Congratulations to Participating Athletes at the 2018 Asian Games

Women's 200m breaststroke gold medalist Japan's Kanako Watanabe, center, stands with silver medalist China's Yu Jingyao, left, and bronze medalist Japan's Reona Aoki at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta Aug. 20. (AP Photos)

The 2018 Asian Games are being held in Jakarta from August 18 to September 2. This is a multi-sport event held every four years. More than 40 countries send athletes to compete.

The next games are scheduled for 2022 in Hangzhou, China. Japan will host the 20th Asian Games in Nagoya in 2026.