Asian Games 2018

Asian Games 2018: Indonesia bids spectacular farewell

Indonesia billed itself the "Energy of Asia" during the Asian Games, which closed Sunday in a ceremony emphasizing the country's diversity and the ties linking the 11,000 athletes who competed for 45 nations.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Asian Games 2018: Arpinder Singh, Swapna Barman take India's gold medal tally to double-digits

Swapna Barman became the first Indian heptathlete to win an Asian Games gold while Arpinder Singh ended a 48-year long wait for triple jump victory after Dutee Chand blazed the track for her second silver on an action-packed day of athletics on Wednesday.

published on : 30th August 2018

PV Sindhu's heartbreaks: A look back at the Asian Games silver medallist's five most painful losses in finals

Indian badminton star PV Sindhu suffered yet another loss in a major final at the 2018 Asian Games. Here is a look at the top five 'heartbreaks' in finals for the shuttler in her career so far.

published on : 28th August 2018

Asian Games 2018: Indian athletes in action on Day 6

Top seeds Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan notched up their maiden men's doubles gold medal at the Asian Games tennis competition, dominating the final clash with a thoroughly clinical performance here today.

published on : 24th August 2018

Asian Games 2018: Indian athletes in action on Day 5

Uttar Pradesh teenager Shardul Vihan shot 73 to claim the silver medal, while Korea's 34-year-old Shin Hyunwoo clinched the gold medal with a score of 74.

published on : 23rd August 2018

All you need to know about the youngest Indian gold medallist at Asian Games

Saurabh Chaudhary, today became only the fifth Indian shooter to claim a gold in the Asian Games history, beating a field of multiple world and Olympic champions in the 10m air pistol finals.

published on : 21st August 2018

Asian Games 2018: Contingents' march at the opening ceremony

The Asian Games was declared open by Indonesia's President Joko Widodo late Saturday during a colourful opening ceremony in Jakarta.

published on : 18th August 2018

Asian Games 2018: India's top medal prospects in Jakarta

Watch out for these names as they shoulder India's dreams of glory at Asia's biggest stage.

published on : 2nd August 2018

Asian Games 2018: 10 Indian women athletes to watch out for

The Athletics Federation of India had announced a team of 23 men and 28 women athletes for the Asian Games in Jakarta while stressing that many in the squad will have to undergo confirmatory trials before their presence is secure. Among the lot, keep an eye for these 10 ladies who can lead the Indian charge on track and field.

published on : 28th July 2018

Asian Games 2018: Meet the record-holders in athletics

Here are some of the Games' legends whose performance are yet to be bettered in Asia's biggest stage.

published on : 26th July 2018