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Asian Championship

Asian Championship 1980

Overview
The tournament was held in Taipei, Taiwan.

Final results
Winner:Japan

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1South Korea53210603327Qualified to final
2Taiwan43201774532Qualified to 3rd place final
3Thailand33111614516
4Singapore0300325100-75

Matches
Group phase
09/11/1980South Korea - Singapore28-12
09/11/1980Taiwan - Thailand26-19
11/11/1980Taiwan - South Korea9-20
11/11/1980Thailand - Singapore30-7
13/11/1980South Korea - Thailand12-12
13/11/1980Taiwan - Singapore42-6

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Japan633002449235Qualified to final
2Hong Kong4320120551154Qualified to 3rd place final
3Malaysia2310218186-168
4Sri Lanka030034225-221

Matches
Group phase
09/11/1980Hong Kong - Sri Lanka108-0
09/11/1980Japan A - Malaysia91-3
11/11/1980Hong Kong - Malaysia91-6
11/11/1980Japan A - Sri Lanka108-0
13/11/1980Japan A - Hong Kong45-6
13/11/1980Malaysia - Sri Lanka9-4

Final phase
Final
Japan
16/11/1980 - 21-12Japan
South Korea
3rd place final
Taiwan
16/11/1980 - 0-18Hong Kong
Hong Kong