RNS: The Indian men’s volleyball team is scripting a remarkable chapter in its history, securing consecutive victories against strong opponents and advancing to the quarterfinals of the Asian Games for the first time since 1986.
In a thrilling encounter, the Indian team defeated the reigning Asian Games silver medalist, South Korea, with a scoreline of 3-2 sets. This hard-fought victory followed their earlier triumph against the 2018 Asian Games bronze medalist, China, with a flawless 3-0 set victory (25-22, 25-22, 25-21).
These back-to-back wins have propelled the Indian volleyball team to the top of their group, signaling their intention to challenge for the coveted gold medal at the Asian Games. The team’s resilience and determination have been on full display as they aim to create history.
The head coach of the Indian men’s volleyball team expressed his pride and optimism following these impressive victories, highlighting the team’s dedication and progress. The Indian squad is now preparing for the quarter-finals, where they hope to continue their winning streak and potentially secure a podium finish.
This historic achievement has generated excitement and pride among volleyball enthusiasts in India, as the team’s remarkable journey at the Asian Games continues.