Netball: Singapore thrash India to top Group A in Asian Championship, face Malaysia in semi-finals

Day five of the Asian Netball Championship. Singapore ended their Mission Foods Asian Netball Championship Group A campaign on a high note, with a 73-20 victory over India at the Sports Hub's OCBC Arena on Thursday evening. -- ST PHOTO: AZIZ HUS
Day five of the Asian Netball Championship. Singapore ended their Mission Foods Asian Netball Championship Group A campaign on a high note, with a 73-20 victory over India at the Sports Hub's OCBC Arena on Thursday evening. -- ST PHOTO: AZIZ HUSSIN

Singapore ended their Mission Foods Asian Netball Championship Group A campaign on a high note, with a 73-20 victory over India at the Sports Hub's OCBC Arena on Thursday evening.

The reigning champions blitzed past the Indians, thanks to Charmaine Soh (32 goals), Natalie Long (22), Chen Huifen (16) and Melissa Teo (three).

The visitors scored through captain Rupinder Kaur (16), Sweety (three) and Megha Chaudhary (one).

In the semi-finals on Saturday, the hosts will face neighbours Malaysia, who finished second in Group B, while Group B winners Sri Lanka play Hong Kong.