Olympic Council of Asia

HONG KONG: The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) has confirmed the introduction of the new program, ‘Road to Asian Games’ for the upcoming 2022 Asian Games. 

In addition, the OCA has confirmed again the appointment of the AESF as the only Technical Delegate who will take charge of all the matters of technical conduct for esports events at the 2022 Asian Games.

Dec 16, 2020 19:12
MUSCAT, Oman: Doha, capital city of Qatar, will host the Olympic Council of Asia’s 21st Asian Games in 2030. Doha beat Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in a vote of 45 National Olympic Committees at the 39th OCA General Assembly held here and online on Wednesday, December 16.  Doha lasted hosted the Asian Games in 2006. Riyadh will host the 22nd Asian Games in 2034.
Aug 10, 2020 17:08
KUWAIT CITY: The Olympic Council of Asia announced Monday that the 6th Asian Beach Games to be held in the City of Sanya, China will now commence on 2nd of April 2021 and culminate on 10th of April 2021. The name of the Games, i.e. The Sixth Asian Beach Games Sanya 2020, and the logo of the Games shall remain unchanged.
Apr 24, 2020 12:04
KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait: The Olympic Council of Asia has announced that it has received two bids to host its showpiece event, the Asian Games, in 2030.
Mar 05, 2019 12:03
BANGKOK: The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) announced in its general assembly meeting on Sunday that Indian sports administrator Randhir Singh will head the co-ordination committee of the 2020 Asian Beach Games and the 2022 Asian Games, both of which will be held in China, Press Trust of India reports.
Mar 04, 2019 16:03
BANGKOK: The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) honorary VP Randhir Singh announced on Sunday at its General Assembly meeting in the Thai capital city that cricket will be a part of the 2022 edition of the Asian Games competition in China, Press Trust of India reports.
Feb 20, 2019 13:02
MUMBAI: The Asian Games has come up with a new fan engagement campaign on social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter which will make them voice their opinions on the sports to be included for the 2022 edition of the tournament.
Aug 22, 2018 17:08
JAKARTA: After kabaddi, a second "traditional" Indian sport has won recognition from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA).  The recognition was granted by the OCA at its general assembly meeting here Sunday, PTI reports. Kho-Kho will now be included as a demonstration sport in the Asian Indoor Games and stands a very good chance to feature in the next Asian Games event, official sources told the newswire. 
Aug 21, 2018 15:08
JAKARTA: Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) President Shaikh Ahmed Al-Fahad Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah has said that India will get to host a third Asian Games if the country "shows interest". India hosted the first ever Asian Games in New Delhi in 1951 and then again in 1982. Since then, Commonwealth Games in 2010, remains the only international multi-sport event that India has hosted.
Aug 20, 2018 16:08
JAKARTA: Kuwait Olympic Committee was welcomed back into the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) at the 37th OCA General Assembly on Sunday. However, Kuwait was warned by the OCA today to stop its "world record" of government interference in sport or face being exiled for a third time.
Apr 20, 2018 16:04
NEW DELHI: Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Thursday met International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach and promised him of the country’s commitment to clean sports, saying the ministry has zero tolerance for substance abuse or cheating.