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The 2009 Asian Championship was held from July 27 through August 3, 2009 in Sapporo, Japan. The Level B consisted of Flag of Indonesia Indonesia, Flag of Philippines Philippines, Flag of Thailand Thailand and Flag of Japan Japan, with the winner facing Flag of Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei, Flag of People's Republic of China People's Republic of China and Flag of South Korea South Korea in the Level A round. The top six teams qualified for the 2010 Asian Games. Japan won its fourth straight Asian Championship.

Taiwan's roster consists of Wen-Yang Liao, Chen-Hua Lin, Chih-Lung Huang, Yu-Ching Lin, Ching-Ming Wang, Yi-Cheng Wang, Chu-Chien Hsu, Ming-Chin Lee, Kun-Sheng Lin, Hung-Yu Lin, Hsin-Min Wang, Han Lin, Chih-Hsiang Lin, Po-Yu Lo, Kuo-Min Lin, Ming-Jen Kuo, Chia-Hao Chang, Chih-Hao Chang, Tsung-Chun Wu and Keng-Wei Lin. They are managed by Chih-Hsien Yeh with coaches Wei-Cheng Chen, Taigen Kaku and Jung-Tang Kang.

China is managed by Jiao Yi with coaches Tai-Chuan Chiang, Jinsheng Zhang and Kosuke Matsuoka. Their roster consists of ?, Jiangang Lu, Changlong Su, Wanjun Zhang, Ziliang Li, ?, Wenming Li, ?, Zhenwang Zhang, Min Ren, ?, Fenglian Hou, Guogang Yang, ?, Jianzhong Liu, Yubin Luo, Zhicheng Liu, Chao Wang, Mengzhao Peng, ? and ?.

Japan is managed by Yasuhiko Sugimoto with coaches Etsuro Sugawara, Tetsuya Okubo and Hiroyuki Sakaguchi. Their team has the following players: Tomoyuki Sugano, Reo Moriyasu, Yodai Enoshita, Masahiro Inui, Hirokazu Sawamura, Nao Higashihama, Kazuhito Futagami, Yusuke Nomura, Yuhei Nakaushiro, Kenji Suzuki, Go Yamaoka, Sho Ueno, Komei Sawamura, Shiro Mori, Kentaro Miyazawa, Tsutomo Sasaki, Kenichi Yokoyama, Hisayoshi Chono, Takashi Ogino, Keiji Ikebe, Ikuhiro Kiyota and Sho Aranami.

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[edit] Results

Japan advances to the second round with a 3-0 record. The Philippines (2-1) and Thailand (1-2) qualify for the 2010 Asian Games. Indonesia (0-3) goes home empty.

Japan wins the Gold Medal. Taiwan wins Silver and South Korea Bronze.

[edit] Final Standings

  1. Flag of Japan Japan, 6-0
  2. Flag of Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei, 2-1
  3. Flag of South Korea South Korea, 1-2
  4. Flag of People's Republic of China People's Republic of China, 0-3
  5. Flag of Philippines Philippines, 2-1 (round 1)
  6. Flag of Thailand Thailand, 1-2 (round 1)
  7. Flag of Indonesia Indonesia, 0-3 (round 1)

[edit] Awards

[edit] Round One

[edit] Round Two

[edit] All-Stars


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