4th Asian Beach Games



The Fourth Asian Beach Games held in Phuket, Thailand from 14th to 23rd November, 2014. It was the seveth time for Thailand to host an Asian level sports event after four Asian Games (1966, 1970, 1978 and 1998), one Asian Indoor Games (2005) and one Asian Martial Arts Games (2009) held at Bangkok.

On 14th November, 2014 the opening ceremony of 4th Asian Beach Games took place at the Saphan Hin Public Park, near Phuket Town, the celebration filled the venue with memorable atmosphere, boasting five extravagant performances. Spectacular fireworks display temporarily painted the skies over the Andaman Sea with magnificent sights and sounds as the international multi-sport event was declared open.

 
Privy Councillor and the Royal Representative, General Surayud Chulanont, presided over the ceremony. Olympic Council of Asia President, Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, and Thailand’s Minister of Tourism and Sports, H.E. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, delivered speeches.
 
The traditional parade of athletes was represented by delegations from 43 National Olympic Committees, which altogether sent 2,400 athletes to compete in 26 sports and 163 events.

Participating Nations

43

Participants

Approximately 2400

Sports/Disciplines

26 sports and 163 events

Air Sports (Paragliding, Powered Paragliding), Acquatics (Beach Water Polo, Marathon Swimming), Beach Athletics, Beach Basketball, Beach Flag Football, Beach Handball, Beach Kabaddi, Beach Modern Pentathlon, Beach Sepaktakraw, Beach Soccer, Beach Volleyball, Beach Woodball, Beach Wrestling, Bodybuilding, Extreme Sports (Inline Skate, Skateboard, BMX FreeStyle, Sports Climbing), Footvolley, Jet Ski, Kurash, Muay, Petanque, Sailing (Sailing, Windersurfing), Sambo, Squash, Triathlon and Watersking (Wakeboard, Wakeskate).

Pakistan's Participation in 4th Asian Beach Games

A 67-member Pakistan Contingent participated in the 4d Asian Beach Games held at Phukat, Thailand from 4th to 23rd November, 2014. The following were the members of Pakistan Contingent:-

Contingent Officials
1.
Syed Muhammad Abid Qadri Chef-de-Mission
2.
Mr. Khalid Mahmood HQ Official
3.
Dr. Muhammad Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera HQ Official
4.
Mr. Faisal Nisar Chaudhry HQ Official
5.
Ch. Muhammad Asghar HQ Official
6.
Mr. Waqar Ahmed Medical Personnel
7.
Malik Iftikhar Ahmed POA Official
Bodybuilding
8.
Mr. Shah Zeb Player
Handball
9.
Mr. Dabeer Hussain Official
10.
Mr. Javed Iqbal Official
11.
Mr. Khalid Rashid Official
12.
Mr. Naseer Ahmed Player
13.
Mr. Asif Ali -do-
14.
Mr. Tahir Ali -do-
15.
Mr. Muhammad Uzair Atif -do-
16.
Mr. Ghulam Ali Baloch -do-
17.
Mr. Hazrat Hussain -do-
18.
Mr. Zohaib Jabbar -do-
19.
Mr. Imran Khan -do-
20.
Mr. Muhammad Shahid Pervaiz -do-
21.
Mr. Khawar Yasin -do-
Ju-Jitsu
22.
Mr. Amir Mukhtar Awan Official
23.
Mr. Tariq Ali Official
24.
Mr. Khalil Ahmed Khan Official
25.
Mr. Saeed Anwar Player
26.
Mr. Abu Hurrara -do-
27.
Mr. Javed Khan -do-
28.
Mr. Waheed-ud-Din -do-
29.
Mr. Farhan Anjum -do-
30.
Mr. Karamat Butt -do-
31.
Mr. Ahmad Butt -do-
32.
Mr. Muhammad Ammar -do-
33.
Mr. Shahzeb Nawaz Janjua -do-
34.
Miss Humaira Ashiq -do-
35.
Miss Maryam -do-
36.
Miss Beenish Khan -do-
37.
Miss Ambreen Masih -do-
38.
Miss Sundus Salam Khan -do-
Kabaddi
39.
Mr. Muhammad Ramzan Ghumman Official
40.
Mr. Nabeel Ahmed Rana Official
41.
Mr. Nasir Ali Player
42.
Mr. Akhlaq Hussain -do-
43.
Mr. Ibrar Hussain -do-
44.
Mr. Wasim Sajjad -do-
45.
Mr. Muhammad Tariq -do-
46.
Mr. Usman Zada -do-
Kurash
47.
Mr. Waris Ali Player
Sailing
48.
Commodore Khalid Pervaiz Official
49.
Mr. Najeeb Ullah Khan Player
50.
Mr. Muhammad Tanveer -do-
51.
Mr. Muhammad Abdullah -do-
52.
Mr. Muhammad Azeem -do-
Windsurfing
53.
Mr. Muhammad Akram Tari Official
54.
Mr. Khalid Hussain Player
55.
Raja Qasim Abbas Rathore -do-
Squash
56.
Mr. Sher Ali Kakar Official
57.
Mr. Muhammad Asim Khan Player
58.
Mr. Abbas Shaukat -do-
59.
Miss Sammer Anjum -do-
60.
Miss Riffat Khan -do-
Volleyball
61.
Mr. Mubashir Raza Player
62.
Mr. Muhammad Razzaq -do-
Wrestling
63.
Mr. Abdul Qayum Shinwari Official
64.
Mr. Hashim Ali Official
65.
Mr. Ghulam Haider Player
66.
Mr. Muhammad Asad -do-
67.
Mr. Muhammad Inam -do-


