The squad dubbed China Yellow defeated Joanne Weingold’s squad in the final of the Wagar Women’s
Knockout Teams 128-127. Playing for the Chinese team were Wen Hu, Ling Gan, Tao Zhou, Juyu Wang, Jingrang Ran and Ling Gu. The non-playing captain was Xiao Jing Wang.
It was the first NABC title for the squad except for Ran, who was a member of the winning squad in the Wagar KO in 2014.
Weingold played with Jan Assini, Shannon Cappelletti, Kathleen Sulgrove, Tatiana Ponomareva and Victoria Gromova.
Weingold led for the first half of the match, outscoring their opponents 59-26 in the first quarter, and 81-52 at halftime. China Yellow came roaring back in the third set to erase Weingold’s lead. The score after three quarters was China Yellow 101, Weingold 98. Weingold won the last set 29-27, leaving them 1 IMP short.