Women’s handball team finish 9th in Asian youth handball

DHAKA, Bangladesh youth women's handball team finished 9th position in the 8th Asian Women's Youth Handball Championship held on Wednesday in Jaipur, India.

In the tenth place-deciding match, Bangladesh eve team beat Mongolia youth women's handball team by 36-17 goals after leading the first half by 17-08 goals in their last group match.

A total of ten teams, split into two groups, took part in the championship, organized by Asian Handball Federation and cooperation of Indian Handball Federation.

Bangladesh was in group A along with South Korea, Japan, Uzbekistan and Chinese Taipei while the group B consisted of India, China, Kazakhstan and Mongolia.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)