Saturday, September 27, 2014
A group of eccentric international cricketers on Friday set a new record for the highest-ever match with a lung-busting effort at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Qatar's women's basketball team stood defiant over a ban on their Muslim headscarves Thursday as a second doping case and match-fixing fears overshadowed the Asian Games.
Liu Hao Thursday became the third Chinese male weightlifter in a row to pull out all the stops with the final lift of the competition and snatch an unlikely gold medal.
Hong Kong's Shek Wai-hung scooped an unexpected men's vault gold Thursday as South Korea's Olympic champion Yang Hak-Seon stumbled to silver on a night of slips and spills in the Asian Games gymnastics.
Iran's new star keirin rider earned himself a pass out of military service by snatching a surprise Asian Games cycling gold Thursday — reducing his relieved mum to tears.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Veteran comeback kid Lee Hyun-Il sealed victory as South Korea downed badminton giants China Tuesday to take gold in a thrilling five-match men's team final.
Narantuya Chuluunbadrakh became the first Mongolian to win a shooting gold medal in the Asian Games when she clinched the women's 50m rifle prone title on Wednesday.
China overtook North Korea at the top of the Asian Games weightlifting medals table Wednesday when world champion Xiang Yanmei comfortably saw off Ryo Un-Hui in the women's 69kg.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
India's lone individual Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra ended his career as a full-time shooter on Tuesday by winning two bronze medals at the Asian Games, saying it was time to take it easy.
China beat South Korea to take women's team badminton gold at the Asian Games Monday after a fierce battle that saw Korea's top seed break down in tears at her defeat.