Nepal has avoided the possibility of returning home without a medal in the 19th Asian Games.
The team has secured a medal opportunity in women's kabaddi by reaching the semi-finals as the runner-up from Group 'B' on Wednesday.
With this, it is sure that Nepal gets at least one medal in Hangzhou. The provision is that all four teams that reach the semi-finals in kabaddi will receive medals.
Nepal has first-ever participated in women's kabaddi at the 19th Asian Games. It has been placed in Group 'B' along with Iran and Bangladesh. Iran has secured its spot in the semi-finals as the group winner