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Tuesday 16 October 2018
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Tharjini fought hard for Sri Lanka to beat Malaysia in Asian Cup Netball Championship

Tharjini fought hard for Sri Lanka to beat Malaysia in Asian Cup Netball Championship

Sri Lanka playing against Malaysia in the 11th Asian Cup Netball Championships, had beat Malaysia in thriller victory of 62: 59.

The scoring went on like 13:15, 19:12, 48:42 and 62:59.

Although the Malaysian Lasses captured the first quarter, Tharjini Sivalingam the tall lass from Jaffna District fought ferociously to give a 19:12 lead for Sri Lanka Team. The third Quarter saw Malaysian girls concentrating on restricting Tharjini . Nevertheless the Sri Lankan team led 48:42 at the end of third quarter.

With Malaysian girls fought neck to neck in the fourth quarter, especially in the last 3 or 4 minutes. however the Sri Lankan Lasses brushed off the attacks and scored a thrilling 62: 59  victory. This is the 4th victory of the unbeaten Sri Lanka Team in the series.

Sri Lanka plays the last league match against Hong Kong today.


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