1997 Summer Universiade

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XIX Summer Universiade
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Nations participating 124
Athletes participating 3,949
Events 10 sports
Opening ceremony August 20
Closing ceremony August 31
Torch Lighter Anarita Sidotti
Main venue Stadio La Favorita/Stadio Angelo Massimino

The 1997 Summer Universiade, also known as the XIX Summer Universiade, took place in the island of Sicily, Italy.

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Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  United States 20 19 22 61
2  Ukraine 17 6 4 27
3  Japan 14 8 11 33
4  Russia 10 14 10 34
5  China 10 9 7 26
6  Italy 7 14 10 31
7  Cuba 7 11 4 22
8  Hungary 7 4 1 12
9  South Korea 5 3 2 10
10  Slovakia 4 0 2 6
11  Romania 3 4 6 13
12  Belarus 3 2 3 8
13  Brazil 3 2 1 6
14  France 2 4 6 12
15  Australia 2 3 5 10
16  South Africa 2 2 2 6
17  Germany 2 1 8 11
18  Great Britain 2 1 3 6
19  Chinese Taipei 2 1 1 4
20  Nigeria 2 0 0 2
21  Czech Republic 1 4 4 9
22  Mexico 1 2 1 4
22  Netherlands 1 2 1 4
24  Poland 1 1 5 7
25  Greece 1 0 0 1
26  Canada 0 4 4 8
27  Jamaica 0 2 1 3
28  Kenya 0 1 1 2
28  Portugal 0 1 1 2
30  Belgium 0 1 0 1
30  Israel 0 1 0 1
30  Spain 0 1 0 1
33  Austria 0 0 3 3
34  Slovenia 0 0 2 2
35  Bulgaria 0 0 1 1
35  Croatia 0 0 1 1
35  Cyprus 0 0 1 1
35  Qatar 0 0 1 1
Total 129 129 135 393

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