See pics: Neeraj Chopra leads Indian contingent in colourful Asiad opening ceremony
After finishing the 2018 Commonwealth Games on a good note, there will be high expectations from India. (Photo: PTI)
After finishing the 2018 Commonwealth Games on a good note, there will be high expectations from India. (Photo: PTI)
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra holds the tricolour as he heads a 572-member Indian contingent during the opening ceremony of Asian Games 2018.  (Photo: PTI)
Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra holds the tricolour as he heads a 572-member Indian contingent during the opening ceremony of Asian Games 2018. (Photo: PTI)
The Olympic Council of Asia flag is raised during the opening ceremony of the Asian Games 2018. (Photo: AFP)
The Olympic Council of Asia flag is raised during the opening ceremony of the Asian Games 2018. (Photo: AFP)
Indonesian President Joko Widodo waves as he arrives on a motorbike to the opening ceremony for the 18th Asian Games in the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta. (Photo: AP)
Indonesian President Joko Widodo waves as he arrives on a motorbike to the opening ceremony for the 18th Asian Games in the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta. (Photo: AP)
Fireworks explode over the Gelora Bung Karno main stadium during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games.  (Photo: AFP)
Fireworks explode over the Gelora Bung Karno main stadium during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games. (Photo: AFP)
Close to 11,000 athletes hailing from as many as 45 countries will be in action at the Asian Games 2018. (Photo: AFP)
Close to 11,000 athletes hailing from as many as 45 countries will be in action at the Asian Games 2018. (Photo: AFP)
The Indian contingent won a total of 57 medals during the 2014 edition, including 11 gold and will be hoping to better their tally. (Photo: PTI)
The Indian contingent won a total of 57 medals during the 2014 edition, including 11 gold and will be hoping to better their tally. (Photo: PTI)
The stage was lit as dancers performed in the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta, Indonesia. (Photo: AFP)
The stage was lit as dancers performed in the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta, Indonesia. (Photo: AFP)
The Asian Games, which  will take place simultaneously in Indonesia's capital Jakarta and Palembang will come to an end on September 2nd. (Photo: AFP)
The Asian Games, which will take place simultaneously in Indonesia's capital Jakarta and Palembang will come to an end on September 2nd. (Photo: AFP)