Hosts Indonesia got off to the perfect sporting start at the 2018 Asian Games, winning their first match in the men's football competition 4-0 over Chinese Taipei.
Indian has named Neeraj Chopra as its flagbearer for the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta on Saturday (August 18).
North Korea are among the countries to have checked early into the Athletes' Village in Jakarta for this month's Asian Games, it has been revealed.
Jakarta bans minibuses in centre of city in latest attempt to ease traffic congestion for Asian Games
Minibuses have been banned from the centre of Jakarta during this month's Asian Games as Indonesian organisers continue to try to ensure that traffic congestion is eased during the event.
The Philippines' troubled preparations for the basketball tournament at the Asian Games have suffered another blow after the National Basketball Association (NBA) refused to allow Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson take part in the tournament.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy and Vice Premier Sun Chunlan will travel to Jakarta for the Opening Ceremony of this month's Asian Games, it has been announced.
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) director Jeremy Luke has been appointed as chairperson of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Independent Observer team for the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.
Teenage weightlifter Mabia Akhter will carry Bangladesh's flag when she leads out a 163-member delegation at the Opening Ceremony of this month's Asian Games in Jakarta, it has been announced.
Freshly installed branding for the Asian Games has been ridiculed in Indonesia due to typos and misplaced abbreviations.
The schedule for the esports demonstration event at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia has been released.
Iran confirm woman will still carry flag at Asian Games Opening Ceremony as shooter named replacement for Alizadeh
Iran has chosen shooter Elaheh Ahmadi to become the first woman to carry its flag at the Opening Ceremony of this month's Asian Games in Jakarta, it has been confirmed today.
A promising young triathlete will miss this month's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang because a switch in nationality from Britain to Hong Kong will not be finalised in time.
South Korean Prime Minister praises country's Asian Games athletes for efforts in contributing to reconciliation effort
South Korea's Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon has told his country's athletes that the world will be impressed at how they are helping to contribute towards reconciliation with their neighobours in the North during this month's Asian Games.
The Philippines have reversed their decision to pull out of the basketball tournament at this month's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang following, they claim, pressure from their supporters.
Kimia Alizadeh, who had been due to be the first woman to carry Iran's flag at the Opening Ceremony of the Asian Games in Jakarta this month, has withdrawn from the taekwondo competition because of injury.