By James Agberebi:
Nigeria men's handball team have crashed out of the 2016 African Men's Handball AFCON after losing their final group game 31-23 to Algeria.
The game which was played on Tuesday, saw the Nigerian team automatically lose out in the race for a place at Rio Olympics and the 2017 World Handball Championship.
The result lives Nigeria fifth on the final group stand.
They will now take on Kenya in a classification game on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the quarter-final pairings of the 2016 Men's Handball AFCON are: Angola against Morocco, Tunisia taking on Cameroon, Algeria battling DR congo and hosts Egypt squaring off against Congo Brazzaville.
All the quarter-final games will kick-off on Wednesday.
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