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Hand-in-hand, Koreas grab spotlight at Asian Games opener

Aug 18, 2018

Thousands of spectators cheered wildly as athletes from the rival Koreas marched together in a spectacular opening ceremony for the Asian Games in Indonesia

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After the fireworks, 1st medals up for grabs at Asian Games

Aug 18, 2018

Sun Yang has the international profile, the three Olympic gold medals and the first of the men's events in the pool on the first day of medal competition at the Asian Games. But there's one race he can't win Sunday

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Ban will keep China out of Asian Games weightlifting

Aug 18, 2018

A doping ban will keep China out of weightlifting at the Asian Games

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Japan: Asian Games a proving ground for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Aug 18, 2018

Japan is shooting for a record 30 gold medals at its 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and the Asian Games are the proving ground

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Sun is up, Schooling is in for Asian Games swimming program

Aug 18, 2018

Sun Yang and Joseph Schooling enter the Asian Games swimming program under the weight of intense expectations from their nations

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US criticizes Vietnam for jailing peaceful activists

Aug 18, 2018

The United States says it's deeply concerned over Vietnam's conviction and sentencing of an activist this week, calling the trend of increased arrests and harsh sentences of government critics troubling

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Son's arrival unable to inspire comeback win for South Korea

Aug 17, 2018

Winning the gold medal at the Asian Games got a little more complicated for Tottenham forward Son Heung-min when his belated entry into the tournament for South Korea ended in a surprising 2-1 loss to Malaysia

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Ban Lifted: Kuwaitis compete under own flag at Asian Games

Aug 17, 2018

Athletes from Kuwait will compete under their own flag in the Asian Games after the International Olympic Committee provisionally lifted the country's suspension.

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Asian Games: Something for everybody _ even contract bridge

Aug 17, 2018

The Asian Games are enormous, with 11,500 athletes expected _ about 1,000 more than a typical Summer Olympics.

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Amnesty condemns Indonesia police killings ahead of games

Aug 17, 2018

Amnesty International says Indonesian police fatally shot dozens of petty criminals in a deliberate campaign of "unnecessary and excessive" force ahead of the Asian Games

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