Thursday, 22 August 2019

Tag Archives: Asian Games

Japan swimmer Ikee pursues Asian Games record haul

TOKYO: Japan’s athlete of the moment Rikako Ikee continued her relentless pursuit of Asian Games history by topping the times in the 50 metres freestyle heats. The 18-year-old breakout star won her heat in a time of 25.09 seconds as she chases a record sixth swimming gold on the final ...

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2018 Asian Games torch reaches Jakarta

JAKARTA: The torch for the 18th Asian Games reached Indonesia’s capital Jakarta, ending a month-long journey across the Southeast Asian archipelago nation. It was welcomed in style by marching bands, traditional dances and concerts, after starting its journey in the host country’s cultural centre Yogyakarta on July 17. The flame ...

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Bismah Maroof replaces Sana Mir as Pakistan’s ODI captain

LAHORE: After a miserable show in the World Cup staged in England where Pakistan failed to bag a single win, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Saturday (September 30) came up with a few drastic changes, both in their team’s leadership and management in a bid to bring in better results ...

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