1970 Asian Games

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Nations participating 18
Athletes participating 2,500
Events 13 sports
Opening ceremony December 9, 1970
Closing ceremony December 20, 1970
Officially opened by King Bhumibol Adulyadej
Athlete's Oath ---
Judge's Oath ---
Torch Lighter ---
Stadium Suphachalasai Stadium

The 6th Asian Games were held from August 24, 1970 to September 4, 1970 in Bangkok, Thailand. Originally hosted by Seoul, South Korea but dropped its bid after receiving security threats from North Korea. Previous host Thailand stepped in to save the Asiad and staged the Games using the funds of South Korea. A total number of 2,400 athletes, coming from 18 countries, competed in this Asiad, where yachting made its debut.


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[edit] Medal Table

1970 Asian Games medal count Image:Oca1.png
Rank Country Image:Med 1.png Image:Med 2.png Image:Med 3.png Total
1Image:Flag of Japan (bordered).svg Japan744723144
2Image:Flag of South Korea (bordered).svg Republic of Korea18132354
3Image:Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand9171339
4Image:Flag of Indonesia (bordered).svg Indonesia97723
5Image:Flag of India.svg India691025
6Image:Flag of Israel (bordered).svg Israel66517
7Image:Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia517 13
8Image:Flag of Burma (1948-1974).svg Burma32712
9Image:Flag of Iran (1964).svg Iran251724
10Image:Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Ceylon2204
11Image:Flag of the Philippines.svg Philippines191222
12Image:Flag of the Republic of China.svg Republic of China151218
13Image:Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan12710
14Image:Flag of Singapore (bordered).svg Singapore06915
15Image:Flag of the Khmer Republic.svg Khmer Republic 0235
16Image:Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam0022
Total 137133157427


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
New Delhi 1951 | Manila 1954 | Tokyo 1958 | Jakarta 1962 | Bangkok 1966 | Bangkok 1970 | Tehran 1974 | Bangkok 1978 | New Delhi 1982 | Seoul 1986 | Beijing 1990 | Hiroshima 1994 | Bangkok 1998 | Busan 2002 | Doha 2006 | Guangzhou 2010 | 2014
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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1970 Asian Games

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