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Asian Games 2018 Closing Ceremony

Asian Games 2018 Closing Ceremony Live streaming: When and where to watch Asian Games 2018 Closing ceremony, TV Channel, time in IST

September 2, 2018 11:11:54 am

Asian Games 2018 Closing Ceremony Live streaming: The 2018 Asian Games will end on Sunday with the Closing Ceremony being held at Jakarta's Gelora Bung Karno Stadium.

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Beats Olympic champion: Bobbing and weaving, Amit Panghal gets boxing gold

September 2, 2018 1:13:59 pm

The Indian tends to fight firm from a lower position, and while he didn’t always lead from the inside, he got his hooks sinking into the Uzbek’s armour from the very start.

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India A+ at Asian Games 2018

September 2, 2018 12:35:54 am

India return from Indonesia with a tally of 69 medals, their best-ever at Asian Games whereas the number of gold medals are best since the first Asiad in 1951.

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Asian Games 2018: India win a cerebral gold as Pranab Bardhan-Shibnath Dey Sarkar beat China in men’s pairs

September 2, 2018 12:19:59 am

Bridge the world over has supreme opulence pushing for its cause – from some of India’s top tycoons to Indonesia’s biggest conglomerate.

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Asian Games 2018: Amit Panghal wins gold, blow-by-blow

September 2, 2018 12:15:29 am

Amit Panghal’s win over reigning Olympic champion Hasanboy Dusmatov was a three-act play of redemption.

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Premature baby to Asian Games champ: Family traces Amit Panghal’s path to glory

September 2, 2018 12:12:34 am

Amit Panghal took to boxing after watching his older brother Ajay spar at the boxing academy run by coach Anil Dhankar.

Asian Games 2018: India by far best team in Asia, should be upset with bronze, says Pakistan coach Roelant Oltmans 

September 1, 2018 11:19:36 pm

Oltmans, who was sacked as India coach last year, was appointed Pakistan coach in March.

Asian Games 2018: Boys showed character after semifinal setback, says Harendra Singh

September 1, 2018 11:04:27 pm

India prevailed 2-1 over a fighting Pakistan in the bronze medal play-off with Akashdeep and Harmanpret Singh finding the net for the winners.

Asian Games 2018: All the cash rewards for India medal winners

September 1, 2018 10:57:11 pm

Recognizing the efforts of all the medal winners various state governments announced cash rewards for those who ensured a podium finish.

Asian Games 2018: Hope to see more youngsters take up bridge now, says India coach

September 1, 2018 10:40:12 pm

In a sport where the average age is 50-plus in India, Ray feels the youngsters involvement will improve the quality by leaps and bounds.

Asian Games 2018 Day 14 wrap: India add four medals to end with highest ever tally

September 1, 2018 9:51:30 pm

With 4 more medals on day 14 of the 18th Asian Games, the Indian contingent ended its fruitful campaign in Indonesia with 69 medals (15 gold, 24 silver, 30 bronze).

Asian Games 2018: Odisha announces Rs 1 crore for four women hockey players 

September 1, 2018 9:44:35 pm

Odisha had four players in the women's hockey team which played the Asian Games final namely Sunita Lakra, Namita Toppo, Nilima Minz and Deep Grace Ekka.

Asian Games 2018: Rani Rampal to be India’s flag-bearer in closing ceremony

September 1, 2018 8:48:34 pm

"Rani will be the flag-bearer for tomorrow's ceremony," Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra told PTI. 

Asian Games 2018: South Korea’s gold in football secures military exemption for Son Heung-min

September 1, 2018 9:43:16 pm

Son Heung-min, who captained South Korea as one of the over-aged players in the under-23 competition, had a role in both goals.

Asian Games 2018: India beat Pakistan 2-1, win consolation bronze in men’s hockey

September 1, 2018 6:31:09 pm

The Indians scored through a field goal from Akashdeep Singh (3rd minute) and a penalty corner conversion by Harmanpreet Singh (50th).

From left to right silver medalist Chae Bonjin and Kim Dongwook of Korea, gold medalist Shingen Furuya and Shinji Hachiyama of Japan and bronze medalist Varun Ashokthakkar and Kelapanda Chengappa of India pose for a selfie with their medals during the victory ceremony for in the 49er Men of sailing event at the18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia

Asian Games 2018: Tamil Nadu government announces Rs 20 lakh for sailors Vikas Thakkar, Chengappa Kelapanda

September 1, 2018 5:12:39 pm

Both will receive the Rs 20 lakh high cash incentive earlier announced by the late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa for sportspersons winning medals in international games.

Asian Games 2018: Indian women’s squash team loses final to Hong Kong, settles for second straight silver

September 1, 2018 4:49:52 pm

The Indian women's squash team finished second best to a clinical Hong Kong in the final, settling for a successive silver at the 18th Asian Games on Saturday.

Not the usual sob story: India’s medallists at Asian Games are a varied lot

September 1, 2018 3:58:18 pm

The country's medallists at the Asian Games are a diversified lot, ranging from a jobless gold winner, an IIT alumni and a champion athlete who was born with 12 toes.

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Asian Games 2018 Hockey Highlights: India beat Pakistan to win bronze medal

September 1, 2018 5:31:55 pm

Asian Games 2018 Hockey Highlights: Akashdeep Singh and Harmanpreet Singh scored the two goals for India as India beat Pakistan 2-1.

Asian Games 2018: The alchemist behind India’s heptathlon gold

September 1, 2018 3:13:18 pm

It had taken seven rollercoaster years for the combined talent of the 21-year-old athlete and her 55-year-old mentor to forge India's first heptathlon gold in the continental Games.

Asian Games 2018: Pranab Bardhan, Shibhnath Sarkar win bridge gold for India

September 1, 2018 4:44:08 pm

India won a gold medal in the bridge competition of the 18th Asian Games with Pranab Bardhan and Shibhnath Sarkar clinching the top honours in the men's pair event

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Asian Games 2018: Amit Panghal beats Olympic Champion Hasanboy Dusmatov to win gold

September 1, 2018 3:23:37 pm

Amit Panghal defeated the reigning Olympic Champion Hasanboy Dusmatov to win the gold medal in Men's 49kg Boxing.

Amit Panghal celebrates after defeating Uzbekistan's Dusmatov Hasanboy in their men's light flyweight boxing final at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia

Asian Games 2018, Medal Tally: India finish with 69 medals for best-ever medal haul at Asiad

September 1, 2018 10:30:09 pm

India have surpassed their best-ever finish at an Asian Games edition on Day 14 which is also the final day of action for Indian athletes.

Asian Games 2018 Day 14 Live Updates and Live Results

Asian Games 2018 Day 14: Amit Panghal, Bridge team win gold medal; India men’s hockey win bronze

September 1, 2018 6:30:29 pm

India added four gold medals in its tally, to record their highest ever medal haul at the Asian Games. 

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Asian Games 2018: Joshna Chinappa slays Goliath, beats 8-time world champ Nicol David

September 1, 2018 12:21:26 pm

Joshna Chinappa overcomes world champion Nicol David as the Indian women’s squash team thrash Malaysia 2-0 to enter second successive final.