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Asian Championship

Asian Championship 1970

Overview
The tournament was held in Bangkok, Thailand.

Final results
Winner:Japan

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Thailand53210573126Qualified to final
2Hong Kong43201493217Qualified to 3rd place final
3Ceylon3311149436
4Malaysia030032372-49

Matches
Group phase
09/01/1970Ceylon - Malaysia24-3
09/01/1970Thailand - Hong Kong12-6
11/01/1970Hong Kong - Ceylon21-6
11/01/1970Thailand - Malaysia26-6
13/01/1970Hong Kong - Malaysia22-14
13/01/1970Thailand - Ceylon19-19

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Japan42200692643Qualified to final
2Singapore221015457-3Qualified to 3rd place final
3South Korea020022060-40

Matches
Group phase
09/01/1970South Korea - Singapore11-37
11/01/1970Japan XV - Singapore46-17
13/01/1970Japan XV - South Korea23-9

Final phase
Final
Thailand
18/01/1970 - 11-42Japan
Japan
3rd place final
Hong Kong
18/01/1970 - 9-6Hong Kong
Singapore