1987 Southeast Asian Games

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14th Southeast Asian Games
Host city Jakarta
Country Indonesia
Nations participating 8
Sports 29
Opening ceremony 9 September
Closing ceremony 20 September
Officially opened by Suharto
President of Indonesia
Ceremony venue Gelora Senayan Stadium
1985 1989  >

The 1987 Southeast Asian Games (Indonesian: Pesta Olahraga Asia Tenggara 1987), officially known as the 14th Southeast Asian Games, was a multi-sport event held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 9 to 20 September 1987 with 29 sports featured in the games. This was Indonesia's second time to host the games and its first time since 1979. The games was opened and closed by President of Indonesia Suharto at the Gelora Senayan Stadium.[1] The final medal tally was led by host Indonesia, followed by Thailand and the Philippines.

The games[edit]

Participating nations[edit]

Sports[edit]

Medal table[edit]

A total of 1142 medals, comprising 373 Gold medals, 371 Silver medals and 398 Bronze medals were awarded to athletes. The host Indonesia's performance was their best ever yet and emerged as overall champion of the games.[2]

Key

  *   Host nation (Indonesia)

1987 Southeast Asian Games medal table
Rank NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Indonesia (INA)* 183 136 84 403
2  Thailand (THA) 63 57 67 187
3  Philippines (PHI) 59 78 69 206
4  Malaysia (MAS) 35 41 67 143
5  Singapore (SIN) 19 38 64 121
6  Burma (BIR) 13 15 21 49
7  Brunei (BRU) 1 5 17 23
8  Cambodia (CAM) 0 1 9 10
Total (8 NOCs) 373 371 398 1142

References[edit]

  1. ^ Percy Seneviratne (1993) Golden Moments: the S.E.A Games 1959-1991 Dominie Press, Singapore ISBN 981-00-4597-2
  2. ^ OCA Medal Tally

External links[edit]


Preceded by
1985
Bangkok, Thailand
Southeast Asian Games Succeeded by
1989
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia