The Thailand Korfball Association hosted from 5 to 7 May 2023 the second edition of the IKF Beach Korfball World Cup (Asia) 2023. Pattaya Beach became the beautiful scenario where 9 teams from 3 different continents competed during three intense days for a medal in this always exciting championship in Asia.
The ranking at the end of the regular competition was leaded by Chinese Taipei, followed by Thailand in 2nd position, and theUnited States of America in 3rd place. The 4 last matches to decide the final positions didn’t change the current ranking, and the win of TPE over THA by 8:4 in the big final of the tournament proclaimed them as winners and champions of this IKF Beach Korfball World Cup (Asia) 2023.
Australia, Hong Kong China, India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Chinese Taipei, United States of America and Thailand were the participants. All games were live streamed by Thailand Korfball on www.youtube.com/@IKFasia, and all image galleries from each game are already available on www.facebook.com/Beachkorfball.
Congratulations to all participants, officials and volunteers for these amazing days of competition and the great atmosphere and friendship bweteen all the teams.
Again, a big thank you to Thailand Korfball for an excellent organisation of this IKF BKWC (Asia) 2023, that together with the organisation of last November’s IKF AOKC 2022, has demostrated a remarkable and outstanding professionalism and commitment with all the organizational tasks required.
FINAL RESULTS AND OFFICIAL FINAL RANKING:
UPDATED RESULTS AND RANKING AFTER DAY 3:
UPDATED RESULTS AND RANKING AFTER DAY 2:
UPDATED RESULTS AND RANKING AFTER DAY 1:
All fans around the world were able to follow this tournament, with all the results, rankings, image galleries and photos on www.beachkorfball.sport, as well as on social media visiting the different @BeachKorfball profiles and via the hashtags #BKWC2023 and #beachkorfball:
LOC’s Event FB Page, with more photos and videos: https://bit.ly/BKWC_Asia2023
DAY 1 IMAGE GALLERY (Games 1 to 6):
You can find all image galleries from each game visiting the following link: www.facebook.com/Beachkorfball
Photos by Krit Suttipithuk (www.facebook.com/tour.ly.5)
25/4/2023 – Promotional video
25/4/2023 – Press conference