The 3rd IKF Asian Korfball Championship came to an end today with some very entertaining matches, particularly in the afternoon session. Chinese Taipei, having beaten Japan 21 – 9 in the semi-final, beat China, who reached the final with a 23 – 6 win over Macau China, by 18 goals to 13. In the bronze medal match Macau China beat Japan 10 -8 to clinch their first medal since 2004. Malaysia beat Korea , who qualified to play for 5th place following a 9 – 3 win over Indonesia, by 12 goals to 9.
The final ranking is:
1 Chinese Taipei 2 China 3 Macau China 4 Japan 5 Malaysia 6 Korea 7 Indonesia
Graham Crafter2013-10-14 14:51:122013-10-14 14:51:12Chinese Taipei retain their title in the 3rd IKF Asian Korfball Championship