOUTH AFRICA 4 8 100
ZIMBABWE 4 6 1
BOTSWANA 4 4 -20
NAMIBIA 4 2 -20
TANZANIA 4 0 -61
POOL B PLD PTS GD
MALAWI 3 6 72
ZAMBIA 3 4 18
KENYA 3 2 -41
ESWATINI 3 0 -49

 


 

7-9 PLACINGS
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ESWATINI 58 NAMIBIA 47
TANZANIA 42 TANZANIA 46
15-6, 16-13, 13-10, 14-13 13-11, 11-11, 11-8, 12-16
NAMIBIA 59
ESWATINI 50
18-8, 17-14, 9-20, 15-8

 


 

5/6 PLAYOFF
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KENYA 57
BOTSWANA 49
15-10, 14-13, 12-13, 16-13

 


 

SEMI FINAL 1 SEMI FINAL 2
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MALAWI 62 SOUTH AFRICA 74
ZIMBABWE 41 ZAMBIA 43
14-8, 18-10, 12-10, 18-13 20-12, 16-14, 20-10, 18-7

 


 

3/4 PLAYOFF FINAL
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ZIMBABWE 59 SOUTH AFRICA 60
ZAMBIA 41 MALAWI 44
16-12, 14-14, 13-6, 16-9 13-13, 16-9, 16-9, 15-13

 


 

FINAL PLACINGS:

1 – South Africa
2 – Malawi
3 – Zimbabwe
4 – Zambia
5 – Kenya
6 – Botswana
7 – Namibia
8 – Eswatini
9 – Tanzania

 


 

AFRICAN QUALIFIERS FOR 2023 WORLD CUP:

SOUTH AFRICA
UGANDA
MALAWI
ZIMBABWE


 

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