Asian Games

Anas betters own National 400m mark

Muhammed Anas bettered his own 400m National record, bringing it down from 45.31s to 45.24s, at the Velka Cena Noveho Mesta Nad Metuji athletics meet …


Indonesia football fans damage Asian Games stadium

Irate Indonesian football fans ripped plastic seats from the stands and hurled them onto the pitch at a stadium scheduled to host the Asian Games …

Sports (India)

India outclass New Zealand 4-0 in men's hockey test series

Bengaluru, July 22 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team wrapped up the three-match test series against New Zealand on a winning note as they thrashed …

New Zealand

Asian Games going to be tough challenge, says Neeraj Chopra

Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra renewed fans' hopes of an Asian Games medal by winning a gold at the Sotteville Athletics meet in France this week, …

IAAF Diamond League

Rights groups seek probe into Jakarta police shootings ahead of Asian Games

Rights groups seek probe into Jakarta police shootings ahead of Asian Games<p>JAKARTA (Reuters) - Human rights groups called for an independent …

Police Shootings

The AOV World Cup (AWC) Group Stage Day 3 – Garena AOV

Like This Video <b>0</b> <b>47</b><p>Added by Viral Syndicator July 22, 2018<p>The AOV World Cup (AWC) Group Stage Day 3 – Garena AOV<br>MSP VS North America – 08:00<br>Chinese …

Weight Loss

Pahang and PKNS coaches to leave decision to management

Reports emerged after a Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) meet-the-fans session on Saturday that Ong Kim Swee may have to be forced to pull out …


AIFF condemns IOA’s decision to exclude football teams from Asian Games | football

The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Sunday condemned the Indian Olympic Association’s (IOA) decision to drop the national football teams from …


Despite series win against NZ, coach Harendra feels India need to improve ahead of Asian Games

The coach said the team needs to increase their shots on goals and convert more penalty corners.<p>India clinched the three-match series against New …


These 2 Indians Gave Up Corporate Jobs to Chase Sporting Dreams

It was the life that Ramit Tandon had always wanted after graduating from the Colombia University. A job with a billion dollar financial firm located …


Asian Games: Kabaddi coach Srinivas Reddy optimistic of India retaining gold

He guided South Korea to its maiden Asian Games bronze in the last edition as a coach and in his maiden assignment with the Indian team for the next …


Feature: Asian games

SUVs seem to be the flavour of the season. This mad love for cars on stilettos has rewritten rules in the auto industry for a while now. And with …

Automotive Industry

Indonesia to install weather monitoring devices at Asiad venues

Jakarta, July 22 (IANS) Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) will install Automatic Weather Station (AWS) at venues for …


‘Black River’ cover is a back-up plan, Anies says

Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan said the cover on the Sentiong River, also known as Kali Item or “Black River”, in Central Jakarta is a back-up plan …


2018 Monaco DL Diary: Shaunae Miller-Uibo runs 48.97, Ninth Fastest all time, first sub 49 since 2009

Well, this was a hot one! The battle between Shaunae Miller-Uibo and Salwa Eid Naser came down to the final fifty meters. Shaunae Miller-Uibo is …


3-Time Olympian Xu Yunli Returns to Chinese National Team Training

If Xu is able to play at the 2018 World Championships, it will provide China with badly-needed depth at middle blocker. Archive Photo via FIVB<p>A …


Prakash Padukone: Winning a medal at Asian Games won't be easy

The former All-England champion is in favour of the newly-introduced selection tournaments to pick players.

Sports (India)

Asian Games will be tougher than the Common Wealth Games - Indian wrestling coach

Wrestling gave India 12 medals at the Gold Coast Common Wealth Games. However, it will be a totally different ball game altogether when they travel …

Commonwealth Games

Namita Toppo congratulated on landmark by Hockey India

The midfielder won her 150th international cap when India took on England at the Women’s World Cup.

Asia Cup

Jakarta covers up 'stinky, toxic' river near Asian Games village

JAKARTA (AFP) -<p>A toxic, foul-smelling river near the Asian Games athletes' village in Jakarta has been covered with black nylon mesh over fears it will be an eyesore at the showpiece event.<p>Officials in the Indonesian capital have been scrambling to ready venues, finish building work, widen roads …


India Have Armoury To Retain Kabaddi Gold In Asiad, Says Monu Goyat

India are not only keen, but possess the ammunition too to retain the men's kabaddi gold at next month's Asian Games, feels star player Monu …


Indians have earned respect: Costantini

Highest medal haul in the Commonwealth Games. Most number of paddlers in top-100 world rankings. And the best outing ever in the World Table Tennis …

Hong Kong

DNA Exclusive: I still feel pain while training, hope to be fine before Asian Games, says HS Prannoy

The rise of badminton in India has sky-rocketed in the last few years. The common thread binding the top players is India's ace coach, Pullela …

India News

Asian Games Organizer, After Criticism, Issues Low-Priced Tickets for Students

<b>Jakarta.</b> Low-priced tickets will be available for students who want to witness the 2018 Asian Games held in Jakarta and Palembang, South Sumatra, …


WFI Chief Brij Bhushan Officially Named As India's Chef de Mission For Asian Games

Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) President Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh was officially appointed as the Chef de Mission (CDM) of the Indian …


Six Indonesian destinations featured in Asian Games images

Six popular destinations from different parts of the country are featured on images to promote Indonesian tourism during the 2018 Asian Games.<p>As …


IOA partners with Borosil as hydration partner

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Friday announced Borosil Glass Works ltd, one of India's largest glassware …


Indian mixed pair team in bronze play-off; recurve archers return empty-handed

The duo of Atanu Das and Deepika Kumari, who qualified as 10th seed, were blown away by the Chinese Taipei pair of Tan Ya-Ting and Wei Chun-Heng 0-6.

Sports (India)

Rainbow Legislature

The House of Representatives complex in Jakarta is decorated with colorful lights on Tuesday (17/07), ahead of Independence Day celebrations on Aug. …


Line Indonesia launches stickers for Asian Games

Messaging platform Line Indonesia has launched a set of Asian Games-themed stickers.<p>The set of Asian Games stickers costs Rp 12,000. (Line …