Asian Games 2018


The 2018 Asian Games, formally known as the eighteenth Asian Games and furthermore known as Jakarta Palembang 2018, is a dish Asian multi-sport occasion planned to be held from 18 August to 2 September 2018 in the Indonesian urban areas of Jakarta and Palembang.

Out of the blue, the Asian Games are being co-facilitated in two urban areas; the Indonesian capital of Jakarta (which is facilitating the Games out of the blue since 1962), and Palembang, the capital of the South Sumatra territory. Occasions will be held in and around the two urban areas, incorporating scenes in Bandung and region of West Java. Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium in Jakarta will have the opening and shutting services of the Games.

Likewise out of the blue, eSports and kayak polo will be challenged as an exhibit sport. eSports will be an award occasion at the 2022 Asian Games.

2018 Asian Games Facts

Host city Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia
Motto “Energy of Asia”
(Indonesian: Energi Asia)
Nations participating 45
Events 465 in 40 sports
Opening ceremony 18 August
Closing ceremony 2 September
Main venue Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium

Participating nations

  • Afghanistan
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan (26)[71]
  • Brunei
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • India (523)[72]
  • Indonesia (host)
  • Iran (380)[73]
  • Iraq
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Korea[70]
  • Independent Olympic Athletes
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Lebanon
  • Macau
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mongolia
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • North Korea
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palestine
  • Philippines
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore (246)[74]
  • South Korea (779)[75]
  • Sri Lanka (185)[76]
  • Syria
  • Chinese Taipei (588)[77]
  • Tajikistan
  • Thailand (830)[78]
  • East Timor
  • Turkmenistan
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vietnam
  • Yemen

Schedule

 OC Opening ceremony  ● Event competitions  1 Event finals  CC Closing ceremony
August

/September

13
M
14
Tu
15
We
16
Th
17
F
18
S
19
Sun
20
M
21
T
22
W
23
T
24
F
25
S
26
S
27
M
28
T
29
W
30
T
31
F
1
S
2
S
GM
Ceremonies OC CC
Aquatics – Diving M M M M M 10
Aquatics – Swimming M M M M M M 41
Aquatics – Synchronized swimming M M M 2
Aquatics – Water polo M M 2
Archery M M 5
Athletics M M M M M M 48
Badminton M M M 7
Baseball – Baseball M 1
Baseball – Softball M 1
Basketball – 5 x 5 M 2
Basketball – 3 x 3 M 2
Bowling M M M M M 6
Boxing M 13
Bridge M M 6
Canoeing – Slalom M M 4
Canoeing – Sprint M M 12
Canoeing – Traditional boat race M M M 5
Cycling – BMX (freestyle) M 2
Cycling – BMX (race) M 2
Cycling – Mountain bike M M 2
Cycling – Road M M M 4
Cycling – Track M M M M M 10
Equestrian – Dressage M M 2
Equestrian – Eventing M 2
Equestrian – Jumping M M 2
Fencing M M M M M M 12
Football M M 2
Golf M 4
Gymnastics – Artistic M M M M M 14
Gymnastics – Rhythmic M M 2
Gymnastics – Trampoline M 2
Handball M M 2
Field hockey M M 2
Jet ski M M M 4
Judo M M M M 15
Kabaddi M 2
Karate M M M 13
Martial arts – Jujitsu M M M 9
Martial arts – Kurash M M M 8
Martial arts – Pencak silat M M 16
Martial arts – Sambo M M 6
Martial arts – Wushu M M M M M 15
Modern pentathlon M M 2
Paragliding M M 6
Roller sports – Roller skating M 2
Roller sports – Skateboarding M 4
Rowing M M 15
Rugby sevens M 2
Sailing M 10
Sepaktakraw M M M 6
Shooting M M M M M M M M 15
Sports climbing M M M 6
Squash M M 4
Table tennis M M M 5
Taekwondo M M M M M 12
Tennis – Tennis M M 7
Tennis – Soft tennis M M M M 7
Triathlon M M M 3
Volleyball – Beach M M 2
Volleyball – Indoor M M 2
 Weightlifting M M M M M M M M 15
Wrestling M M M M 20
Total gold medals
Cumulative Total
August/September 13
M
14
T
15
W
16
T
17
F
18
S
19
S
20
M
21
T
22
W
23
T
24
F
25
S
26
S
27
M
28
T
29
W
30
T
31
F
1
S
2
S
GM

 

Venues

Gelora Bung Karno Sport Complex

Venue Events Capacity
Gelora Bung Karno Stadium Opening and closing ceremonies 76,127
Athletics
Istora Badminton 7,110
Basketball
Aquatic Center Aquatics (diving, swimming, synchronized swimming, water polo) 8,630
Tennis (Indoor) Volleyball 3,300
Tennis (Outdoor) 3 on 3 basketball 5,000
Basketball Hall Basketball 2,920
Hockey Field Field hockey 350
Baseball Field Baseball 2,500
Softball Field Softball 503
Archery Field Archery 256
Rugby Field Rugby sevens
Training Facility Squash
Jakarta Convention Center Fencing temporary venue
Judo
Karate
Martial arts (Jujitsu, Kurash, and Sambo)
Taekwondo

