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Handball: Angolan Teams Win African Championships


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Angolan teams, in males and females categories, win African handball cups

Photo: Photo Angop

Luanda, 10/08 - The Angolan senior male and female teams of 1º de Agosto and Petro de Luanda, respectively, on Saturday became the African champions of this sport, during the competition that took place in Cotonou, Benin.#

In the males category final stage, 1º de Agosto beat Menu from Cameroon by 28-18, whereas in females Petro beat their fellow country opponents Atlético Sport Aviação (ASA), by 43-27.

Thus, 1º de Agosto won their first continental title and Petro de Luanda now get their 14th African cup (and actually the tenth in a row).