USEUROPEAFRICAASIA 中文双语Français
Swimming
Home / Sports / Swimming

Swimming for glory: China vs Japan at Asian Games

By Sun Ru | chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2018-08-24 14:06
Xu Jiayu of China wins men's 200m backstroke final of swimming at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Aug 23, 2018.[Photo/VCG]

At the 2018 Asian Games, the two major countries - China and Japan - have been competing with each other in a friendly and fierce atmosphere.

One of the most important competing events between both nations is swimming. In the past five days, Japan is currently slightly ahead after ups and downs in terms of the number of both gold medals and total medals (Japan: 17 gold, 18 silver, 11 bronze vs China: 16 gold, 14 silver, 12 bronze).

China's swimming team has been a dominant force in Asian swimming circle in the past 10 years. In particular, China has been challenging international swimming teams under the leadership of Sun Yang after the Olympic Games in London in 2012.

1 2 3 4 Next   >>|

Most Popular

Highlights

What's Hot
Top
BACK TO THE TOP
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349
FOLLOW US