KOCHI: The Indian women's volleyball team, playing under the banner of Chennai, finished eighth in the 13th Princess Cup invitation tournament which concluded in Bangkok on Monday.
Sangsom, virtually the Thailand team that won the Southeast Asian Games last year, won the title beating Vietnam's Hanoi in the final.
The results (India's matches only): Group A: Chennai bt Garuda (Indonesia) 27-25, 25-27, 25-21, 18-25, 15-13; Chennai lost to Sangsom (Thailand) 12-25, 15-25, 20-25; lost to Hitachi Sawa (Japan) 17-25, 26-28, 13-25; lost to Sichuan (China) 21-25, 25-27, 18-25. For positions 5-8: Chennai lost to Liaoning (China) 12-25, 18-25, 14-25; lost to Chung Shan (Chinese Taipei) 18-25, 15-25, 18-25, 19-25. Principal Correspondent