Five world records broken 2018 ASIAD

Five new world records have been set so far at this year's Asian Games, organizers confirmed on Monday.

Chinese swimmer Liu Xiang broke the women's 50m backstroke world record. Two world records were broken in archery, both by South Korean athletes. A world record was also set in shooting by a Chinese Taipei athlete and a weightlifting world record by an Iranian lifter. The 18th Asian Games, where more than 10,000 athletes are competing, will end on September 2nd.

Source: VOV5