Asian Games 2018: India thrash Indonesia to seal women’s kabaddi semifinal berth
The Indian women’s kabaddi team is now on top of Group A with eight points and has entered the semi-finals.asian games 2018 Updated: Aug 21, 2018 23:58 IST
In yet another spectacular show, the Indian women’s kabaddi team thrashed Indonesia 54-22 in their last group tie of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on Tuesday.
After registering victories in all of their group games, the Indian team is now on top of Group A with eight points and has entered the semi-finals.
Earlier on Tuesday, the Indian women had outclassed Sri Lanka 38-12.
India had earlier defeated Japan and Thailand in their previous outings.
Ankita Raina in quarters
Registering her second successive victory, India’s Ankita Raina advanced to the quarter-finals of the women’s single tennis event of the 2018 Asian Games here on Tuesday.
In her pre-quarter match, Ankita outclassed Japan’s Eri Hozumi in straight sets -- 6-1, 6-2.
The 25-year-old Indian will now meet Hong Kong’s Eudice Chong on Wednesday.
First Published: Aug 21, 2018 13:40 IST