South Asia Games: it's India vs Pakistan in the men's volleyball final

Kathmandu: the defending champions of India will face Pakistan in the clash of the men's summit volleyball competition in the South Asia Games after their respective victories in the semifinals of Sunday.

India defeated Sri Lanka 27-25, 25-19, 21-25, 25-21 in a hard-fought match, while Pakistan beat Bangladesh 25-15, 25-21, 26-24 in the other semifinal.

The final will be played on Tuesday.

India is also the champion champion in the women's event and will face host Nepal in the summit clash on Tuesday.

The Indian women's team had defeated the Maldives while Nepal had defeated Sri Lanka in the semifinals.