Iran’s women team wins 2018 Asian Games canoe polo championships

ISNA – Iranian women’s team claimed the title at canoe polo championships in 2018 Asian Games underway in Indonesia.

Iranian women’s canoe polo team defeated Singapore 5-2 in final and won the championships.

Later in the day, Iran’s men failed to defeat Japan in the semifinals to come short of booking a berth in the final.

For the first time, canoe polo is being contested as demonstration sport and medals awarded in this category will not count toward the final tally.