The competitions at the XVI Asian Games have come to a close, with host country China sweeping a lion's share of the medals on offer The Asian Games held at Guangzhou, China, have come to an end after 16 days of fierce competition. Medals were up for grabs across 42 different disciplines, and 45 Asian nations sent in their best athletes to try to win as many medals as possible. China once again showed why they are the powerhouse in sports, not only in Asia but at the Olympics too, with a sweep of medals over most of the disciplines at the games. They ended up winning nearly half the gold medals on offer, showcasing their overall strength as a sporty nation. South Korea finished a credible second, ahead of Japan, who once used to give China a tough fight for the top spot.
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Turkmen athletes claimed medals 89 gold, 70 silver, and 86 bronze , easily outpacing 31 other teams, including China, South Korea, India, Iran, and Japan. South Korea ranked eighth in the medal count at the Brazil Olympics 21 medals and fifth at the London games 30 medals. I do not know how many people in, say, Qatar would be qualified to compete in the rumba, jive, or salsa dance events or how many people in Afghanistan or Sri Lanka have ever seen a bowling alley. He does not want foreigners in his country but for 10 days he wanted the world to come and pay attention to Turkmenistan.
Asian Games 2018: Day 5, Indian medalists
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