Myanmar notch first netball victory with 56-31 win over the Philippines

SINGAPORE - Myanmar clinched their first-ever victory in a SEA Games netball competition, beating the Philippines 56-31 at the OCBC Arena on Tuesday.

Myanmar controlled the game throughout, despite the Philippines' determination to make up for their 11-121 capitulation against Malaysia on Monday.

It was a hard-fought victory for Myanmar, with several players from both sides going down injured as both sides feel the strain of playing their third game in as many days. .

Myanmar captain and goal shooter Kyaw Khin Sandar continued her fine form, scoring 45 goals to help her side to the victory.

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