2014 Asian Games saw the 579 athletes contingent of India, the fourth biggest of the Asian Games winning 57 medals with 11 Gold medals, 10 Silver medals and 36 Bronze medals to finish 8th in the Medal Tally. Indians participated in 27 Sports, and won medals in 14 of them. 11 athletes won maximum 2 […]
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India won its first medal in 1966 but since late 1990s have been one of the prominent winners in the Asian Games Tennis. With 8 Gold medals, 6 Silver medals and 13 Bronze medals, India has 5th best medal tally at Asian Games after Japan, South Korea, Indonesia and China. Despite having one of the […]
Since the inclusion of Wrestling in the Asian Games from 1954, Indian wrestlers have won 8 Gold medals, 14 Silver medals and 31 Bronze medals. India’s tally is 6th best after Japan (62 Gold and 143 medals), Iran (58 Gold and 125 medals), South Korea (49 Gold and 120 medals), Mongolia (10 Gold and 48 […]
In 16 editions of Men’s Football at Asian Games, Iran and South Korea have established their control with maximum semifinals and finals, and championships between them. Thailand on the other hand is the most unlucky having failed to win a medal despite reaching top 4 thrice. Check the complete statistics of Asian Games Football, Medal […]
Indian Woman Football Team mauled Maldives 15-0 to start their campaign at Group A. Their game was the first event of Asian Games 2014. Sasmita and Kamala scored 5 goals each.
After Somdev Devvarman, now Leander Paes, Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna have got the nod of AITA to skip the Asian games to play international Tennis matches. With the rest of the squad at least just by current record, no medal can be expected. When to cut the costs, Sports Ministry is allowing only those […]
Indian Olympic Association has announced participation of Indian athletes in 28 Sports at the Incheon Asian Games 2014. A contingent of 679 members have been announced. The Indian group includes 516 athletes and 163 coaches. It is much less than the 933 contingent of 609 athletes plus 324 officials sent for the 2010 Asian Games. […]