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.
10:38 am September 22, 2014 | No Comment
Incheon. Asian Games organizers prevented a potential mass outbreak of food poisoning after salmonella was detected in lunch boxes prepared for athletes, officials said Monday. The bacteria was found on Sunday in meat included in boxed meals provided by a food caterer. A spokesman for the organizing committee told Agence France-Presse that all 76 lunch […]
2:23 pm September 18, 2014 | No Comment
Incheon, South Korea. North Korea’s flag was raised on Thursday at the Asian Games athletes’ village as competitors from the reclusive state batted off journalists’ questions with polite smiles and stony silence. Normally anyone waving the North’s flag or singing its national anthem in South Korea could face arrest under Seoul’s strict national security law. […]
10:08 pm August 12, 2014 | No Comment
Recognizing the rapidly growing popularity of running events in the archipelago’s larger cities, the Indonesia Athletics Federation, or PASI, has issued a specific permit for organizers who wish to stage the social sporting activity.
9:45 pm August 11, 2014 | 1 Comment
Beach volley and weight-lifting will be Indonesia’s best bets for medals at the Youth Olympic Games that get underway in Nanjing, China, this weekend.