The 16th Asian Games (also known as the XVI Asiad) is taking place in Guangzhou, China, from November 12 to November 27, 2010. Guangzhou is the second city in China to host the Asian Games after Beijing in 1990.
A total of 476 events in 42 sports are scheduled to be contested, making it the biggest event in the history of the Asian Games. The 45 National Olympic Committees affiliated to the Olympic Council of Asia have sent a total of 4,359 team officials, Technical Delegates/Officials: 4,166, 258,000 AD cards issued and 2 million tickets sold.
Stadium: Guangdong Olympic Stadium.