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Asian Games 2018 Compound Archery Men

Both the Indian teams would be happy with their performances

Meanwhile, Noa Takahashi of Japan outplayed her Chinese Taipei opponent Cheng Chuling opponent 4-3 to win the gold medal in women's category.

And, two minutes before the half-hour mark, Hwang Ui-jo doubled their advantage when he beat the offside trap to run onto Son Heung-min's incisive pass and coolly clipped a shot past Bui Tien Dung.

"We love the Vietnamese under-23 team, especially the Korean coach (Park Hang-seo)", said Ngo Thanh Tung, a fan from Halong Bay. "That's why I kept Nguyen Van Quyet on the bench, but since we conceded too early, I had to put Quyet in right away", Park said, refering to one of Vietnam's strikers.

They now face either Japan or United Arab Emirates in the final. South Korea once again proved they are the powerhouse of archery, . wrapping up the archery competition with three more gold medals on Tuesday.

South Korea ended the archery campaign on a winning note, grabbing three golds from the final three events, . but the overall feeling was disappointment. I'm trying to make my country happy, make myself happy.

Park, who was a member of Guus Hiddink's coaching staff when South Korea reached the semifinals at the 2002 World Cup, had taken Vietnam to the final of the Asian under-23 championship in January and was acutely aware of the strengths and weaknesses in the South Korean setup. It is underway from August 18 to September 2 in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

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Son skipped the 2014 Asian Games on home soil, when the South Koreans won the gold medal. And so Son is attempting to win the Asian Games to avoid this.

Philippine delegation head Richard Gomez said he is proud of the athletes' performance in the Asian Games.

After the game, Park was philosophical.

Uzbekistan's Muso Sobirov, left, competes against Tajikistan's Behruzi Khojazoda during their men's -81kg kurash match at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018.

The top two nations will clash in Saturday's gold medal game.

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