S'pore sides third in handball tournament

Brandon Khoo taking a shot for Singapore's men's national development handball team during their narrow 19-18 win over Hong Kong University of Science and Technology yesterday. It was the final day of the Singapore Handball Open Tournament at the Sen
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Brandon Khoo taking a shot for Singapore's men's national development handball team during their narrow 19-18 win over Hong Kong University of Science and Technology yesterday.

It was the final day of the Singapore Handball Open Tournament at the Sengkang Sports Hall. Uzbekistan's Under-18 sides won both the men's and women's round-robin competitions, which lasted three days.

The tournament featured 13 teams from Singapore, Macau, Hong Kong, Japan, Chinese Taipei and Uzbekistan. Both Singapore sides came third.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 29, 2016, with the headline 'S'pore sides third in handball tournament'. Print Edition | Subscribe