Asian Games 2018 are about to begin. It is going to be grand as Indonesian cities Jakarta and Palembang have done all the preparations regarding the warm and successful supervision of the games. Asian Games 2018 will be the biggest sports carnival of Asia this year.
The Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia are also being called Jakarta Palembang 2018 and the initial rounds will start on 19th of August, before that the opening ceremony will be organized a day before on 18th August. The initial rounds of water polo, Basketball 5*5, Softball, Football, Handball will take place prior to the opening between 8 to 17 August.
Although, the games will take place at different locations but Jakarta’s famous Gelora Bung Karno Stadium has been appointed as the main sports arena of the competition, as well as in South Sumatra’s province capital Palembang.
This is the first time ever in history that the Asian Games are being co-hosted by two cities. Some games are also scheduled for Banten and West Java which are the neighboring provinces of Jakarta.
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For more than a month, 45 countries will be participating in the Asiad 2018 along with the last time winner China, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Phillipines, India. Asiad fans will be eager to see their favorite teams and favorite players LIVE in 42 games and 59 disciplines.
Although, the official broadcasters of the Asian Games 2018 has been announced but there is nothing watching this once in a four year tournament LIVE with you naked eyes. So, we- the Best Sports Website in India brings you the latest news about the Asian Games 2018 tickets.
The Asian Games 2018 tickets went on sale at the end of June and the wide majority of the tickets has been sold. But if you still hurry up, you could buy some tickets for yourself and your friends/family.
The offline mode to buy Asian Games 2018 tickets as confirmed by the organizing authorities is to purchase at the official Asian Games 2018 stands or merchandise shops in various shopping malls in Jakarta and Palembang and also at the Game venues.
The Games tickets prices are quite affordable and expected to start from IDR 30,000 ( ₹ 144 ) and can go up to more than IDR 100,000 ( ₹ 480 ). But, tickets are being sold in different prices online. So, make sure you compare the ticket prices to other options available and only purchase then.
The President of the 2018 Asian Games Organizing Committee -Erick Thohir said, the aim is to make the tickets affordable.
“We would carefully determine the best prices as we do not wish to burden people,” he stated.
“We are still discussing the right prices.
“Basically, they will be put in four different categories of prices with different profits.”
Although, tickets prices are based on the types of the events and could hike up later.
You can buy Jakarta Asiad 2018 tickets online via the official website of the 2018 Asian Games and the sale is being managed by INASGOC official partner KiosTix.
Erick Thohir also stated and urged people to, “Come get your 2018 Asian Games tickets and do not miss the moment when we watch the greatness of Asian athletes competing. Be part of the nation’s history.”
Payments can be done in various modes such as bank transfer, credit card, online banking or even in cash.
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