Thailand get even with Japan

sports August 23, 2018 20:35

By The Nation

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Thailand staged a sweet revenge over Japan with a 3-0 win in their Pool A volleyball competition in the Asian Games in Jakarta on Thursday.

The Kingdom’s team which squandered a two set lead and lost in five sets to Japan in the Asian Championship in the Philippines last year and the Volleyball Nation League in Nakhon Ratchasima this year won the match 25-20 27-25 25-20.

It was the second win for Thailand who also trounced the Philippines 3-0 in the first preliminary round on Sunday. Thailand will play Hong Kong on Saturday.