Lebanon at the 2018 Asian Games

Lebanon participated in the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia from 18 August to 2 September 2018. Lebanon first competed at the Asian Games in 1978 Bangkok, and the best achievement was in the 2006 Doha, when the country gained a gold, and 2 silver medals.[2] At the last edition in Incheon, Lebanon collected 2 medals, a silver and a bronze.[3]

Lebanon at the
2018 Asian Games
Flag of Lebanon.svg
IOC codeLBN
NOCLebanese Olympic Committee
Websitewww.lebolymp.org
in Jakarta and Palembang
August 18 (18-08) – September 2 (2-09)
Flag bearer Gabriella Doueihy[1]
Medals
Ranked 28th
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
4
Asian Games appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

The following Lebanon competitors won medals at the Games.

CompetitorsEdit

The following is a list of the number of competitors representing Lebanon that participated at the Games:

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 1 1 2
Cycling 1 0 1
Fencing 0 4 4
Golf 1 0 1
Gymnastics 0 1 1
Ju-jitsu 1 0 1
Judo 3 1 4
Kurash[1] 2 1 3
Sambo 2 1 3
Shooting 2 1 3
Swimming 1 1 2
Table tennis 1 1 2
Taekwondo 0 2 2
Tennis 2 0 2
Wrestling 1 0 1
Wushu 1 0 1
Total 17 13 30

1 1 men's and 1 women's also competed in sambo.

AthleticsEdit

Lebanon entered two athletes (1 men and 1 women) to participate in the athletics competition at the Games.[4]

CyclingEdit

Mountain bikingEdit

Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Elias Abou-Rachid Men's cross-country −4 laps 18

FencingEdit

Individual
Athlete Event Preliminary Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Nai Salameh Women's épée   Kang Y-m (KOR): L 2–5
  Trần TTT (VIE): L 3–5
  JS Singh (IND): W 5–1
  Megawati (INA): W 5–4
  K Oishi (JPN): L 4–5
3 Q   A Alibekova (KAZ)
L 4–15
Did not advance 19
Dominique Nicole Tannous   U Balaganskaya (KAZ): L 4–5
  G Baatarchuluun (MGL): W 5–2
  Choi I-j (KOR): W 5–3
  H Abella (PHI): W 5–3
  J Dutta (IND): L 2–5
2 Q   Nguyễn THN (VIE)
L 13–15
Did not advance 17
Rita Abou Jaoude Women's foil   Ho KU (MAC): L 3–5
  SK Catantan (PHI): L 2–5
  P Thongchampa (THA): L 1–5
  Fu YT (CHN): L 0–5
  K Miyawaki (JPN): L 2–5
6 Did not advance 22
Mona Shaito   L Al-Hosani (UAE): W 5–0
  Cheng H (TPE): L 4–5
  Jeon H-s (KOR): W 5–0
  N Aini (INA): W 5–1
  Liu YW (HKG): L 4–5
  Ho PI (MAC): W 5–3
3 Q Bye   Cheng H (TPE)
L 12–15
Did not advance 10
Team
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Rita Abou Jaoude
Nai Salameh
Dominique Nicole Tannous
Women's épée   Vietnam (VIE)
L 23–45
Did not advance 9
Rita Abou Jaoude
Nai Salameh
Mona Shaito
Women's foil   Macau (MAC)
W 45–23
  Japan (JPN)
L 9–45
Did not advance 8

GolfEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Total
Score Score Score Score Score Par Rank
Salim Zein Individual 85 77 78 82 322 +34 69

GymnasticsEdit

Ju-jitsuEdit

Key:

  • ADV – Won by advantages.
  • RDC – Won by referee decision.
  • SUB – Won by submission.
Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Daniel Hilal –62 kg   I Mastur (INA)
W 15–0
  A Zhanibek (KAZ)
W 2–0
  F Al-Harahsheh (JOR)
L 0–2
Did not advance   AA Uulu (KGZ)
W 100SUB–0
  S Al-Mazrouei (UAE)
L 0–2

JudoEdit

Lebanon competed at the Games with 4 judokas (3 men's and 1 women's).[5]

Key:

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Steven Azar –81 kg   H Hadi (IRQ)
WO
  S Boltaboev (UZB)
L 00s1–01
Did not advance
Nacif Elias –90 kg Bye   Bu HB (CHN)
W 01–00s1
  K Ustopiriyon (TJK)
L 00s3–10s2
Did not advance   S Sabirov (UZB)
L 00s1–01s2
Did not advance
Jad Fadel –81 kg Bye   S Saidov (TJK)
L 00–10
Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Suellen Silva –63 kg   Han H-j (KOR)
L 00s1–10s1
Did not advance

KurashEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Nacif Elias +90 kg   K Tsogtgerel (MGL)
L 001−100
Did not advance
Jad Fadel   N Turaev (UZB)
L 000−100
Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Suellen Silva –63 kg   Lee W-t (TPE)
L 000−101
Did not advance

SamboEdit

Key:

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage final Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Nacif Elias Men's 90 kg   Chuang K-j (TPE)
L Dsq
Did not advance
Steven Azar   Y Sato (JPN)
L 1–3
Did not advance
Suellen Silva Women's 68 kg   N Davletova (UZB)
WO
Did not advance   T Junsookplung (THA)
WO
Did not advance

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Elie Bejjani Trap 112 22 Did not advance
Alain Moussa 117 7 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Ray Bassil Trap 119 EQAsR, QGR 2 Q 34  
Mixed team
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Alain Moussa
Ray Bassil
Trap 143 3 Q 43 AsR, GR  

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Anthony Barbar 50 m freestyle Anthony Barbar 26 Did not advance
50 m butterfly 24.94 18 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heats Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Gabriella Doueihy 200 m freestyle 2:09.84 18 Did not advance
800 m freestyle N/A 9:23.22 15
1500 m freestyle N/A 17:37.77 9

Table tennisEdit

Individual
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Mohamad Hamie Men's singles   Nguyễn ĐT (VIE)
L 3–4
Did not advance
Malak Khory Women's singles   Nguyễn KDK (VIE)
L 1–4
Did not advance
Mohamad Hamie
Malak Khory
Mixed doubles   SA Vongdalasinh /
N Kongphet (LAO)
W 3–0
  Ho KK /
Lee HC (HKG)
L 0–3
Did not advance

TaekwondoEdit

Kyorugi
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Anna El-Haddad Women's −49 kg Bye   Wenren YT (CHN)
W 8–7
  M Mannopova (UZB)
L 5–11
Did not advance
Laetitia Aoun Women's −53 kg Bye   N Gurung (NEP)
W 23–10
  M Halinda (INA)
W 23–22
  Ha M-a (KOR)
L 1–12
Did not advance  

TennisEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Hady Habib Singles   Y de Silva (SRI)
W 6–2, 6–1
  Yang T-h (TPE)
L 3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Did not advance
Giovani Samaha Bye   J Karimov (UZB)
L 4–6, 6–7(5–7)
Did not advance
Hady Habib
Giovani Samaha
Doubles Bye   S Fayziev /
J Karimov (UZB)
L 3–6, 1–6
Did not advance

WrestlingEdit

Lebanon entered the wrestling competition at the Games with one wrestler. Domenic Abounader claimed the silver medal after finished in the second position in the men's freestyle −86 kg event.[6]

Key:

  • F – Victory by fall.
  • PP – Decision by points – the loser with technical points.
  • PO – Decision by points – the loser without technical points.
  • ST – Great superiority – the loser without technical points and a margin of victory of at least 8 (Greco-Roman) or 10 (freestyle) points.
Men's freestyle
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Domenic Abounader −86 kg Bye   C Chamnanjan (THA)
W 4F–0
  A Gamidgadzhiev (KGZ)
W 8–7
  A Davlumbayev (KAZ)
W 10–9
Bye   H Yazdani (IRI)
L 0–10
 

WushuEdit

Sanda
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Elie Bou Gebrayel Men's –70 kg N/A   M Khan (PAK)
L 0–0 TV
Did not advance

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "لبنان تحت الضوء في آسياد جاكرتا 2018: فضّية وبرونزيتان في الأيام الأولى" [Lebanon is under the spotlight in Asia - Jakarta 2018: silver and bronze in the early days]. www.sports-leb.com (in Arabic). Sports-Leb. 20 August 2018. Retrieved 23 August 2018.
  2. ^ Djono, Aditya L (21 July 2018). "Profil Negara: Lebanon" (in Indonesian). BeritaSatu. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  3. ^ "Medals tally: 2014 Asian Games". Rediff.com. 4 October 2014. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Official Result Book Athletics" (PDF). Olympic Council of Asia. 30 August 2018. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  5. ^ "18th Asian Games Jakarta 2018". International Judo Federation. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  6. ^ Baranoski, Tom (20 August 2018). "Abounader Strikes Silver at Asian Games". Bloodround. Retrieved 27 August 2018.