Zambia begins campaigns of the final world volleyball championship qualifiers against Botswana in a tournament which starts next month in Egypt.
According to the draws released by the African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB), Zambia opens the tournament against the fellow southern African representatives on 6th February.
ZANIS Sports reports that Team Zambia will then go on the volleyball court on the second day of the tournament to take on Cape Verde.
Kenya is also the other team participating in the tournament which starts on 6th and ends on the 10th of February 2014.
The two top teams will finally represent Africa at the World Volleyball Championship which will be held in Poland between June and July this year.