South Korea, who had beaten the defending champions India in their tournament opener, continued their winning run. Dong Ju Hong-led side beat Argentina by 64-42. Koreans dominated the fist half and had a lead of 43-11 over the Argentine players. However, in the second half, Argentina made comebacks as they reduced the lead to 20 points but soon they ran out of steam. For the Korean side, Cheol Gyu Shin and Tae Beom Kim scored 9 and 7 raid points while captain Dong Ju Hong failed to score a single match point. Argentina, playing its first match in the tournament, had some positives as their players were successful in their raids. Franco Castro and Nahuel Villamayor scored 10 and 8 raid points respectively. South Korea next play Bangladesh on October 13 at 21:00 hrs IST.
By: Express Web Desk | Updated: October 9, 2016 10:38 pm
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