2002 Asian Games

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Slogan: "Asia is One"

Nations participating 44
Athletes participating 6,700
Events 38 sports
Opening ceremony September 29, 2002
Closing ceremony October 14, 2002
Officially opened by Kim Dae Jung
Athlete's Oath ---
Judge's Oath ---
Torch Lighter ---
Stadium Busan Asiad Stadium

The 14th Asian Games were held in Busan, South Korea from September 29 2002 to October 14, 2002. A total number of 6,700 athletes competed, coming from 44 countries, in these edition of the Asiad. There were 38 sporting events and 18,000 newsmen, officers and athletes.

It was the first time in the history of the Asian Games that all 44 member nations of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) participated. That included North Korea and Afghanistan, which returned to the Asian Games for the first time since the Taliban came to power nearly a decade ago. Body building made its debut.

[edit] Medals Tally

2002 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 the People's Republic of China.svg China1508474308
2Image:Flag of South Korea (bordered).svg Republic of Korea968084260
3Image:Flag of Japan (bordered).svg Japan447472190
4Image:Flag of Kazakhstan.svg Kazakhstan20263076
5Image:Flag of Uzbekistan.svg Uzbekistan15122451
6Image:Flag of Thailand.svg Thailand14191043
7Image:Chinese Taipei Olympic Flag (bordered).svg Chinese Taipei (Taiwan)10172552
8Image:Flag of India.svg India10121335
9Image:Flag of North Korea.svg Democratic People's Republic of Korea9111333
10Image:Flag of Iran.svg Iran8141436
11Image:Flag of Saudi Arabia.svg Saudi Arabia7119
12Image:Flag of Malaysia.svg Malaysia681630
13Image:Flag of Singapore (bordered).svg Singapore521017
14Image:Flag of Indonesia (bordered).svg Indonesia471223
15Image:Flag of Vietnam.svg Vietnam47718
16Image:Flag of Hong Kong.svg Hong Kong461121
17Image:Flag of Qatar (bordered).svg Qatar45817
18Image:Flag of the Philippines.svg Philippines371626
19Image:Flag of Bahrain.svg Bahrain3227
20Image:Flag of Kyrgyzstan.svg Kyrgyzstan24612
21Image:Flag of Kuwait.svg Kuwait2158
22Image:Flag of Sri Lanka.svg Sri Lanka2136
23Image:Flag of Pakistan.svg Pakistan16613
24Image:Flag of Myanmar.svg Myanmar15612
25Image:Flag of Turkmenistan.svg Turkmenistan1214
26Image:Flag of Mongolia.svg Mongolia111214
27Image:Flag of Lebanon.svg Lebanon1001
28Image:Flag of Tajikistan.svg Tajikistan0246
29Image:Flag of Macau.svg Macau0224
30Image:Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates0213
31Image:Flag of Bangladesh.svg Bangladesh0101
32Image:Flag of Syria.svg Syria0033
33Image:Flag of Nepal.svg Nepal0033
34Image:Flag of Laos.svg Laos0022
35Image:Flag of Jordan.svg Jordan0022
36Image:Flag of Afghanistan (2002-2004).svg Afghanistan 0011
37Image:Flag of Yemen.svg Yemen0011
38Image:Flag of Brunei.svg Brunei0011
39Image:Palestinian flag.svg Palestine0011

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Winter Asian Games
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Asian Indoor Games
Bangkok 2005 | Macau 2007 | Hanoi 2009 | 2011
Asian Beach Games
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Other articles
Asian Games medal count | East Asian Games | Southeast Asian Games | West Asian Games
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2002 Asian Games

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