Malaysian Juniors lost 2-3 to Air India in Ubaidullah Khan Gold Cup in Bhopal. It was their second successive defeat and effectively rules them out of the semi finals.
However the team played much better according to an SMS from team manager Mirnawan Nawawi.
The Malaysian goals were scored by by Mohd Haziq Shamsol in 21st and 63rd minutes.
However Malaysia will be without the services of Azri Hassan who fractured his finger while Zulhairi Hassan too could miss the final group match against Bhopal after receiving six stitches for a gash on the shin.
In another match Indian Oil Corporation defeated Bhopal 3-2 and top the table following their 6-1 win over Malaysia in the earlier match.