India to clash with Pakistan in Kabaddi final at SAG

India`s men`s kabaddi team moved a step forward in its title defence by making the final, following a convincing victory over Bangladesh in the 11th South Asian Games here on Wednesday.

Updated: Feb 03, 2010, 15:54 PM IST

Dhaka: India`s men`s kabaddi team moved a
step forward in its title defence by making the final,
following a convincing victory over Bangladesh in the 11th
South Asian Games here on Wednesday.

The men`s team knocked down the hosts side 34-11 to
finish on top of the table with four wins from four outings.

India will clash with arch-rivals Pakistan for the gold
medal match at the National Kabaddi Stadium.

Pakistan defeated Nepal 44-16 to finish second behind
India.

Bangladesh and Nepal will get bronze medals in the men`s
section having finished third and fourth respectively.

The women`s team had already assured itself a place in
the final yesterday and will take on hosts Bangladesh for the
gold medal decider tomorrow.

The women`s section had four teams in fray with India and
Bangladesh finishing first and second respectively after their
league matches.

Nepal and Sri Lanka finished third and fourth.

PTI