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As the biggest multi-sport games after the Olympic Games, the Asian Games is the most prestigious event organized by the Olympic Council of Asia. The Asian Games are held every four years. The Asian Games follow the sports programme of the Olympic Games, with swimming and athletics as the core sports, as well as featuring disciplines which reflect the diverse sporting culture of the Asian continent such as sepaktakraw (South East Asia), kabaddi (South Asia) and wushu (EastAsia). The inaugural Asian Games took place in New Delhi, India, in 1951 with 11 countries competing in six sports.

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Famous Hangzhou poet looks forward to ‘extraordinary’ 2022 for 19th Asian Games
06 Jan 2020

Hangzhou, China, January 6, 2020: The 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 Organising Committee has published a New Year poem by renowned local poet Huang Yazhou introducing the city to Asian athletes and promising a warm welc.....

Hangzhou’s 19th Asian Games main stadium to host FIFA Club World Cup 2021 matches
02 Jan 2020

Hangzhou, China, January 2, 2020: Hangzhou, host city of the Olympic Council of Asia’s 19th Asian Games in 2022, is celebrating its appointment as a host city for the FIFA Club World Cup in 2021.

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