India, who beat Bangladesh 29-18 in their lung opener, trounced the Koreans after taking a commanding 27-10 half time lead. They thus topped the group en route their last four entry.
     
The Indians secured six points by packing off the entire Korean team thrice in the match, including twice in the opening half.
     
The bulk of their points, 32, came through touching or bundling out the rival players during raids or defending.      

They also got two bonus points for touching the bonus point line in the rival court.
     
The Koreans never really threatened the Indian women though late in the second half their raiders twice packed off two rival players.
     
For India, Mamatha was the dominant raider in the opening half along with captain Tejaswini Bai while Pooja Thakur also did her bit.
     
Korea's Shin Somin suffered an ankle injury during a raid and had to be taken off the court. India await the runners-up of Group B in the semi finals scheduled for October 2.
     
India are serious contenders for the men's gold too. The men have grabbed six straight gold medals since the sport's inclusion in the 1990 Beijing Games.

Indian skipper Tejeswini said she expected a better fight from the host country's women who are being coached by an Indian.
     
"Today's match was one-sided, but Korea is a very good team that has trained under an Indian coach. We were expecting better fight from them," she said.
     
Tejeswini hoped that kabaddi would become an Olympic sport in six years' time to be included when the Games are held in Asia.
     
"Kabaddi has gained in popularity after the newly introduced Pro Kabaddi league for men. I am hoping that kabaddi gets its due as an Olympic sport at the 2020 Games in Tokyo, Japan," she said after India's comprehensive win.

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