Other venues in Jakarta

Venue Events Capacity Location
Jakarta International Velodrome Cycling (Track) 4,000 Rawamangun, East Jakarta
Jakarta International Equestrian Park Equestrian 920 Pulomas
Ancol Beach Marina Sailing Ancol, North Jakarta
Jet ski
Pulomas International BMX Center Cycling (BMX) Pulomas, East Jakarta
Pencak Silat Hall Pencak silat Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, East Jakarta
Theater Garuda Kabaddi 1,500
Jakarta International Expo Boxing temporary venue Kemayoran, Central Jakarta
Contract bridge
Gymnastics
Wushu
Table tennis
Weightlifting
Wrestling
Pertamina Simprug Stadium Volleyball Simprug, South Jakarta
Pondok Indah Golf Course Golf Pondok Indah, South Jakarta
POPKI Sport Hall Handball Cibubur, East Jakarta
Venue Events Capacity Location
Gelora Sriwijaya Stadium Women’s football 27,000 Jakabaring Sports City
Tennis Court Tennis, Softtennis
Jakabaring Lake Canoeing (sprint and traditional boat race)
Rowing
Triathlon
Ranau Sport Hall Sepak takraw 2,000
Jakabaring Bowling Center Bowling 300
Sport Climbing Arena Sports climbing
Beach Volley Arena Beach volleyball
Shooting Range Shooting
Roller Sports Arena Roller sports
Bumi Sriwijaya Stadium Women’s football 7,000 Palembang

West Java

Venue Events Capacity Location
Jalak Harupat Stadium Men’s football 27,000 Bandung Regency
Pakansari Stadium 30,000 Bogor
Patriot Chandrabhaga Stadium 30,000 Bekasi
Wibawa Mukti Stadium 28,778 Cikarang, Bekasi Regency
Gelora Bandung Lautan Api Stadium 38,000 Bandung
Gunung Mas Paragliding Puncak, Bogor Regency
Arthayasa Stables Modern pentathlon Depok
Streets of Subang Cycling (MTB and road race) Subang Regency
Bendung Rentang Canoeing (slalom) Majalengka Regency

Games

Sports

  • Aquatics
    • Diving
    • Swimming
    • Artistic swimming
    • Water polo
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
    • Baseball
    • Softball
  • Basketball
    • 3×3 basketball
    • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Boxing
  • Bridge
  • Canoeing
    • Dragon boat
    • Slalom
    • Sprint
  • Cycling
    • BMX
    • Mountain bike
    • Road
    • Track
  • Equestrian
    • Dressage
    • Eventing
    • Jumping
  • Fencing
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
    • Artistic
    • Rhythmic
    • Trampoline
  • Handball
  • Jet ski
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Martial arts
    • Jujitsu
    • Kurash
    • Pencak silat
    • Sambo
    • Wushu
  • Modern pentathlon
  • Paragliding
  • Roller sports
    • Inline speed skating
    • Skateboarding
  • Rowing
  • Rugby sevens
  • Sailing
  • Sepak takraw
  • Shooting
  • Sport climbing
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Taekwondo
  • Tennis
    • Tennis
    • Soft tennis
  • Triathlon
  • Volleyball
    • Beach volleyball
    • Indoor volleyball
  • Weightlifting
  • Wrestling

All-time Asian Games medal table

Team (IOC code) № Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
Afghanistan (AFG) 13 0 5 6 11
Bahrain (BRN) 11 25 17 16 58
Bangladesh (BAN) 10 1 5 6 12
Brunei (BRU) 7 0 0 4 4
Cambodia (CAM) 11 1 2 4 7
China (CHN) 11 1342 901 655 2898
Chinese Taipei (TPE) 11 82 125 245 452
Hong Kong (HKG) 16 30 65 92 187
India (IND) 17 139 177 286 602
Indonesia (INA) 17 60 95 203 358
Iran (IRI) 14 159 161 175 495
Iraq (IRQ) 7 6 15 23 44
Israel (ISR) 5 18 16 19 53
Japan (JPN) 17 957 982 912 2851
Jordan (JOR) 7 3 15 15 33
Kazakhstan (KAZ) 6 140 141 200 481
Kuwait (KUW) 11 23 29 33 85
Kyrgyzstan (KGZ) 6 2 18 26 46
Laos (LAO) 9 0 2 8 10
Lebanon (LBN) 10 4 4 6 14
Macau (MAC) 7 1 9 18 28
Malaysia (MAS) 16 56 88 132 276
Mongolia (MGL) 10 20 37 80 137
Myanmar (MYA) 16 16 31 53 100
Nepal (NEP) 15 0 1 22 23
North Korea (PRK) 9 98 131 165 394
Oman (OMA) 9 1 0 3 4
Pakistan (PAK) 16 44 63 93 200
Palestine (PLE) 7 0 0 1 1
Philippines (PHI) 17 63 112 215 390
Qatar (QAT) 10 37 27 43 107
Saudi Arabia (KSA) 9 24 11 20 55
Singapore (SGP) 17 37 55 102 194
South Korea (KOR) 16 696 605 757 2058
Sri Lanka (SRI) 17 11 11 24 46
Syria (SYR) 9 9 8 14 31
Tajikistan (TJK) 6 4 3 14 21
Thailand (THA) 17 121 159 233 513
Turkmenistan (TKM) 6 3 7 10 20
United Arab Emirates (UAE) 10 4 11 12 27
Uzbekistan (UZB) 6 63 96 115 274
Vietnam (VIE) 14 13 55 74 142
Yemen (YEM) 7 0 0 2 2
Totals 17 4313 4295 5136 13744

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