Incheon: This is only the second time cricket is being held at the Asian Games and some countries like South Korea are fielding teams for the first time. The president of the Korean Cricket Association Kim Seung-chul said many of the players have been recruited. “I actually established the cricketing club in our school in 2001.

And in 2011, I established the Korean Cricket Association (KCA) to drive the inclusion of the Korean team at the Games,” Kim was quoted as saying by The Korean Herald.

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