The top three winners were Thailand, China and South Korea:


Medal Tally of 4th Asian Beach Games

Rank.
Nation
Medals
 Gold
 Silver
 Bronze
Total
1
 Thailand (THA)
56
37
33
126
2
 China (CHN)
16
11
21
48
3
 South Korea (KOR)
9
14
14
37
4
 Iran (IRI)
9
14
8
31
5
 Vietnam (VIE)
8
11
20
40
6
 Kazakhstan (KAZ)
8
9
10
27
7
 Indonesia (INA)
7
7
14
28
8
 Japan (JPN)
7
5
7
19
9
 Mongolia (MGL)
6
0
4
10
10
 Bahrain (BRN)
5
2
0
7
11
 United Arab Emirates (UAE)
4
3
5
12
12
 Uzbekistan (UZB)
4
0
6
10
13
 Chinese Taipei (TPE)
3
8
6
17
14
 Hong Kong (HKG)
3
2
7
12
 Philippines (PHI)
3
2
7
12
16
 Pakistan (PAK)
2
4
4
10
17
 Lebanon (LIB)
2
3
3
8
18
 Laos (LAO)
2
2
8
12
 Qatar (QAT)
2
2
8
12
20
 India (IND)
2
1
7
10
21
 Singapore (SIN)
2
0
2
4
22
 Kuwait (KUW)
1
4
6
11
23
 Turkmenistan (TKM)
1
3
7
11
24
 Syria (SYR)
1
1
6
8
25
 Tajikistan (TJK)
1
0
2
3
26
 Brunei (BRU)
1
0
0
1
27
 Malaysia (MAS)
0
8
8
16
28
 Kyrgyzstan (KGZ)
0
3
3
6
29
 Iraq (IRQ)
0
2
3
5
30
 Afghanistan (AFG)
0
2
2
4
31
 Myanmar (MYA)
0
1
2
3
32
 Macau (MAC)
0
1
0
1
 Oman (OMA)
0
1
0
1
 Yemen (YEM)
0
1
0
1
35
 Sri Lanka (SRI)
0
0
2
2
36
 Cambodia (CAM)
0
0
1
1
 Jordan (JOR)
0
0
1
1
 Nepal (NEP)
0
0
1
1
Total
165
165
238
238


Pakistan Medal Tally in 4th Asian Beach Games

S.No.
Discipline
Medals
     Gold
      Silver
       Bronze
     Total
1.
Ju-Jitsu
2
3
-
5
2.
Kabaddi
-
1
-
1
3.
Wrestling
-
-
2
2
4.
Squash
-
-
1
1
5.
Handball
-
-
1
1
Total
2
4
4
10


S.No.

Player

Name of Event

Medal

 Ju-Jitsu
1.
Mr. Ahmad Butt
Men + 90 Kg
Gold
2.
Mr. Muhammad Ammer
Mr. Abbu Hurrara
Men Duo
Gold
3.
Mr. Waheed-ud-Din 
Mr. Shahzeb Nawaz Janjua 
Men Duo
Silver
4.
Miss.Maryam
Miss Sundus Salam Khan 
Women Duo
Silver
5.
Mr. Muhammad Ammar 
Miss Sundus Salam Khan 
Duo Mixed
Silver
  Kabaddi
1.
Mr. Nasir Ali, Player
Kabaddi (Men)
Silver
Mr. Akhlaq Hussain, Player
Mr. Ibrar Hussain, Player
Mr. Wasim Sajjad, Player
Mr. Muhammad Tariq, Player
Mr. Usman Zada, Player
  Wrestling
1.
Mr. Muhammad Asad
Men’s Free Style – 80 Kg
Bronze
2.
Mr. Muhammad Inam
Men’s Free Style + 80 Kg
Bronze
  Squash
1.
Mr. Muhammad Asim Khan
Men’s Singles
Bronze
  Handball
1.
Mr. Naseer Ahmed, Player
Handball (Men)
Bronze
Mr. Asif Ali, Player
Mr. Tahir Ali, Player
Mr. Muhammad Uzair Atif, Player
Mr. Ghulam Ali Baloch, Player
Mr. Hazrat Hussain, Player
Mr. Zohaib Jabbar, Player
Mr. Imran Khan, Player
Mr. Muhammad Shahid Pervaiz, Player
Mr. Khawar Yasin, Player