1966 Asian Games

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Nations participating 18
Athletes participating 2,500
Events 14 sports
Opening ceremony December 9, 1966
Closing ceremony December 20, 1966
Officially opened by King Bhumibol Adulyadej
Athlete's Oath ---
Judge's Oath ---
Torch Lighter ---
Stadium Suphachalasai Stadium

The 5th Asian Games were held from December 9, 1966 to December 20, 1966 in Bangkok, Thailand. Taiwan and Israel returned to the Asian Games, reversing the decision taken by Indonesia in the previous Asiad to debar the two countries. A total number of 2,500 athletes and officials, coming from 18 countries, were involved in this Asiad, where women's volleyball made its debut.


Contents

[edit] Sports


[edit] Medal Table

1966 ASIAN GAMES FINAL MEDAL TABLE
Pos Country Image:Med 1.png Image:Med 2.png Image:Med 3.png Total
1Image:Flag of Japan (bordered).svg Japan785333164
2Image:Flag of South Korea (bordered).svg Republic of Korea12182151
3Image:Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand12141137
4Image:Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia75618
5Image:Flag of India.svg India741122
6Image:Flag of Indonesia (bordered).svg Indonesia741021
7Image:Flag of Iran (1964).svgIran681731
8Image:Flag of the Republic of China.svg Republic of China591024
9Image:Flag of Israel (bordered).svg Israel35311
10Image:Flag of the Philippines.svg Philippines2152542
11Image:Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan2428
12Image:Flag of Burma (1948-1974).svg Burma1045
13Image:Flag of Singapore (bordered).svg Singapore05712
14Image:Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam0123
15Image:Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Ceylon0 0 44
16Image:Flag of Hong Kong 1959.svg Hong Kong 0011
Total 142145167454

[edit] Venue

[edit] National Sport Complex

  • Suphachalasai Stadium (Opening & Closing ceremonies, Athletics and Football)
  • Chantanayingyong Gymnasium (Volleyball)
  • Dhephatsadin Stadium (Hockey)
  • Nimibutr Indoor Stadium (Basketball)
  • Tennis Stadium (Tennis)
  • Wisutarom Swimming Pool (Diving, Swimming)

[edit] Sport Authority of Thailand Sport Complex (Hua Mark)

  • Indoor Stadium (Badminton and Boxing)
  • Shooting Range (Shooting)
  • Velodrome Stadium (Cycling)

[edit] Chulalongkorn University Sport Complex

  • Chula Football Stadium (Football)
  • Chula Student Union Hall (Table Tennis)
  • Chula Swimming Stadium (Water Polo)

[edit] Thammasat University (Thaprachan Centre)

  • Thammasat Gymnasium (Volleyball)

[edit] Other Venue in Bangkok

  • Cultural Hall (Weightlifting)
  • Amporn Garden Hall (Wresting)



Far Eastern Championship Games
Manila 1913 | Shanghai 1915 | Tokyo 1917 | Manila 1919 | Shanghai 1921 | Osaka 1923 | Manila 1925 | Shanghai 1927 | Tokyo 1930 | Manila 1934 | Osaka 1938 (cancelled)
Asian Games
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Winter Asian Games
Sapporo 1986 | Sapporo 1990 | Harbin 1996 | Kangwon 1999 | Aomori 2003 | Changchun 2007 | Almaty 2011 | 2015
Asian Indoor Games
Bangkok 2005 | Macau 2007 | Hanoi 2009 | 2011
Asian Beach Games
Bali 2008
Other articles
Asian Games medal count | East Asian Games | Southeast Asian Games | West Asian Games
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1966 Asian Games

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