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Asian Championship

Asian Championship 1996

Overview
The tournament was held in Taipei, Taiwan.

Final results
Winner:Japan

Group phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Japan4220024222220Qualified to final
2Taiwan2210165116-51Qualified to 3rd place final
3Thailand0200225194-169

Matches
Group phase
02/11/1996Taiwan - Thailand53-15
04/11/1996Japan A - Thailand141-10
06/11/1996Taiwan - Japan A12-101

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1South Korea6330019140151Qualified to final
2Hong Kong4320118437147Qualified to 3rd place final
3Sri Lanka2310264132-68
4Malaysia0300316246-230

Matches
Group phase
03/11/1996Hong Kong - Malaysia103-5
03/11/1996South Korea - Sri Lanka60-20
05/11/1996Hong Kong - Sri Lanka66-13
05/11/1996South Korea - Malaysia112-5
07/11/1996South Korea - Hong Kong19-15
07/11/1996Sri Lanka - Malaysia31-6

Final phase
Final
Japan
11/9/1996 - 41-25Japan
South Korea
3rd place final
Taiwan
11/9/1996 - 12-114Hong Kong
Hong Kong