XV Asian Games

 

The 15th Asian Games were held in Doha, Qatar from 1st to 15th December, 2006. These Games were the largest  Asian Games ever with 45 countries and regions taking part in 39 sports and 424 events. This is the first time the Asian Games has been hosted in the GCC region, and only the second time after Iran in 1974 for the Games to be staged in the Middle East .

Participating Nations

45

Participants

13000

Sports/Events

39
Archery,  Athletics, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bodybuilding, Bowling, Boxing, Canoe-Kayak, Chess, Cue sports, Cycling(track and road), Diving , Equestrian(including equestrian endurance), Fencing, Football, Golf, Gymnastics(artistic , rhythmic , and trampoline ), Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kabaddi, Karate, Rowing, Rugby, Sailing, Sepaktakraw, Shooting, Softball, Squash, Swimming(including synchronised swimming), Table tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis(including soft tennis), Triathlon, Volleybal (beach and indoor), Water polo, Weightlifting, Wrestling, Wushu.

Was the largest Asian Games.

There were 38 sports and 424 events.

The top three winners were: China , Republic of Korea and Japan.


Medal Tally of 15th Asian Games

Rank.
Nation
Medals
 Gold
 Silver
 Bronze
Total
1
China
   165
    88
    63
      316
2
Republic of Korea
58
53
82
193
3
Japan
50
71
77
198
4
Kazakhstan
23
19
43
85
5
Thailand
13
15
26
54
6
Iran
11
15
22
48
7
Uzbekistan
11
14
14
39
8
India
10
18
26
54
9
Qatar
9
12
11
32
10
Chinese Taipei
9
10
27
46
11
Malaysia
8
17
17
42
12
Singapore
8
7
12
27
13
Saudi Arabia
8
-
6
14
14
Bahrain
7
10
4
21
15
Hong Kong, China
6
12
10
28
16
Democratic Republic of Korea
6
9
16
31
17
Kuwait
6
5
2
13
18
Philippines
4
6
9
19
19
Vietnam
3
13
7
23
20
Emirates
3
4
3
10
21
Mongolia
2
5
8
15
22
Indonesia
2
3
15
20
23
Syrian Arab Republic
2
1
3
6
24
Tajikistan
2
-
2
4
25
Jordan
1
3
4
8
26
Lebanon
1
-
2
3
27
Myanmar
-
4
7
11
28
Kyrgyzstan
-
2
6
8
29
Iraq
-
2
1
3
30
Macau, China
-
1
6
7
31
Pakistan
-
1
3
4
32
Sri Lanka
-
1
2
3
33
Turkmenistan
-
1
-
1
33
Lao People Democratic Republic
-
1
-
1
35
Nepal
-
-
3
3
36
Afghanistan
-
-
1
1
36
Bangladesh
-
-
1
1
36
Yemen
-
-
1
1

Total

428
423
542
1393

 

   Pakistan Medal Tally in 15th Asian Games

S.No.
Discipline
Medals
     Gold
      Silver
       Bronze
     Total

1.

Kabaddi

-

1

-

1

2.

Hockey

-

-

1

1

3.

Squash

-

-

1

1

4.

Wushu

-

-

1

1

Total

-

1

3

4

 

S.No.
Player
Name of Event
Medal
   Kabaddi

1.

Pakistan Team

Kabaddi (Men)

Silver

  Hockey

1.

Pakistan Team

Hockey (Men)

Bronze

   Squash

1.

Mr. Mansoor Zaman

Men's Singles

Bronze

   Wushu

1.

Syed Maratab Ali Shah

Men's - 65 Kg

Bronze