The Indonesian team will return to the Asian Games.For the 2018 Asian Games edition, Indonesia will act as the host.This is the second time, Indonesia become a host, after this archipelago nation held a similar event in 1962.
Competing and getting a gold medal is a homework that is certainly not easy. Mature preparation is held so the athletes able to perform their maximum. Indonesia also set a target for the Asian Games this time,they are expected to bring about 20 gold medals from 15 sports.This target is set so that Indonesia can get into the top 10th of Asia.
The sports branch that is expected to donate the gold medal are the following; archery, badminton, athletic, bowling, canoe bridgel, bicycle, jetski, karate, paragliding, pencak silat, sport climbing, taekwondo, weight lifting, and wushu.
At the previous Asian Games which held in 2014 in Incheon, South Korea,Indonesia only won 4 gold, 5 silver and 11 bronze medals.Fourth of Indonesia’s gold achieved from Athletics through, Wushu, and 2 gold from badminton through women’s doubles and men’s doubles.Overall, Indonesia ranked 17th in Incheon.