9th were held from November 19, 1982 to December 4, 1982 in Asian Games Delhi, India. An incredible 74 Asian and Asian Games records were broken. This was also the first Asiad to be held under the aegis of the Olympic Council of Asia. 
A total of 3,411 athletes from 33
National Olympic Committees (NOCs) participated in these games, competing in 196 events in 21 sports and 23 disciplines. The number of participating countries was the greatest in Asian Games history. Handball, equestrian, rowing and golf were included for the first time; fencing and bowling were excluded. 
Obverse: National Emblem of India, face value and country name in Hindi and English.
Reverse: Symbol of the IX Asian Games, venue of games and year.
24,330,000 coins minted to commemorate the Asian Games.
Participating nations [ edit ]
Medal table [ edit ]
The top ten ranked NOCs at these Games are listed below. The host nation, India, is highlighted.
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