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Wits Confed Cup match washed out

Bidvest Wits CAF Confederation Cup match washed out

Posted: 20 March 2011 Time: 06:01 pm

The CAF Confederation Cup match between Bidvest Wits and Madagascar AS Dema at Bidvest Stadium was washed out after five minutes by heavy rain.

The match was stopped after five minutes but after about thirty minutes the decision was taken to postpone the match to Monday at the same kick-off time, 3.30pm, at the same venue.

The Madagascar side is scheduled to fly back on Tuesday after landing in South Africa on Thursday last week.

The results of other Confederation Cup second round first leg matches played at the weekend are:

Sunday: JS Kabylie (Algeria) 1 ASC Tevragh Zeina (Mauritania) 0, Haras Al Hodoud (Egypt) 4 Dedebit (Ethiopia) 0, Kaduna United (Nigeria) 2 Foullah Edifice (Chad) 0, Sunshine Stars (Nigeria) 2 Tiko United (Cameroon) 0, Etoile Sahel (Tunisia) 3 AshantiGold (Ghana) 0.

Saturday: Premiero Agosto (Angola) 2 AC Leopards Doilisie 0 (Congo), FUS Rabat (Morocco, holders) 2 Toure Kunda Footpro (Senegal) 0, Maghreb Fes (Morocco) 0 Sahel SC (Niger) 0, Victors (Uganda) 1 Daring Club Motema Pembe (DR Congo) 1

Friday: FC St Eloi Lupopo (DR Congo) 1 Nchanga Rangers (Zambia) 0, Ismaili (Egypt) 2 Sofapaka (Kenya) 0, Al Nil (Sudan) 1 Missile FC (Gabon) 1, Olympique Beja (Tunisia) 2 Difaa El Jadida (Morocco) 0.

USFA (Burkina Faso) vs Africa Sports (Ivory Coast) - a single tie to be played in Ouagadougou on April 2.

Al Khartoum (Sudan) vs Al Nasr (Libya) - a single tie to be played in Khartoum on April 2.

The return legs are on the weekend of April 1-3.

Article by: Patrick Zikalala

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tafankala
posted: 10:15 am
good decision by ref
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