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Understanding the Asiad


Gelora Bung Karno Stadium is the main venue for the Games [AFP/YONHAP]

The 2018 Asian Games will be a huge festival of sport with fans traveling from across Asia and beyond to watch some of the top athletes in the world compete in 40 different sports.

This guide will help you navigate the lesser-known sports, spot some star Korean athletes and understand the complexities of such a huge multinational event.

BY JIM BULLEY, KANG YOO-RIM [jim.bulley@joongang.co.kr]




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