17th Asian Junior Team, Malaysia (28 Jan – 1 Feb’15)
Feb 2, 2015 Leave a comment
The Indian girls and boys settle for bronze medals at the Asian Junior Team Championship held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was a massive effort by the Indian girls & boys in their respective semifinals both against Malaysia going down 1-2.
In the quarterfinals the Indian boys defeated Iran 2-0 following up as they topped their pool defeating Chinese Taipei, Jordan & Sri Lanka 3-0.
The girls finished 2nd in their pool going down to Hong Kong, China 1-2. However, they had easy victories against Chinese Taipei & Sri Lanka 3-0.
Final positions – Boys : 1 Malaysia, 2 Pakistan, 3 India & Hong Kong China, 5 Iran, 6 Jordan, 7 Singapore, 8 Kuwait, 9 Japan, 10 Republic of Korea, 11 Sri Lanka, 12 Iraq, 13 Indonesia, 14 Chinese Taipei
Final positions – Girls: 1 Malaysia, 2 Hong Kong China, 3 India & Singapore, 5 Republic of Korea, 6 Sri Lanka, 7 Chinese Taipei.