Tag: Asian Games
The sport has long struggled to grow beyond its traditional bases and was last included in the 1900 Olympic games.
Oceania has not participated in the Asian Games previously, but sporting ties with Asia have been growing.
Thohir, who is also chairman of Italian soccer club Inter Milan, was brought in to lead the Asian Games committee in 2015 amid concerns over a ballooning budget.
Indonesia's hosting of the Asian Games may prove to be a stepping stone towards hosting the Olympics.
Having won two medals at the Asian Games, Nicol David will enter the China Open with renewed confidence.
Rikako Ikee's six gold medals made her deserving of the award.
It is not the first time boxing at the Asian Games has been dogged by controversial judging.
Japan stages a spectacular comeback and edges out Malaysia in a penalty shootout.
By winning an Asian Games gold medal, Son Heung-min has earned a military exemption.
Skateboarding impresario Tony Hawk was one of thousands who rushed to Fatin Syahirah's defence when she found herself subject to vitriolic comments online.
Although Amit Panghal of India won an upset victory over Hasanboy Dusantov of Uzbekistan, it was not enough to stop Uzbekistan from leaving the Asian Games with the most boxing gold medals.
Malaysia lost 40-5 to South Korea in the quarterfinal.
Widodo said the Asian Games have proved the country has the ability to host the world's most prestigious multi-sports event.
Jumpei Furuya and Yuko Takahashi won gold medals in the men's and women's triathlon respectively.
If Malaysia beat Japan in the Asian Games final, it would be their first Asian Games gold medal ever.
This is Japan's second time winning the Asian Games gold medal.
National Olympic sailor Khairulnizam Mohd Afendy, who is the country’s first athlete to book a slot at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, settled for silver in the Laser Standard event.
A disappointed Mohd Azizulhasni Awang says he could not do the final acceleration because he didn't have the space.
But Mohamad Hazim Shahrum has no regrets taking part in race.
Deputy chef de mission Dr SS Cheema says sports associations must explain why they sent 'totally unfit' athletes to regional games.
The youth and sports minister says public should applaud teenager for her courage in competing in international arena.
The ombudsman has asked police for details of the killings, including forensic reports, the identify of officers involved and investigation files.
Irene Chong says the hot weather made it tough but she was determined to finish the race as it is National Day.
Edidiong Odiong has now won three Asian Games gold medals after winning the gold in the 4x100m relay.