Malaysia at the 2006 Asian Games

Malaysia competed in the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar. The country was represented by 244 athletes competing in 23 of the 39 sports provided. Among the popular sports were aquatics, athletics, badminton, bodybuilding, bowling, cycling, hockey, football, golf, gymnastics, kabaddi, karate-do, sepak takraw, squash, table tennis, taekwondo, weightlifting and wushu.[3] Athletes from the Malaysia won overall 42 medals (including eight golds), and clinched eleventh spot in the medal table.[4] A Sani Karim was the chief of the delegation.[5]

Malaysia at the
2006 Asian Games
Flag of Malaysia.svg
IOC codeMAS
NOCOlympic Council of Malaysia
Websitewww.olympic.org.my (in English)
in Doha
Competitors244 in 23 sports
Flag bearer Josiah Ng[1][2]
Medals
Ranked 11th
Gold
8
Silver
17
Bronze
17
Total
42
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 16
  Badminton 1 0 3 4 4
  Bodybuilding 0 1 0 1 9
  Bowling 3 3 0 6 2
  Cue sports 0 1 0 1 9
  Cycling 0 1 0 1 7
  Diving 0 1 3 4 3
  Equestrian 0 1 2 3 6
  Gymnastics 0 1 0 1 6
  Karate 0 4 3 7 8
  Sailing 1 0 1 2 7
  Sepaktakraw 0 2 1 3 4
  Squash 2 1 1 4 1
  Wushu 1 0 2 3 3
Total 8 17 17 42 11

Multiple medalistsEdit

Malaysian competitors that have won at least two medals.

Name Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Esther Cheah Bowling 2 3 5
Shalin Zulkifli Bowling 1 1 2
Zandra Aziela Ibrahim Bowling 1 1 2
Koo Kien Keat Badminton 1 1 2
Tan Boon Heong Badminton 1 1 2
Azlan Mubin Sepaktakraw 2 2
Mohd Normanizam Ahmad Sepaktakraw 2 2
Muhd Futra Abdul Ghani Sepaktakraw 2 2
Sulaiman Salleh Sepaktakraw 2 2
Zulkarnain Arif Sepaktakraw 2 2
Azman Nasruddin Sepaktakraw 1 1 2
Qabil Ambak Mahamad Fathil Equestrian 1 1 2
Saufi Salleh Sepaktakraw 1 1 2
Elizabeth Jimie Diving 2 2
Lee Chong Wei Badminton 2 2
Leong Mun Yee Diving 2 2
Mohd Fairuzizuan Mohd Tazari Badminton 2 2
Wong Pei Tty Badminton 2 2

MedallistsEdit

The following Malaysian competitors won medals at the games; all dates are for December 2006.