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The 18th Asian Games will be held in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia starting from August 18th to September 2nd, 2018. The Asian Games is an exclusive property of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) where the members of OCA come together to enhance the ability of Asian athletes and promote mutual understanding through fair competition. It is the multi-sport festivity within the Asian region held every 4 years.

 

ASIAN GAMES PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES

 

1 AFG Afghanistan 24 MDV Maldives
2 BRN Bahrain 25 MGL Mongolia
3 BAN Bangladesh 26 MYA Myanmar
4 BHU Bhutan 27 NEP Nepal
5 BRU Brunei Darussalam 28 OMA Oman
6 CAM Cambodia 29 PAK Pakistan
7 CHN China 30 PLE Palestine
8 HKG Hong Kong, China 31 PHI Philippines
9 INA Indonesia 32 PRK DPR Korea
10 IND India 33 QAT Qatar
11 IRI Islamic Republic of Iran 34 SGP Singapore
12 IRQ Iraq 35 SRI Sri Lanka
13 JPN Japan 36 SYR Syria
14 JOR Jordan 37 THA Thailand
15 KAZ Kazakhstan 38 TJK Tajikistan
16 KOR Korea 39 TKM Turkmenistan
17 KUW Kuwait 40 TLS Timor Leste
18 KSA Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 41 TPE Chinese Taipei
19 KGZ Kyrgyzstan 42 UAE United Arab Emirates
20 LAO Lao PDR 43 UZB Uzbekistan
21 LBN Lebanon 44 VIE Vietnam
22 MAC Macau, China 45 YEM Yemen
23 MAS Malaysia      
1 AFG Afghanistan
2 BRN Bahrain
3 BAN Bangladesh
4 BHU Bhutan
5 BRU Brunei Darussalam
6 CAM Cambodia
7 CHN China
8 HKG Hong Kong, China
9 INA Indonesia
10 IND India
11 IRI Islamic Republic of Iran
12 IRQ Iraq
13 JPN Japan
14 JOR Jordan
15 KAZ Kazakhstan
16 KOR Korea
17 KUW Kuwait
18 KSA Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
19 KGZ Kyrgyzstan
20 LAO Lao PDR
21 LBN Lebanon
22 MAC Macau, China
23 MAS Malaysia
24 MDV Maldives
25 MGL Mongolia
26 MYA Myanmar
27 NEP Nepal
28 OMA Oman
29 PAK Pakistan
30 PLE Palestine
31 PHI Philippines
32 PRK DPR Korea
33 QAT Qatar
34 SGP Singapore
35 SRI Sri Lanka
36 SYR Syria
37 THA Thailand
38 TJK Tajikistan
39 TKM Turkmenistan
40 TLS Timor Leste
41 TPE Chinese Taipei
42 UAE United Arab Emirates
43 UZB Uzbekistan
44 VIE Vietnam
45 YEM Yemen
 

OVERVIEW

 

Duration August 18 - September 2,2018 (16 Days)
Host City and Co-Host City Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia
Games Venue 49 venues in total (39 in Jakarta, 10 in Palembang)
Sports Program 40 sports /462 events
Patron Olympic council of Asia
Host Indonesia Asian Games Organizing Committee (INASGOC)

 

OBJECTIVES

 

Bring forth mutual communication, reconciliation and peace in Asia

Asian Games that share joy and glory

Realize practical and economically efficient games
 
EMBLEM

 

 

asian games 2018 emblem
 

The design concept of the Brand mark 18th Asian Games 2018 logo is inspired by the shape of Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium, with eight paths leading to the stadium and the shinning sun emblem of the Olympic Council of Asia logo in the center, represents the “Energy of Asia” theme.

The design tells that the “Energy of Asia” will radiate throughout the world. The multi-coloured art design symbolized the multi-national culture and nature of Asia and Indonesia.

