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Improved India go down to South Korea

Bengaluru, 25 Sept 2019: All 4 of the 2017 Semi-finalists continue to stay undefeated after the second day of action at the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup, securing their spots in the next phase of the competition. An improved India went down to better-ranked South Korea for their second loss. Australia cruised to another victory, allowing… Read More »

India go down to Japan in their opener

Bengaluru, 24 Sept 2019: India suffered a jolt losing to Japan 27-103 on the opening day of the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup Division-A basketball tournament at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium here on Tuesday. The defending champion ranked much above India at No.10 were a strong side and India could not match them in any… Read More »

India, Kazakhstan to clash in Division B final

Bengaluru, 2 Nov 2018: India easily defeated Hong Kong 83-38 in the semifinals of 2018 FIBA Asia Women’s (Under-18) basketball championships Division B at Sree Kanteerava Stadium here on Friday. In the other last-four match, Kazakhstan defeated Syria 76-56 at the Koramangala Indoor Stadium. India will now meet Kazakhstan on Saturday at 8pm at the… Read More »

Koreans withstand late-dash by Aussie Gems, qualify for U19 World Cup: FIBAu18Asia

Bengaluru, 29 Oct 2018: In a thrilling high-speed encounter that provided seat-edged excitement to a sparse die-hard basketball crowd, strong favourites Australia appeared to have stolen a last-minute march over Asian giants Korea, but it was not to be as Korea regained their composure for a splendid but narrow 63-62 victory that takes them directly… Read More »