Asian Games 2023: Top 10 gold medal contenders for India

By Arpita Singh
Published on | Sep 23, 2023

Neeraj Chopra

Reigning World champion, reigning Olympic champion, defending Asian games champion, World No. 1, do we even need to say more... 2023 is Chopra's year!

Lovlina Borgohain

Fighting in 75kg women's boxing category, the Tokyo Olympic bronze winner who has just won World C'ship will now look to secure Asiad gold too.

Men's Hockey team

Coming from back to back wins, Harmanpreet Singh-led side will look to secure Olympics quota with victory in the Hockey final on October 6.

Indian women's cricket team

Harmanpreet Kaur-led women's cricket team who are clear favorites in T20 event will look to win their first-ever tournament trophy in Hangzhou.

Indian Men's Cricket team

Ruturaj Gaikwad-led Indian team though is a second string but the young guns would be the most dominating force in the T20 competition in Hangzhou.

Mirabai Chanu

After missing 2018 due to back issue, Tokyo 2020 Silver winner Chanu will look to make a memorable debut on Sept 30 in 49kg weightlifting category.


The only Indian Badminton duo to feature in Top 10 ranking & the first pair to win gold at Asian c'ships will now look to rule the Asiad.

Nikhat Zareen

Reigning World Champion who has been a force to reckon with in flyweight category of boxing would make sure of leaving indelible mark at Asiad.

Bajrang Punia

The ace wrestler who has conquered almost every stage will look to defend his gold successfully when he fights in the 65kg freestyle category.

Antim Panghal

In Vinesh Phogat's absence, the 19-year-old who recently won Bronze at World's will make sure to make India proud in in the 53 kg wrestling category.

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