 

MASCOTS

 


asian games 2018 Bhin Bhin

BHIN BHIN
Cendrawasih Bird (Paradisaea apoda)
Strategy Representation
BHIN BHIN wearing a vest with detail pattern/
Asmat motive from Papua

asian games 2018 atung

ATUNG
Deer Bawean (Hylaphus Kuhlii)
Speed Respresentation
ATUNG wearing sarong with Tumpal batik
pattern
from Jakarta

asian games 2018 kaka

KAKA
Rhinoceros (Rhinoceros Sondaicus)
Strength Representation
KAKA wear traditional clothing Palembang

KABADDI SCHEDULE

 
19 AUGUST (SUN)
.....TIME..... GENDERG EVENT GROUP PHASE
07:30-08:10 AM W INDIA VS. JAPAN A LEAGUE
08:20-09:00 AM W IRAN VS. KOREA B
09:10-09:50 AM W THAILAND VS. SRILANKA A
10:00-10:40 AM W BANGLADESH VS. CHINESE TAIPEI B
10:50-11:30 AM W JAPAN VS INDONESIA A
BREAK
12:30-01:30 PM M INDIA VS. BANGLADESH A
01:30-02:30 PM M IRAN VS. JAPAN B
02:30-03:30 PM M KOREA VS. THAILAND A
03:30-04:30 PM M PAKISTAN VS. MALAYSIA B
04:30-05:30 PM M NEPAL VS. INDONESIA B
05:30-06:30 PM M INDIA VS. SRILANKA A
20 AUGUST (MON)
TIME GENDERG EVENT GROUP PHASE
07:30-08:10 AM W SRILANKA VS. INDONESIA A LEAGUE
08:20-09:00 AM W KOREA VS. CHINESE TAIPEI B
09:10-09:50 AM W INDIA VS. THAILAND A
10:00-10:40 AM W IRAN VS. BANGLADESH B
10:50-11:30 AM W JAPAN VS. SRILANKA A
BREAK
12:30-01:30 PM M BANGLADESH VS. THAILAND A
01:30-02:30 PM M JAPAN VS. MALAYSIA B
02:30-03:30 PM M INDIA VS. KOREA A
03:30-04:30 PM M IRAN VS. PAKISTAN B
04:30-05:30 PM M THAILAND VS. SRILANKA A
05:30-06:30 PM M INDONESIA VS. JAPAN B
21 AUGUST (TUE)
TIME GENDERG EVENT GROUP PHASE
07:30-08:10 AM W INDIA VS. SRILANKA A LEAGUE
08:20-09:00 AM W IRAN VS. CHINESE TAIPEI B
09:10-09:50 AM W THAILAND VS. JAPAN A
10:00-10:40 AM M BANGLADESH VS. KOREA B
10:50-11:30 AM W INDIA VS. INDONESIA A
BREAK
12:30-01:30 PM M MALAYSIA VS. INDONESIA B
01:30-02:30 PM M BANGLADESH VS. SRILANKA A
02:30-03:30 PM M JAPAN VS. NEPAL B
03:30-04:30 PM M INDIA VS. THAILAND A
04:30-05:30 PM M IRAN VS. MALAYSIA B
05:30-06:30 PM M PAKISTAN VS. INDONESIA b
22 AUGUST (WED)
TIME GENDERG EVENT GROUP PHASE
12:30-01:30 PM M IRAN VS. NEPAL B LEAGUE
01:30-02:30 PM M PAKISTAN VS. JAPAN B
02:30-03:30 PM M KOREA VS. BANGLADESH A
03:30-04:30 PM M MALAYSIA VS. NEPAL B
04:30-05:30 PM M IRAN VS. INDONESIA B
23 AUGUST (THU)
TIME GENDERG EVENT GROUP PHASE
07:30-08:30 AM M KOREA VS. SRILANKA A LEAGUE
11.00 - 11.45 M PAKISTAN VS. NEPAL B
17.00 - 17.45 W THAILAND VS. INDONESIA A
 
