By Daniel Etchells and James Diamond at the Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium in Jakarta, and Duncan Mackay at the Main Press Centre
China’s hopes of competing in weightlifting here at the 2018 Asian Games have ended after the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) vowed to adhere to the International Weightlifting Federation’s (IWF) ban on the country.
Calgary 2026 have claimed chief executive Mary Moran will not receive a bonus should they receive a favourable outcome in the upcoming plebiscite or if they go on to be named hosts of the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Los Angeles 2028 has taken its first major steps towards launching its marketing plan to raise $2.5 billion (£2 billion/€2.2 billion) in sponsorship, it has been reported.
Indonesia President Joko Widodo officially declared the 2018 Asian Games open here tonight during a dazzling ceremony that showcased the host nation’s traditional cultures.
The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Sports Committee has unanimously proposed the programme for the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, it was revealed here today.
E-commerce platform Blibli.com has been drafted in to help the firm KiosTix sell Asian Games tickets after three days of malfunctions meant no one has been able to buy any.
Japan hope to win 30 Olympic gold medals and finish third in the medals table at Tokyo 2020, the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) has announced here today.
NBA stars cleared to compete at Asian Games as Philippines name Jordan Clarkson flagbearer for Opening Ceremony
National Basketball Association (NBA) star Jordan Clarkson, who plays guard for the Cleveland Cavaliers, will carry the Philippine flag at the Opening Ceremony of the Asian Games this evening, having initially been told he was unable to compete at the event.
The official opening day of competition at the 2018 Asian Games is due to take place here tomorrow with the first gold medal scheduled to be won in the men's changquan wushu event.
Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) chairman Anders Larsson has backed a proposition to award World Championships to Russia, the Czech Republic and Sweden.
Buenos Aires 2018 has officially distributed the first JOMA uniforms that will clothe personnel working at the Summer Youth Olympic Games.
Organisers of Minsk 2019 have held their second "Bright Team" event in the sport of judo.
Edmonton has hosted a summit to discuss the future of ice hockey and assess how the sport can enjoy growth.
Summer Biathlon World Championships race director predicts extensive coverage and participation at 2018 event
This year's edition of Summer Biathlon World Championships in Nové Město na Moravě in the Czech Republic has attracted one of the largest fields in the history of the event, race director Kristjan Oja has claimed.