India to clash with Pakistan in Kabaddi final at SAG
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Last Updated: Wednesday, February 03, 2010, 15:54
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.


First Published: Wednesday, February 03, 2010, 15:54

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