Indian men’s team win silver at Asian Games 5×5 basketball test event

Vastavam web: The Indian men’s team bagged the silver medal at the Asian Games 5×5 basketball test event here.The India side went down fighting 68-78 to hosts Indonesia at the Istora Sanayan Hall, Gelora Bung Karno Sports Complex to finish runners-up in the invitational tournament.The hosts thus avenged their loss against their opponents a few days back, which was India’s first victory of the tournament.The first quarter of the game saw both the teams competing neck and neck but Indonesia took a single point lead over India. The hosts increased the lead even further in the next two quarters, making it 58-45.India fought hard in the fourth quarter to bounce back but it was not enough as Indonesia kept on scoring at regular intervals.