India is a sports-loving country. Earlier, Cricket was the only famous and watched sport in our country. With passing time and with the contribution of players like PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal, Sunil Chhetri, etc the awareness about sports like Badminton, Hockey, Tennis, and Football are increasing day by day.
The 18th Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang are starting this weekend and Indians have high expectations from sports people. Two days before the start of Asian Games 2018, India was welcomed into the Athlete’s Village in Jakarta with a traditional flag-raising ceremony.
India has participated in the Asian Games every time so this will be India’s 18th appearance.
Here is everything you need to know about the opening ceremony today.
When is the Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony?
The Asian Games Opening Ceremony will commence from August 18 (Saturday).
Where will the Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony be held?
The Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony will be held at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta.
What time will the Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony begin?
The Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony will begin at 5.30 PM IST. 7.00 PM Local Time in Jakarta.
Where can you watch the Opening Ceremony Live Streaming?
You can watch the Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony live streaming online on SonyLIV App.
Where can you watch the Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony on TV?
You can watch the Asian Games 2018 Opening Ceremony live TV Telecast on Sony Ten 2, and Sony Ten 3.
India is participating in 34 sports out of the total 40. There are at least 312 men and 258 women athletes from India who will be participating in the sporting extravaganza. India won 57 medals at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea that included 37 bronze, 9 silver, and 11 gold medals.
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