Friday, 20th January 2017
Sports
  • Indonesia targets three gold medals at Asian Beach Games
    21st September 2016
    The Indonesian team hopes to win three gold medals at the Asian Beach Games V, to be held in Danang, Vietnam from September 24 to October 3, 2016. "The three gold medals are expected to be won in beach volleyball, beach ...
  • Five new swim records set
    20th September 2016
    Five new swimming records were set on the second day of the 19th National Sports Week (PON) in West Java on Sunday. DKI Jakartas swimmer Gede Siman Sudartawa came in at 2 minutes 02.98 seconds when he took to the water as ...
  • PON 2016 - Four contingents not yet obtain medals
    20th September 2016
    Four out of 34 contingents have not secured medals as the 19th National Sports Week (PON) entered its sixth day on Monday. Although the hunt for medals started six days ago, four contingents of Gorontalo, North Maluku, ...
  • PON 2016 - Host West Java remains atop medal standings
    19th September 2016
    Host West Java left its close rivals far behind in the medal standings on the second day of the 19th National Sports Week (PON) in West Java on Sunday. West Java which secured the second place in the 18th PON 2012 in Riau ...
  • east java`s diver breaks asian record in 50 meter bifins - (d)
    18th September 2016
    East Javas scuba diver Guntur Pratama broke the Asian record in 50 meter bifins with a timing of 00.19.07 seconds, ahead of South Koreas Kim Guang Mungs 00.19.30 seconds. Guntur said he was happy at having broken the Asian ...
  • PON momentum to build winner mentality: President
    18th September 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said the 19th National Sports Week (PON XIX) and the National Paralympic Week (Peparnas) XV will create a momentum for the Indonesian athletes to foster a winning mindset. "The PON gives an ...
  • President hopes sports week will throw up well qualified athletes
    17th September 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) expressed the hope that the 19th National Sports Week (PON XIX) will produce national athletes capable of achieving great heights. "We think that competition starts from the lowest level of ...
  • West Java PON XIX medal standings
    16th September 2016
    Below are the medal standings at the 19th National Sports Week (PON XIX) in West Java as of 04.00 p.m. on Thursday No. Contingent Gold Silver Bronze Total 1 W Java 4 4 1 9 2 E Java 2 2 2 ...
  • Banten to reward Rp200 million for gold medalist in PON
    7th September 2016
    Banten provincial administration has promised to reward Rp200 million for each gold medalist at National Sports Week (PON) 2016 which will be held from September 17 to 26, 2016, an official said. "(Each athlete of) Bantens ...
  • Indonesia keen to cooperate with Argentina to improve national soccer
    6th September 2016
    The Indonesian government is eyeing to improve the level of soccer in the country by establishing bilateral cooperation with the government of Argentina, President Joko Widodo stated at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China. "I ...