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Rugby World Cup - African qualifiers 1999

Overview
South Africa qualified directly from 1995 Rugby World Cup.

Round 1
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Arabic Gulf62200974354Qualified to Round 2
2Zambia421015057-7
3Botswana220022673-47

Matches
Round 1
18/04/1997Arabic Gulf - Botswana53-13
26/04/1997Zambia - Arabic Gulf30-44
17/05/1997Botswana - Zambia13-20

Round 2
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Tunisia42101631746Qualified to Round 3
2Arabic Gulf421013048-18
3Kenya421014270-28

Matches
Round 2
13/06/1997Arabic Gulf - Tunisia12-11
06/09/1997Kenya - Arabic Gulf37-18
20/09/1997Tunisia - Kenya52-5

Round 3
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Zimbabwe42101694128Qualified to Round 4
2Namibia4210149463
3Tunisia421012960-31

Matches
Round 3
04/04/1998Zimbabwe - Tunisia43-9
18/04/1998Tunisia - Namibia20-17
09/05/1998Namibia - Zimbabwe32-26

Round 4
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Namibia93300783246Qualified to Rugby World Cup
2Morocco7320129290Qualified to repechage
3Zimbabwe5310255541
4Ivory Coast330031360-47
The poule was held in Casablanca, Morocco.

Matches
Round 4
12/09/1998Morocco - Zimbabwe15-9
12/09/1998Namibia - Ivory Coast22-10
16/09/1998Morocco - Namibia8-17
16/09/1998Zimbabwe - Ivory Coast32-0
19/09/1998Morocco - Ivory Coast6-3
19/09/1998Namibia - Zimbabwe39-14