2:22 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
Tai Cheau Xuen, who won a gold medal in wushu for Malaysia at the Asian Games, has been expelled from the event and stripped of her medal because of a failed drugs test.
1:20 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
The father of Singapore's Asian Games swimming star Joseph Schooling has hit back at critics questioning their family background amid discontent over foreign-born athletes competing for the city-state.
8:37 pm September 26, 2014 | No Comment
Despite the absence of gold medals at the Asian Games so far, Indonesian contingent chef de mission Suwarno decided to leave his post and embark on the hajj pilgrimage. Suwarno left Incheon for Jakarta on Thursday to prepare for the trip to Saudi Arabia. He will be replaced by his deputy Ade Lukman. “[Suwarno’s] plan […]
8:33 pm September 26, 2014 | No Comment
Beach volleyball duo Koko Prasetyo Darkuncoro and Ade Candra Rachmawan clinched their semifinal berth after defeating Dian Putra Santosa and Fahriansyah in an all-Indonesian quarterfinal clash. Playing at the Songdo Global University Beach Volleyball Venue, Koko and Candra beat their compatriots 21-7, 21-17. To Koko, it is his third Asian Games semifinal with different partners. […]
6:54 pm September 25, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesian shuttler Bellaetrix Manuputty did not waste her chance to exact revenge on P.V. Sindhu, who beat her at this year’s Uber Cup. Bellaetrix handed the Indian a 22-20, 16-21, 22-20 defeat in the second round of the 2014 Asian Games on Thursday to book a quarterfinal berth in the women’s singles badminton competition.
3:48 pm September 25, 2014 | No Comment
Afghanistan’s beach volleyball teams have missed out on the reward of a new car after finishing out of the medals at the Asian Games, but they are happy with the experience, media exposure and ill-fitting sunglasses they found in South Korea.