India started their Asian Games 2018 campagin with Men’s Handball team playing against Chinese Taipei at Group D. Indians lost 28-38 against the 8th seed team. They will play next match against 3rd seed Bahrain, who defeated Iraq today in their first match. The top two out of four teams will enter the main round.
Indians trailed 13-19 by first half. In the second half, Indians could manage 15 points while opponents scored another 19. 8 points each by Harender Singh from India and Yifan Chiu was the highest individual tally.