Rani Rampal will be India’s Flag Bearer for Asian Games closing ceremony, confirmed Indian Olympic Association yesterday. This was confirmed by IOA President Narinder Batra. Batra is also head of World Hockey Body, FIH.
Rani led Indian team won the silver medal in Asian games going down to Japan 1-2. One another reason for Rani being chosen as flag-bearer was that most of the Indian athletes have gone back home after their events were finished.
Ace Javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra who won gold at Jakarta was India’s flag bearer at the opening ceremony.