Malaysians snap Qatar’s dream run
QATAR’S cent per cent record in international Tests was broken when they lost to Malaysia 22-31 in the final of the Asian Five Nation Division II Championship at the Al Arabi Stadium last week.
Top seeds Thailand beat Iran 26-23 to finish third.
The Qatar team, formed only in 2011, beat Thailand 24-11 in the semifinal. Malaysia prevailed over Iran 43-22 in the other last-four match.
Qatar’s rise from Division IV to Division II, in just two years,...