Last updated on February 18th, 2021

OLYMPIC GAMES

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Olympic Games
The Olympic Games are the largest and most prestigious sporting events in the world apart from the World Cup Football Tournament. Held once every four (4) years, the sport features star status athletes from all over the world competing for the gold medals offered as well as creating a world and world record.
Malaysia's participation in the Olympics
The Malaysian contingent has participated in the Olympic Games since its first participation in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics except in 1980 where the country participated in the idea of ​​other countries boycotting the 1980 Moscow Olympics.
The Rio 2016 Olympic Games was the most outstanding participation of the national contingent in the prestigious sport of the world when it managed to bring home four silver and one bronze medal. Since Malaysia's involvement in the Olympics, sports such as aquatic (diving), badminton and cycling have been regular sports until 2016.
Since Malaysia's involvement in the Olympics, sports such as aquatic (diving), badminton and cycling have been regular sports until 2016. In fact, hockey is also among the Malaysian representatives who consistently compete in the Olympics except in Rome 1960, Seoul 1988, Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008.
Several other sports also recorded the best achievements through the former national sprint champion, Datuk Dr. M. Jegathesan in the 200m event in Tokyo 1968 and Mexico 1972, Ishtiaq Mubarak in the 110m hurdles (Mexico 1972).
Malaysian football is also not lonely from competing in the Olympics when it twice qualified for the prestigious Games in 1972 in Munich and 1980 in Moscow but did not participate due to the country's political stance at that time
Malaysia Olympic History
Tokyo Olympics
Tokyo Olympics
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has officially decided to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games until next year due to the current spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19).
Tarikh baru Sukan Olimpik Tokyo dijadualkan berlangsung pada 23 Julai hinga 8 Ogos 2021.
Here is a summary of the statistics of the Olympic Games until 2016.
NO. HOST THEME MALAYSIAN CONTINGENT
COUNTRY
ATHLETES
SPORTS
EVENTS
GOLD
SILVER
BRONZE
ATHLETES
SPORTS
EVENTS
RANKING
GOLD
SILVER
BRONZE
XVI
Melbourne, Australia
72
3314
17
145
153
153
163
33
5
13
-
0
-0
0
II
Manila, Phillipines 1 - 9 May 1954
19
970
8
78
75
73
69
9
1
-
13-18
0
0
0
III
Tokyo, Japan 24 May- 1 June 1958
20
1820
13
111
110
94
97
77
9
-
15
0
0
3
IV
Jakarta, Indonesia 24 August - 4 September 1962
16
1545
13
118
113
103
108
114
11
-
8
2
4
8
V
Bangkok, Thailand 9 - 20 December 1966
18
1945
14
138
142
145
167
155
13
-
4
7
5
6
VI
Bangkok, Thailand 24 Aug- 4 Sept. 1970
18
2500
13
136
137
133
157
132
10
-
7
5
1
7
VII
Tehran, Iran 1 - 16 September 1974
25
3010
16
181
186
185
192
64
8
-
17
0
1
4
VIII
Bangkok, Thailand 9 - 20 December 1978
25
3842
19
199
201
198
226
158
13
-
11
2
1
3
IX
New Delhi, India 19 Nov. - 4 Dec.1982
33
4595
21
199
199
199
215
130
11
-
15
1
0
3
X
New Delhi, India 19 Nov. - 4 Dec.1982
27
4839
25
270
270
268
299
126
12
-
14
0
5
5
XI
Beijing, China 22 Sept. - 7 Okt. 1990
37
6122
27
308
313
312
358
107
13
58
11
2
2
4
XII
Hiroshima, Japan 2 - 16 October 1994
32
6828
34
337
335
335
411
104
17
59
9
4
2
13
XIII
Bangkok, Thailand 6 - 20 December 1998
41
6554
36
377
378
381
467
134
18
93
13
5
10
14
XIV
Busan, Korea 29 Sept. - 14 Oct. 2002
44
7556
38
420
427
421
502
209
25
124
12
6
8
16
XV
Doha, Qatar 1 - 15 December 2006
45
13000
39
423
428
423
542
231
23
164
11
8
17
17
XVI
Guangzhou, China 12 - 27 November 2010
45
9704
42
476
476
476
619
333
29
186
10
9
18
14
XVII
Incheon, Korea Selatan 19 Sep - 4 Oct 2014
45
9535
36
439
439
439
576
288
28
-
14
5
14
14
XVIII
Jakarta/ Palembang, Indonesia 18 Aug- 2 Sept 2018
45
11338
40
465
465
465
622
417
35
208
14
7
13
16

Achievements of the Malaysian Contingent at the Olympic Games

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