Asian Games First Day Results

The 2014 Asian Games finally happened. Athletes from all over Asia came together to celebrate camaraderie and sportsmanship. The 2014 Asian Games started on September 19, 2014 and it will end on October 5, 2014. Incheon is the host.

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Asian Games feature four hundred thirty nine events in thirty six disciplines and sports. Incheon is the third city in South Korea to host the Asian Games. The first was Seoul in 1986 followed by Busan in 2002. The slogan is “Diversity Shines Here”.

Millions watched as the effervescent opening ceremony kicked off. For those who want a recap of the positions and the medals won, here are the first day results:

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  • Korea: Korea is in the top spot with a total of 13 (5 gold, 5 silver and 3 bronze) medals.
  • China: China is in 2nd place with a total of 11 (5 gold, 1 silver and 5 bronze) medals.
  • Mongolia: Mongolia is in 3rd place with a total of 4 (2 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze) medals.
  • Kazakhstan: Kazakhstan is in 4th place with a total of 5 (2 gold and 3 bronze) medals.
  • Japan: Japan is in 5th place with a total of 8 (1 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze) medals.
  • DPR Korea: DPR Korea is in 6th place with a total of 2 (I gold and 1 bronze) medals.
  • India: India is also in 6th place with a total of 2 (1 gold and 1 bronze) medals.
  • Malaysia: Malaysia is in 8th place with a total of 1 gold medal.
  • Vietnam: Vietnam is in 9th place with a total of 4 (2 silver and 2 bronze) medals.
  • Indonesia: Indonesia is in 10th place with a total of 2 silver medals.
  • Chinese Taipei: Chinese Taipei is in 11th place with a total of 3 (1 silver and 2 bronze) medals.
  • Macau: Macau is in 12th place with a total of 1 silver medal.
  • Turkmenistan: Turkmenistan is in 13th place with a total of 1 silver medal.
  • Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan is in 14th place with a total of 2 bronze medals.
  • Singapore: Singapore is in 15th place with a total of 1 bronze medal from fencing.

For more updates, you can easily go to the official website of the Asian Games.

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