Asian Games 2018 Jakarta Palembang

Leander Paes pulls out of Asian Games as Indian tennis team reduced to bare bones in Indonesia

Leander Paes pulls out of Asian Games as Indian tennis team reduced to bare bones in Indonesia

In a massive blow to the Indian contingent and thousands of Indian fans, legendary Leander Paes announced his withdrawal from the soon-to-start Asian Games in Indonesia's Jakarta and Palembang. Before....

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Asia Games 2018 Squash: Harinder Pal Singh Sandhu gears up to clinch gold in Jakarta

Indian contingent of 572 players is all set to represent the country at Asia Games 2018 Indonesia. The international sports event is officially known as the 18th Asian Games or Asia....

Asian Games 2018 Tennis: Rohan Bopanna looking to open his account at the sporting event

Asian Games 2018 Tennis: Rohan Bopanna looking to open his account at the sporting event

Asian Games 2018 are around the corner and it seems that the 572-member Indian contingent is all prepared to display their best performance in the mega-event scheduled to take place....

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Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Neeraj Chopra set to take Indonesia by storm

The Indian contingent which fared poorly at the 2014 Asian Games is not the same anymore. The young and budding talent from the previous edition of the Games has now....

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Asian Games 2018 Tennis: Ramkumar Ramanathan is India's hope for gold in Jakarta

The 572-Indian sports personalities are all set to win gold for the country in the upcoming Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. The international sports event will be held from August 18....

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Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Shot putter Tajinder Pal Singh expected to clinch gold in Indonesia

Indis is all set to be a part of the mega sports event slated to take place in Indonesia's Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2, 2018. There....

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Asian Games 2018 Tennis: Ankita Raina touted to deliver big in Indonesia

  August 18 will mark the commencement of the 18th edition of the Asian Games in Indonesia's Jakarta and Palembang, and there are a lot of hopes riding on the....

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Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Naveen Kumar can improve on his bronze-winning performance from Incheon

The Indian contingent fared poorly in the 2014 Asian Games where they finished at a miserly 8th spot after managing just 11 gold, 9 silver and 37 bronze medals. However,....

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Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Ayyasamy Dharun can do the unthinkable in Indonesia

India promises a lot of action in the Asian Games 2018 which are to commence on August 18. Be it badminton, wrestling, shooting or boxing, the Indian contingent has a....

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Asian Games 2018 Badminton: HS Prannoy all set to make another record in Jakarta

Hopes are high for forthcoming Asian Games 2018 and the one sport that most of the Indians believe will bring glory to the country is badminton. Talking about ace Indian....

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Asian Games 2018 Squash: Joshna Chinappa set to clinch gold in Jakarta

Indian squash champion Joshna Chinappa has gear up to represent the country at Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. 31-year-old Joshna Chinappa comes from Karnataka's Kodagu district and has bagged many international....

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Govindan Lakshmanan will the man to beat in long-distance running

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Govindan Lakshmanan will the man to beat in long-distance running

Be it Hima Das, Neeraj Chopra, Mohammad Anas or Dutee Chand, India has no dearth of supreme talent in Athletics department and hence, there is a mood of buoyancy among....

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Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Arokia Rajiv will be a dominant force in 400m events

After a rather disappointing Asian Games in 2014, the star-studded Indian contingent is all set to take the forthcoming sporting event in Jakarta and Palembang by storm. Among the 572....

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Asian Games 2018 Badminton: All eyes on ace shuttler Saina Nehwal to secure glory

Ahead of the Asian Games 2018, one of the sportspersons to look in the Indian contingent for badminton is Saina Nehwal. After ace Indian shuttler Prakash Padukone, Saina Nehwal is....

Asian Games 2018 Squash: Saurav Ghosal looks to continue medal-winning run in Jakarta

Asian Games 2018 Squash: Saurav Ghosal looks to continue medal-winning run in Jakarta

NAME: Saurav Ghosal Age:31 DISCIPLINE: Squash Saurav Ghosal has been a name that has been synonymous with the Indian squash since 2003. The 12-time National champion, 4th in 2014 Glasgow....

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Mohammad Anas braced for top performance in Indonesia

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Mohammad Anas braced for top performance in Indonesia

The entire continent is braced for the Asian Games 2018 which are to commence from August 18 in Indonesia's Jakarta and Palembang. All the participating athletes are busy in preparations....

