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Organizers mulling sports to drop from Asian Games

  • Niken Prathivi

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, April 21 2017 | 01:24 am

PREMIUM After a series of meetings that has been held over the past week, the 2018 Asian Games organizers remain unsure about which sports may be dropped from the tournament.

As a result of financial considerations, Indonesia has proposed reducing the number of sports from 42 to 36. It is still lobbying the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), which governs the Asian Games, on the matter. The number of e...