Bangkok 1966
The 5th Asian Games were held from December 9, 1966 to December 20, 1966 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Taiwan and Israel returned to the Asian Games, reversing the decision taken by Indonesia in the previous Asiad to debar the two countries.

A total number of 2,500 athletes and officials, coming from 18 countries, were involved in this Asiad, where women's volleyball made its debut.

Officially opened by King Bhumibol Adulyadej Stadium Suphachalasai Stadium
5th Asian Games  Bangkok 1966
Opening Ceremony 09 Dec 1966
Closing Ceremony 20 Dec 1966
Host City Bangkok
Country Thailand
Nations Participating 16
Athletes 1945
Events 143
Sports 14
Sports/Disciplines 14
Sports / Disciplines
Swimming ASW
Badminton BD
Basketball BK
Boxing BX
Football FB
Hockey HO
Shooting SH
Table Tennis TT
Tennis TE
Volleyball VB
Weightlifting WL
Athletics AT
Cycling CY
Wrestling WR
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Emblem, Bangkok 1966


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