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1998 Asian Athletics Championships

The 12th Asian Championships in Athletics were held in Fukuoka, Japan in July 1998.

1998 Asian Championships
Host cityJapan Fukuoka, Japan
Date(s)July 19–22
Main stadiumHakatanomori Athletic Stadium
Participationat least 16 nations

Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m Zhou Wei
  China
10.39 Watson Nyambek
  Malaysia
10.42 Hiroyasu Tsuchie
  Japan
10.44
200 m Koji Ito
  Japan
20.70 Han Chaoming
  China
20.77 Gennadiy Chernovol
  Kazakhstan
20.92
400 m Sugath Tillakaratne
  Sri Lanka
44.61 CR Masayoshi Kan
  Japan
45.64 Kenji Tabata
  Japan
45.69
800 m Cheng Bing
  China
1:47.71 Abdulhassan Abdulrahman
  Qatar
1:47.74 Mahmoud Al-Khairat
  Syria
1:48.16
1500 m Mohammed Sulaiman
  Qatar
3:43.70 Kiyonari Shibata
  Japan
3:44.38 Cheng Bing
  China
3:44.92
5000 m Toshinari Takaoka
  Japan
13:54.34 Gulab Chand
  India
13:55.40 Ahmed Ibrahim Warsama
  Qatar
13:58.35
10,000 m Baek Seung-Do
  South Korea
30:12.26 Toshihiro Iwasa
  Japan
30:12.57 Gulab Chand
  India
30:14.69
3000 m St. Saad Shadad Al-Asmari
  Saudi Arabia
8:31.13 Yasunori Uchitomi
  Japan
8:33.40 Hamid Sajjadi
  Iran
8:37.88
110 m H Chen Yanhao
  China
13.53 CR Qi Zhen
  China
13.74 Andrey Sklyarenko
  Kazakhstan
13.86
400 m H Mubarak Al-Nubi
  Qatar
48.71 CR Hideaki Kawamura
  Japan
49.69 Kazuhiko Yamazaki
  Japan
49.81
20 km Walk Li Zewen
  China
1:27:58 Yoshima Hara
  Japan
1:28:16 Valeriy Borisov
  Kazakhstan
1:29:05
4 x 100 m   China
Zhou Wei
Lin Wei
Yin Hanzhao
Han Chaoming
39.03   Japan 39.30   Qatar
Jamal Abbas
Hamed Al-Dosari
Jamal Suleiman
Saad Mubarak
39.43
4 x 400 m   Japan
Kenji Tabata
Jun Osakada
Shunji Karube
Masayoshi Kan
3:02.61   South Korea
Kim Jae-da
Shon Ju-il
Kim Ho
Kim Yong-hwan
3:04.44 NR   Sri Lanka 3:05.79
High jump Zhou Zhongge
  China
2.30 Lee Jin-Taek
  South Korea
2.27 Loo Kum Zee
  Malaysia
2.23
Pole vault Igor Potapovich
  Kazakhstan
5.55 Aleksandr Korchagin
  Kazakhstan
5.40 Hideji Suzuki
  Japan
5.20
Long jump Masaki Morinaga
  Japan
8.08 Liu Hongning
  China
7.97 Shigeru Tagawa
  Japan
7.96
Triple jump Duan Qifeng
  China
16.79 Takanori Sugibayashi
  Japan
16.50 Takashi Komatsu
  Japan
16.38
Shot put Bilal Saad Mubarak
  Qatar
19.17 CR Liu Hao
  China
18.86 Shakti Singh
  India
18.40
Discus Li Shaojie
  China
60.28 Dashdendev Makhashiri
  Mongolia
57.00 Ajit Bhaduria
  India
55.46
Hammer Andrey Abduvaliyev
  Uzbekistan
76.67 CR Koji Murofushi
  Japan
74.17 Nikolay Davydov
  Kyrgyzstan
70.31
Javelin Zhang Lianbiao
  China
77.61 Li Rongxiang
  China
77.48 Mikio Tamura
  Japan
75.71
Decathlon Toru Yasui
  Japan
7439 pts CR Tomokazu Sugama
  Japan
7347 pts Ivan Yarkin
  Kazakhstan
