Nepali national team with officials in Hangzhou, China/File photo.
HANGZHOU, CHINA: Nepal defeated Mongolia in women’s volleyball in the Asian Games, 2023 in Hangzhou, China.
After beating Mongolia, Nepal has become the eleventh in the tournament with 13 participating countries.
In today’s playoff, Nepal won 3-2 over Mongolia. Mongolia won the first set 25-17.
But in the second set, Nepal managed to take the lead by winning 25-18 and 25-21 in the third set.
In the fourth set, Mongolia won 25-18 and the match was tied. Nepal won 15-12 in the decisive fifth set.
After exiting from the group stage, Nepal, whose chances of a medal were over, suffered a defeat when they played against India for ranking. However, after defeating Mongolia, Nepal became eleventh.