Preparation for the Opening Ceremony are going on full in Asian Games as they comes very near just couple of hours remain to starts the Amazing Opening Ceremony at Jakarta Palembang Venue for this Multi Sports events.
the Minister of Sports Affairs H E Sheikh Saad al Saadi left for Jakarta, Indonesia to attend the opening ceremony of the 18th Asian Games which will be held on 18th August Saturday.
Khalid al Zubair, the Oman Olympic Committee (OOC) president will also attend this Asian Games opening ceremony. He is expected to stay Indonesia for through out the games which would conclude on September 2.
Oman Who has sent a strong 74-member squad of athletes for the Games, who will compete in eight disciplines of athletics, shooting, tennis, hockey, beach volleyball, weightlifting, sailing and swimming.
“We have a sizeable squad for the Games. We hope they come back after giving their best performances. We are expecting couple of medals and I am hopeful of few athletes to make it to the final rounds in some events at the Asian Games, which is the world’s largest multi-sport event after the Olympics.”