Malaysia at the 1974 Asian Games

Malaysia competed in the 1974 Asian Games held in Tehran, Iran from 1 to 16 September 1974. Athletes from Malaysia won overall five medal and finished 17th in a medal table.[1]

Malaysia at the
1974 Asian Games
Flag of Malaysia.svg
IOC codeMAL
NOCOlympic Council of Malaysia
Websitewww.olympic.org.my (in English)
in Tehran
Competitors106 in 8 sports
Medals
Ranked 17th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
4
Total
5
Asian Games appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 North Borneo (1954, 1958, 1962)
 Sarawak (1962)

Medal summaryEdit

Medals by sportEdit

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total Rank
  Athletics 0 1 1 2 12
  Field hockey 0 0 1 1 3
  Football 0 0 1 1 3
  Shooting 0 0 1 1 7
Total 0 1 4 5 17

MedallistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Silver Ishtiaq Mubarak Athletics Men's 110 metres hurdles
  Bronze Junaidah Aman Athletics Women's 400 metres
  Bronze Malaysia national field hockey team Field hockey Men's tournament
  Bronze Malaysia national football team Football Men's tournament
  Bronze Ally Ong
Edmond Yong
Stanley Lim
Yap Pow Thong
Shooting Men's team skeet

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Men
Track event
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Ishtiaq Mubarak 110 m hurdles 14.49  
Women
Track event
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Junaidah Aman 400 metres 55.78  

BadmintonEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Moo Foot Lian Men's singles   Dinesh Khanna (IND)
W 15–11, 7–15, 15–6
  Yan Po Tim (HKG)
W 15–12, 18–17
  Liem Swie King (INA)
L 9–15, 4–15
Did not advance
Tan Aik Mong   Kim Yong-do (PRK)
W 15–8, 15–6
  Yang Mei Liang (HKG)
W 15–3, 15–10
  Nunung Murdjianto (INA)
W 8–15, 18–15, 15–6
  Fang Kaixiang (CHN)
L 8–15, 5–15
Bronze medal match
  Liem Swie King (INA)
L 12–15, 10–15
4
Dominic Soong
Moo Foot Lian
Men's doubles Bye   Partho Ganguli
Davinder Ahuja (IND)
L 15–6, 13–15, 11–15
Did not advance
Sylvia Ng Women's singles N/A   Mariko Nishio (JPN)
W 6–11, 11–2, 11–3
  Chen Yuniang (CHN)
L 9–11, 2–11
Did not advance
Rosalind Singha Ang
Sylvia Ng
Women's doubles N/A   Behnaz Nourazar
Rafat Yazdanparast (IRI)
W 15–1, 15–1
  Lin Youya
Qiu Yufang (CHN)
L 8–15, 8–15
Did not advance

Field hockeyEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Final round
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Pakistan 5 4 1 0 35 1 +34 9
  India 5 4 1 0 25 1 +24 9
  Malaysia 5 2 1 2 15 6 +9 5
  Japan 5 2 1 2 8 6 +2 5
  Sri Lanka 5 1 0 4 11 29 −18 2
  Iran 5 0 0 5 1 52 −51 0
6 September
13:30
Malaysia   9–0   Iran
Tehran

8 September
15:30
Pakistan   4–0   Malaysia
Tehran

9 September
15:30
Malaysia   6–0   Sri Lanka
Tehran

12 September
16:00
India   2–0   Malaysia
Tehran

13 September
15:30
Japan   0–0   Malaysia
Tehran

  • Since both Malaysia and Japan were tied on points, a play-off game was played to decide the 3rd team.
14 September
10:00
Malaysia   3–1   Japan
Tehran
Ranked 3rd in final standings

FootballEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Squad
Preliminary round; Group C
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Israel 3 3 0 0 17 3 +14 6 Qualified for the second round
2   Malaysia 3 1 1 1 15 9 +6 3
3   Japan 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 3
4   Philippines 3 0 0 3 0 21 −21 0
Source: RSSSF
Israel  8 – 3  Malaysia
Onana   4'18'
Schwartz   10'
Feigenbaum   39'
Damti   48'67'89'
Massuari   75'
Zawawi   61' (pen.)
Ahmad   75'80'
Attendance: 5,000

Japan  1 – 1  Malaysia
Yoshimura   67' M. Bakar   66'

Malaysia  11 – 0  Philippines
Second round; Group A
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1   Iran 3 3 0 0 4 0 +4 6 Qualified for the gold medal match
2   Malaysia 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 3 Qualified for the bronze medal match
3   Iraq 3 0 2 1 1 2 −1 2
4   South Korea 3 0 1 2 3 6 −3 1
Source: RSSSF
Iran  1 – 0  Malaysia
Ali Parvin   17'
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Mohammed Azam (India)

Iraq  0 – 0  Malaysia

South Korea  2 – 3  Malaysia
Lee Hoi-Taek   12'
Park Yi-Cheon   81'
Harun Jusoh   10'   22'
Ali Bakar   78'
Bronze medal match
North Korea  1 – 2  Malaysia
Kim Jong-Min   58' Isa Bakar   48'   81'
Ranked 3rd in final standings

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Final
Points Rank
Wang Siew Meng Air pistol 356 11
Wang Siew Meng Centre fire pistol 553 11
Wang Siew Meng Standard pistol 515 9
Wang Siew Meng Free pistol 530 7
Tengku Bakar Trap 134 8
Ally Ong Skeet 183 4
Ally Ong
Edmond Yong
Stanley Lim
Yap Pow Thong
Team skeet 502  

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Chiang Jin Choon 100 m backstroke 1:05.43 4 1:04.38 4
Chiang Jin Choon 200 m backstroke 2:21.23 4 2:18.49 4
Chiang Jin Choon 200 m individual medley 2:29.32 7 7
Chiang Jin Choon 400 m individual medley 5:27.97 8 DNS
Women
Athlete Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Rosanna Lam 100 m freestyle 1:11.13 11 Did not advance
Rosanna Lam 100 m breaststroke 1:25.54 11 Did not advance
Rosanna Lam 200 m breaststroke 3:05.28 9 Did not advance

WeightliftingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Harbans Singh 110 kg 115.0 8 150.0 8 265.0 8
Cheng Jiew Koon +110 kg DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Overall medal standings – Tehran 1974". Olympic Council of Asia. ocasia.org. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 10 August 2014.