Football teams from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Palestine, mistakenly omitted from the men's draw for next month's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, have today been added to groups already established following a decision by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) not to go ahead with a proposed re-draw.
Jakarta Palembang 2018 Asian Games
New draw for Asian Games football tournament to be held after Palestine and UAE missed out of first one
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has ordered Indonesia to conduct a redraw for the men's football competition of next month's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, it has been revealed.
Jakarta's Governor Anies Baswedan has ordered that flags of countries set to compete at the Asian Games in the city be reinstalled after they were removed following social media criticism.
Taekwondo athlete Kimia Alizadeh has been announced as Iran's flagbearer for this year's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.
The flame for the 18th Asian Games arrived in Indonesia this morning at the Indonesian Air Force base of Adisutjipto Airport in Yogyakarta in Central Java.
The flame for the 18th Asian Games in Indonesia next month was ignited today at a ceremony in New Delhi, India - birthplace of the Olympic Council of Asia’s premier sporting event in 1951.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo has visited Jakabaring Sport City (JSC) in Palembang to oversee preparations at the complex for the 2018 Asian Games.
Indonesia's house speaker Bambang Soesatyo has called for more affordable ticket prices for the Opening Ceremony of this year's Asian Games.
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah said the organisation is proud of the links to New Delhi with the Asian Games Torch set to be lit in the Indian capital on Sunday (July 15).
United Arab Emirates claim will participate in football at 2018 Asian Games after name omitted from draw
The United Arab Emirates National Olympic Committee (UAE NOC) has claimed the participation of its football team in the 2018 Asian Games is "confirmed 100 per cent", despite the country being omitted from the draw yesterday along with Palestine.
The unified Korean women’s basketball team for the 2018 Asian Games has been drawn against Chinese Taipei, Indonesia, Kazakhstan and India in Group X, it was revealed today.
Historic basketball matches featuring players from North Korea and South Korea took place today in Pyongyang.
Deltatre to build website and provide mobile applications for Jakarta Palembang 2018 after signing agreement
Deltatre has agreed a partnership with the Indonesian organisers of next month's Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, it has been announced.
Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) vice president Rita Subowo believes that the Indonesian people are ready to support their home Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang this year.
The Organising Committee for the 2018 Asian Para Games has marked 100 days-to-go until the multi-sport event with a colourful celebration at the Para Athlete Village in Jakarta.