Taiwanese pull off hat trick at Asia tug-of-war championship
June 16, 2014, 12:06 am TWN
TAIPEI--Taiwan's female tug-of-war team pulled off a hat trick at the Asian Tug of War Championship 2014 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on Saturday.
The team, Chinese Taipei, snapped up the title in the indoor women's 500 kg category with victories in all six games.
In addition to Chinese Taipei, there are four other teams, including South Korea, Thailand, Mongolia and China, competing in the category.
This is the third time the Taiwan team, composed of nine students from Jingmei Girls High School in Taipei, placed first at the biennial tournament, after victories in 2010 and 2012.
The championship began on Saturday and continues through Sunday.