India go down fighting against Kazakhstan in volleyball

Updated: May 22, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

New Delhi: India went down fighting against Kazakhstan 2-3 in the China International Men`s Volleyball Tournament at Luohe in China on Wednesday.

India lost 12-25, 25-23, 26-24, 20-25, 7-15.

India had defeated the host club team Henan Tianguan 25-19, 23-25, 25-22, 23-25, 15-11 on Tuesday.

India play China on Thursday.

Australia were to participate in the tournament as the fourth team but had pulled out at the last minute and were replaced by Henan Tianguan, a club in the Chinese volleyball league.