The Omanis Musab Al Hadi and Waleed Al Kindi were assured of the Gold medal and the 49er Asian Champions title going into the final day.
The battle was thus set for a final day showdown between the Hong Kong, Chinese and Indian teams for the other podium places.
India’s KC Ganapathy and Varun Thakkar, won all three races on the day to take the Silver medal.
While a 4, 8, 7, scoreline Saturday for the young Hong Kong team of Akira Sakai and Russel Aylsworth moved them into bronze position overall.
Winners of the women’s 49erFX Asian Championship were Shang Zitong and Tong Zu of China.
49er Men – Asian Championship
1st OMA Musab Al Hadi and Waleed Al Kindi – – 30 pts
2nd IND Ganapathy Chengappa and Varun Thakkar – – 40 pts
3rd HKG Akira Sakai and Russell Aylsworth – – 42 pts
4th CHN Ding Mingling and Liu Tian – – 44 pts
5th CHN Mingcheng Ding and Li Maokui – – 48 pts
6th IND Sandip Jain and Munna Pandit – – 72 pts
49erFX Women – Asian Championship
1st CHN Shang Zitong and Tong Zu – – 15 pts
2nd CHN Xiaoyu Hu and Su Sha – – 22 pts
3rd CHN Huijia Yu and Ye Jin – – 52 pts