Myanmar wins gold in pre-SEA Games

Myanmar's winning women's team

The second day of the Pre-29th SEA Games sepak takraw or kick volleyball took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Thursday and Myanmar secured one gold and one bronze medal. 

The two medals were received in doubles kick volleyballThe women's team won the gold and the men won the bronze. The match for women was contested by five teams: Indonesia, Malaysia (A), Malaysia (B), Vietnam and Myanmar. 

The Myanmar men's team got the bronze medal after losing to Indonesia and Malaysia (A) and defeating Malaysia (B) and Singapore.

The matches started on May 18 with 12 players in each squad.