Group A

PlaceTeamPlayedWinDrawLoss GFGAPoints
1.Egypt320150464
2.Algeria320145414
3.Cameroon310250452
4.Togo310241542

Cameroon - Egypt 23:13

Algeria - Togo 17:14

Egypt - Togo 22:11

Algeria - Cameroon 16:12

Togo - Cameroon 16:15

Egypt - Algeria 15:12

Group B

PlaceTeamPlayedWinDrawLoss GFGAPoints
1.Senegal330062396
2Ivory Coast320166454
3.Madagascar310248642
4.Nigeria30033867ß

Senegal - Ivory Coast 18:13

Madagascar - Nigeria 17:16

Senegal - Madagascar 21:15

Ivory Coast - Nigeria 27:11

Senegal - Nigeria 23:11

Ivory Coast - Madagascar 26:16

Semifinals

Egypt - Ivory Coast 15:13

Algeria - Senegal 17:14

Place 3-4

14. 1. 1973: Senegal - Ivory Coast 17:7

Final

14. 1. 1973: Algeria - Egypt 14:12