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Netball: Sri Lanka enter Asian Championship semis, beating Hong Kong 71-48

Thursday, 6 September 2018 Sport


Sri Lanka beat Hong Kong 71-48 to reach the semi-final of the 11th Asian Netball Championship 2018 at the OCBC Arena in Singapore today (6). 

Sri Lanka claimed the first and second sets 18-13 and 21-12 to lead the halftime by 39-25. 

With set scores of 15-10 and 17-13 in the third and fourth quarters, the Sri Lankans claimed their fifth straight win in the competition. 

Sri Lanka beat title holders Malaysia (62-59), Singapore (74-61), Chinese Taipei (137-5) and India (101-29) in their two group games. 

Netball: Sri Lanka enter Asian Championship semis, beating Hong Kong 71-48