Date: Apr 22, 2019
By: Jason Pan / Staff reporter
Taiwan’s Taichung Bank team advanced from group play at the Asian Men’s Club
Volleyball Championship after they defeated the Queensland Pirates, but lost to the Chennai Spartans at the Tianmu Sports Center in Taipei.
With two wins in two games, Taichung Bank topped Pool A after round-robin action, with the Australian-based club second with a 1-1 record and Singapore last with two losses.
With support from 3,500 supporters, Taichung Bank on Saturday hit winners consistently to take victory in three sets over Queensland, 25-17, 25-17, 25-17.
However, they slumped to defeat last night in their final-eight match against the Indian-based team, losing 23-25, 25-16, 23-25, 25-20, 15-11. [FULL STORY]