New Delhi, Aug 4: India started their Asian Men’s U-23 Volleyball Championship by registering back-to-back wins over China and New Zealand on the first two days of the tournament at Myanmar.
In Pool D India defeated China 3-2 in a five sets game and then New Zealand 3-0.
Against China, India’s captain Amit Gulia led the way for his team with a total of 22 points in the game but it was Kerala’s Shon John who stole the show with 23 points.
India will play Thailand on Monday. The top two teams from the group at the end of the group stage will eventually progress to the next round.(UNI)