Tennis at the 1978 Asian Games

Tennis was contested at the 1978 Asian Games in Bangkok, Thailand from December 10 to December 19, 1978. Tennis had doubles and singles events for men and women, as well as a mixed doubles competition.

Tennis
at the 1978 Asian Games
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Dates10–19 December
← 1974
1982 →

Indonesia dominated the competition, finishing first in medal table with 3 gold medals.

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's singles
details
Atet Wijono
  Indonesia
Shigeyuki Nishio
  Japan
Tetsu Kuramitsu
  Japan
Nadir Ali Khan
  Pakistan
Men's doubles
details
  Indonesia
Yustedjo Tarik
Hadiman
  China
Xu Meilin
Gu Minghua
  India
Shyam Minotra
Chiradip Mukerjea
  Thailand
Pichet Boratisa
Charuek Hengrasmee
Men's team
details
  Indonesia
Hadiman
Yustedjo Tarik
Gondo Widjojo
Atet Wijono
  Pakistan
Jamil Ahmed
Nasir Munir Ahmed
Altaf Hussain
Nadir Ali Khan
  China
Gu Minghua
Sun Chunlai
Wang Fuzhang
Xu Meilin
  Japan
Tetsu Kuramitsu
Shigeyuki Nishio
Etsuo Uchiyama
Women's singles
details
Lee Duk-hee
  South Korea
Chen Juan
  China
Kiyoko Nomura
  Japan
Sonoe Yonezawa
  Japan
Women's doubles
details
  South Korea
Lee Duk-hee
Yang Jeong-soon
  Japan
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Kiyoko Nomura
  China
Chen Juan
Yu Liqiao
  Thailand
Suthasini Sirikaya
Sirikanya Hoonsiri
Women's team
details
  Japan
Kimiyo Hatanaka
Matsuko Matsushima
Kiyoko Nomura
Sonoe Yonezawa
  South Korea
Kim Nam-sook
Kim Soo-ok
Lee Duk-hee
Yang Jeong-soon
  Indonesia
Lita Sugiarto
Yolanda Soemarno
Ayi Sutarno
Elvis Tarik
Mixed doubles
details
  Thailand
Charuek Hengrasmee
Suthasini Sirikaya
  Japan
Etsuo Uchiyama
Matsuko Matsushima
  Indonesia
Hadiman
Ayi Sutarno
  Japan
Shigeyuki Nishio
Kimiyo Hatanaka

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Indonesia (INA)3025
2  South Korea (KOR)2103
3  Japan (JPN)1359
4  Thailand (THA)1023
5  China (CHN)0224
6  Pakistan (PAK)0112
7  India (IND)0011
Totals (7 entries)771327

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