The Indian girls were overwhelmed 106-56 by Korea which had led 56-22 at halftime, in the last league match of the FIBA Asia under-16 basketball championship in Colombo on Wednesday.
Lopamudra Thimmaiah top-scored for India with nine points. India will play Kazakhstan in the relegation play-off match. While India finished fifth among six in Level ‘I’, Kazakhstan had finished second in Level ‘II’ with three wins and two losses.
The results (league):
Korea 106 (Yun Yebin 23, Kim Seyoung 14, An Heji 13, Han Eomji 13, Kim Sunhee 12, Park Gyeongrim 11, Lee Hyemi 10) bt India 56.