Asian Summer Games

As the biggest multi-sport games after the Olympic Games, the Asian Games is the most prestigious event organized by the Olympic Council of Asia. The Asian Games are held every four years. The Asian Games follow the sports programme of the Olympic Games, with swimming and athletics as the core sports, as well as featuring disciplines which reflect the diverse sporting culture of the Asian continent such as sepaktakraw (South East Asia), kabaddi (South Asia) and wushu (EastAsia). The inaugural Asian Games took place in New Delhi, India, in 1951 with 11 countries competing in six sports.

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Athletes, spectators are the key to Asian Games success in final two months 18 Jun 2018 Jakarta, Indonesia, June 18, 2018: In precisely two months – on Saturday, August 18 – the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Council of Asia’s 18th Asian Games will take place at the Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium in Jakart.....
Asian Games mascots prove popular in Eid celebrations 16 Jun 2018 Jakarta, Indonesia, June 16, 2018: There is nothing better than an attractive mascot to draw attention to a big event – except for three attractive mascots! As co-host cities Jakarta and Palembang begin final preparation.....

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