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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Asian Games champions receive 160,000 USD prize money
13 Sep 2018

Manila, Philippines, September 12, 2018: During the incentive awarding for Asian Games medalists at Malacañan Palace on Wednesday, President Rodrigo Duterte added 2 million peso (40,000 USD) for a gold medal on top of th.....

Mongolian gold medallist tests positive
03 Sep 2018

Jakarta, Indonesia, September 3, 2018: The Olympic Council of Asia today issued a statement regarding the second positive doping case at the 18th Asian Games.

The statement reads:

This is to announce that th.....

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