7239 pts
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m Yan Jiankui
  China
11.39 Cui Dangfeng
  China
11.42 Shanti Govindasamy
  Malaysia
11.60
200 m Yan Jiankui
  China
23.00 =CR Huang Mei
  China
23.21 P.T. Usha
  India
23.27
400 m Damayanthi Dharsha
  Sri Lanka
51.23 =CR Svetlana Bodritskaya
  Kazakhstan
52.46 P.T. Usha
  India
52.55
800 m Zhang Jian
  China
2:01.16 CR Liu Jing
  China
2:01.85 Jyotirmoy Sikdar
  India
2:02.65
1500 m Liu Jing
  China
4:12.76 CR Wang Chunmei
  China
4:13.45 Jyotirmoy Sikdar
  India
4:14.32
5000 m Wang Chunmei
  China
15:49.48 Liu Shixiang
  China
15:53.76 Megumi Tanaka
  Japan
15:55.10
10,000 m Liu Shixiang
  China
32:28.49 Chiemi Takahashi
  Japan
32:32.99 Aki Fujikawa
  Japan
32:48.05
100 m H Olga Shishigina
  Kazakhstan
13.04 CR Feng Yun
  China
13.10 Sriyani Kulawansa
  Sri Lanka
13.16
400 m H Li Rui
  China
55.80 CR Natalya Torshina
  Kazakhstan
56.34 Hsu Pei-Ching
  Chinese Taipei
57.09
10,000 m road walk Li Yuxin
  China
46:41 Rie Mitsumori
  Japan
46:42 Yuka Mitsumori
  Japan
47:01
4 x 100 m   India
P. T. Usha
Rachita Mistry
E. B. Shyla
Saraswati Dey
44.43   Japan 44.45   Thailand 44.85
4 x 400 m   China 3:33.48   India 3:34.04   Japan 3:35.71
High jump Miki Imai
  Japan
1.94 CR Yoko Ota
  Japan
1.91 Jin Ling
  China
1.88
Pole vault Peng Xiaoming
  China
4.00 CR Masumi Ono
  Japan
3.80 Chie Miyoshi
  Japan
3.70
Long jump Guan Yingnan
  China
6.83 CR Yu Yiqun
  China
6.74 Yelena Pershina
  Kazakhstan
6.50w
Triple jump Ren Ruiping
  China
14.11 CR Wang Kuo-Huei
  Chinese Taipei
13.30 Maho Hanaoka
  Japan
13.24
Shot put Li Meisu
  China
18.63 Yu Juan
  China
18.12 Lee Myung-Sun
  South Korea
17.66
Discus Yu Xin
  China
57.47 Neelam Jaswant Singh
  India
56.81 Xiao Yanling
  China
53.32
Hammer Gu Yuan
  China
61.86 Aya Suzuki
  Japan
56.12 Eriko Kubota
  Japan
48.48
Javelin Li Lei
  China
60.12 Harumi Yamamoto
  Japan
55.41 Gurmeet Kaur
  India
55.35
Heptathlon Ding Ying
  China
5846 pts Svetlana Kazanina
  Kazakhstan
5779 pts Ma Chun-Ping
  Chinese Taipei
5489 pts
WR world record | AR area record | CR championship record | GR games record | NR national record | OR Olympic record | PB personal best | SB season best | WL world leading (in a given season)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)2613342
2  Japan (JPN)6171437
3  Qatar (QAT)3126
4  Kazakhstan (KAZ)24511
5  Sri Lanka (SRI)2024
6  India (IND)13812
7  South Korea (KOR)1214
8  Saudi Arabia (KSA)1001
  Uzbekistan (UZB)1001
10  Chinese Taipei (TPE)0123
  Malaysia (MAS)0123
12  Mongolia (MGL)0101
13  Iran (IRI)0011
  Kyrgyzstan (KGZ)0011
  Syria (SYR)0011
  Thailand (THA)0011
Totals (16 nations)434343129

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