1992 Pan Arab Games

The 1992 Pan Arab Games was the seventh edition of the quadrennial multi-sport event between Arab nations. It was held in Damascus, Syria between October 4 and September 18, 1992. A total of 2611 athletes from 18 countries participated in events in 14 sports.

1992 Pan Arab Games
Host cityDamascus
CountrySyria
Opening ceremony4 September 1992 (1992-09-04)
Closing ceremony18 September 1992 (1992-09-18)

The event was greatly affected by the 1991 Gulf War, and several players from many arab countries refused to participate in the Games. Iraq and Libya don't took part to the games.

The football tournament was considered also as a part of the Arab Nations Cup.

SportsEdit

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Syria (SYR)483036114
2  Egypt (EGY)36303096
3  Algeria (ALG)27212472
4  Morocco (MAR)157628
5  Kuwait (KUW)861630
6  Qatar (QAT)83415
7  Saudi Arabia (SAU)512522
8  Tunisia (TUN)3222651
9  Jordan (JOR)16613
10  United Arab Emirates (UAE)1315
11  Palestine (PLE)1269
12  Lebanon (LBN)111012
13  Brunei (BRN)1012
14  Yemen (YEM)0202
15  Oman (OMN)0022
16  Sudan (SUD)0011
17  Djibouti (DJI)0000
  Mauritania (MTN)0000
Totals (18 nations)155145174474

ReferencesEdit

  • Bell, Daniel (2003). Encyclopedia of International Games. McFarland and Company, Inc. Publishers, Jefferson, North Carolina. ISBN 0-7864-1026-4.