The 2002 Africa Cup (officially called at those time "Africa Top Six") was the third edition of highest level rugby union tournament in Africa Six teams participated to this tournament valid also as final round of African qualification for 2003 Rugby World Cup. For this reason, at the tournament participated the winner of first round, the Madadagascar. The teams were divided in two pools, with a final between the winner of each pool. A second division was also played

3rd Africa Cup
Date18 May 2002–
10 November 2002
Countries Ivory Coast
 Madagascar
 Morocco
 Namibia
 Tunisia
 Zimbabwe
Final positions
Champions Namibia
Runner-up Tunisia
Tournament statistics
Matches played8
2001
2003

Pool SouthEdit

Place Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against difference
1   Namibia 2 2 0 0 158 30 -128 4
2   Madagascar 2 1 0 1 52 119 -66 2
3   Zimbabwe 2 0 0 2 33 94 -61 0
2 June 2002
Madagascar   52 - 3   Zimbabwe

15 June 2002
Namibia   116 - 0   Madagascar

29 June 2002
Zimbabwe   30 - 42   Namibia

Pool NorthEdit

Place Nation Games Points Table
points
played won drawn lost for against difference
1   Tunisia 2 2 0 0 40 34 +6 4
2   Morocco 2 1 0 1 49 48 +1 2
2   Ivory Coast 2 0 0 2 29 36 -7 0
18 May 2002
Tunisia   27 - 26   Morocco

25 May 2002
Ivory Coast   8 - 13   Tunisia

1 June 2002
Morocco   23 - 21   Ivory Coast

FinalsEdit

28 September 2002
Namibia   26 - 19   Tunisia

12 October 2002
Tunisia   24 - 17   Namibia

The aggregate results was drawn 33-33. Namibia won thanks the number of tries scored.

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