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Encyclopedia > 1951 Asian Games
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Nations participating 11
Athletes participating 500
Events 6 sports
Opening ceremony March 4, 1951
Closing ceremony March 11, 1951
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The 1st Asian Games were held from March 4 to March 11, 1951 in New Delhi, India. March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... March 11 is the 70th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (71st in Leap year). ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... The Olympic Oath is taken by an athlete and a judge at the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games. ... The Olympic Oath is taken by an athlete and a judge at the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games. ... The Olympic Stadium is the name usually given to the big centrepiece sports arena of the Summer Olympic Games. ... The Asian Games, also called the Asiad, is a multi-sport event held every four years among athletes from all over Asia. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... March 11 is the 70th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (71st in Leap year). ... 1951 (MCMLI) was a common year starting on Monday; see its calendar. ... An Aerial view of New Delhi The Humayuns Tomb, situated in New Delhi, has an architectural design similar to the Taj Mahal. ...


Sports/Events

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Medal table

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1951 ASIAN GAMES FINAL MEDAL TABLE
POS PARTICIPATING NATION GOLD SILVER BRONZE TOTAL
1 Japan 24 20 14 58
2 India 15 18 19 51
3 Iran 8 5 2 15
4 Singapore 4 6 2 12
5 Philippines 3 5 7 15
6 Ceylon 0 1 0 1
7 Indonesia 0 0 5 5
8 Burma 0 0 3 3
9 Afghanistan 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 54 55 52 161


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