Asian Games 2018 Squash: Mahesh Mangaonkar eyes repeat of Incheon in Jakarta

Asian Games 2018 Squash: Mahesh Mangaonkar eyes repeat of Incheon in Jakarta

When the Indian squash players edged out Malaysia in the Incheon Asian Games 2018 to wrap up historic gold, Mahesh Mangaonkar was left sitting on the bench as Ghosal ensured....

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Asian Games 2018 Badminton: CWG silver medallist Kidambi Srikanth gears up for gold in Indonesia

The Asian Games 2018 are slated to commence from August 10 in Indonesia's Jakarta and Palembang. While the participating athletes are all set to take the mega sports event by....

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Asian Games 2018 Shooting: Tejaswini Sawant eyeing to clinch gold in 50m rifle shooting event

Indian hope for gold in 50-meter rifle shooting, Tesjaswini Sawant is all set to represent India at the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. The shooter from Kolhapur in Maharashtra has bagged....

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Asian Games 2018: Rahi Saronbat gears up to clinch gold in 25-meter pistol shooting

Rahi Saronbat, the shooter who made India proud at several International tournaments, is all set to shoot the bull's eye and clinch the gold medal in Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. Rahi....

Asian Games 2018: Indian tennis player Divij Sharan inspired by iconic Leander Paes gears up for Jakarta Palembang 2018

Asian Games 2018: Indian tennis player Divij Sharan inspired by iconic Leander Paes gears up for Jakarta Palembang 2018

Name: Divij Sharan Age: 32 Birthplace: New Delhi Discipline: Tennis The 2018 Asian Games are scheduled to start 18 August to 2 September this year in 2 Indonesian cities: Jakarta....

Asian Games 2018 Archery: Jyothi Surekha Vennam will hit the bulls-eye in Jakarta

Asian Games 2018 Archery: Jyothi Surekha Vennam will hit the bulls-eye in Jakarta

Arjuna Award winner, Jyothi Surekha Vennam has 33 international medals in her cabinet. The 22-year-old has proved her mettle at the global platform and is set take the Asian Games....

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Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Arpinder Singh ready to reclaim the lost glory

Asian Games 2018 are just around the corner and all the athletes in the continent are buckling up for the biggest sporting event which is to be held in Indonesia's....

Asian Games 2018 Squash: Dipika Pallikal aims for gold at Jakarta

Asian Games 2018 Squash: Dipika Pallikal aims for gold at Jakarta

NAME: Dipika Pallikal AGE: 26 DISCIPLINE: Squash Indian squash star Dipika Pallikal will carry Indian hopes for gold at 18th Asian Games, which is scheduled to begin on August 18....

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Asian Games 2018 Badminton: High hopes for PV Sidhu to clinch gold in Jakarta

Asian Games 2018 are around the corner and India has been expecting a spectacular show from it shuttlers. A couple of months back, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) introduced....

Asian Games 2018 Boxing: CWG silver medalist Amit Panghal will change medal's colour in Jakarta

Asian Games 2018 Boxing: CWG silver medallist Amit Panghal will change medal's colour in Jakarta

Rohtak born and bred, Amit Panghal will present Indian challenge in the flyweight 48kg category in Jakarta and Palembang where the Asian Games 2018 will be held from August 18....

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Serial winner PU Chitra looking to hit the ground running in Indonesia

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Serial winner PU Chitra looking to hit the ground running in Indonesia

2014 Asian Games might have ended in bitter disappointment for the Indian contingent but it certainly is going to be an entirely different story in Jakarta and Palembang where the....

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Racewalker Khushbir Kaur looking to repeat Incheon heroics

Asian Games 2018 Athletics: Racewalker Khushbir Kaur looking to repeat Incheon heroics

Asian Games 2018 are just over a week away from commencement in Indonesia's Jakarta and Palembang, and there are several Indian stars who are gunning for glory in the forthcoming....

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Asian Games 2018: Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra to be the flag bearer for India

Superstar javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra will be the flag bearer for the Indian contingent during the opening ceremony of the 18th edition of Asian Games in Jakarta. The 20-year-old athlete....

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Asian Games 2018 shooting: Heena Sidhu all set to shoot gold

India's top shooter Heena Sidhu is all set to participate in the Asian Games 2018 Indonesia. Hena Sidhu will represent the country in senior women's 10m air pistol event at....