01:30-02:10 PM W WINNER GROUP A VS. RUNNER-UP GROUP B   SEMI
FINAL
02:20-03:00 PM W WINNER GROUP B VS. RUNNER-UP GROUP A  
 
03:30-04:30 PM M WINNER GROUP A VS. RUNNER-UP GROUP B  
04:30-05:30 PM M WINNER GROUP B VS. RUNNER-UP GROUP A  
24 AUGUST (FRI)
TIME GENDERG EVENT GROUP PHASE
01:30-02:30 PM W WINNER SF 1 VS. WINNER SF 2   FINALS
03:30-04:30 PM M WINNER SF 1 VS. WINNER SF 2  
COMPETITION DATE
 

Kabaddi competition will be held from August 19 to 24, 2018 at Theater Garuda Taman Mini Indonesia Indah(TMII), Jakarta

 
COMPETITION RULES
 

The Kabaddi competition of the 18th Asian Games will be held in accordance with the Rules of the International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) and relevant Regulations, in force during the Games time. In case of any disagreement in the language interpretation of the rules and regulations, the English version shall prevail. Any unforeseen cases not covered by the regulations and rules shall be resolved as follows:

  • General issues : Resolved in accordance with the OCA Constitution and Rules

  • Technical issues : Resolved in accordance with the Asian Kabaddi Regulations (AKF) Rules and Regulations

 

COMPETITION FORMAT

TEAM COMPOSITION

Each participating NOC may enter one team in Men section and one team in Women section comprising a minimum of 10 players and a Page 28 of 41 maximum of 12 players. Each player’s body weight shall not exceed 85 ㎏ in Men section and 75 ㎏ in Women section. Each participating team must nominate players who will be on the ground and substitutes 30 minutes before the commencement of every match.

 
COMPOSITION SYSTEM

The Kabaddi competition of the 18th Asian Games will consist of preliminary rounds, semifinals, and finals in case of participating teams are seven or more than seven. The participating teams will be divided into two groups to play league matches in the preliminary rounds. The top two teams from each group will progress to cross semifinals. Winners of the semifinals will compete for the gold medal, and both the losing semifinal teams will receive the bronze medal as per the latest rules of AKF. If six or fewer teams participate, the match will be played in a single group with Round Robin System. The top two teams will compete for the gold medal.

 
PRELIMINARY CLASSIFICATION

In the preliminary rounds, each team will play one match against each other team in the same group, with two points for a win, one point for a draw, and zero for a loss.

 
PRELIMINARY GROUPING/DRAW CEREMONY

The Kabaddi Team event draw will be held and the groups will be divided in accordance with the competition rules and final entries in case of participating teams are seven or more than seven. The draw shall be conducted by INASGOC and supervised by OCA and AKF.

 
MATCH DURATION

In Men section, each match lasts 40 minutes, consists of two halves of 20 minutes, each with an interval of five minutes in between. In Women section, each match lasts 30 minutes, consists of two halves of 15 minutes, each with an interval of five minutes in between.

 
COUNTRIES PARTICIPATING IN KABADDI

 

MEN WOMEN
India India
Indonesia Indonesia
Bangladesh Bangladesh
Iran Iran
Iraq Chinese Taipei
Japan Japan
Korea Korea
Malaysia Srilanka
Nepal Thailand
Pakistan  
Srilanka  
Thailand  
 
INDIAN SQUAD
 
MEN WOMEN
Ajay Thakur Sakshi Kumari
Pardeep Narwal Kavita Devi
Rishank Devadiga Priyanka
Monu Goyat Manpreet Kaur
Rohit Kumar Payel Chowdhury
Rahul Chaudhari Ritu Negi
Deepak Niwas Hooda Shonali Vishnu Shingate
Sandeep Narwal Sayali Sanjay Keripale
Girish Maruti Ernak Randeep Kaur Khehra
Mohit Chhillar Shalini Pathak
Raju Lal Choudhary Usha Rani Narasimhalah
Mallesh Gangadhari Madhu
Stand by:
Maninder Singh Priyanka
Amit Nagar Shama Parveen