2007 National Games of India

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33rd National Games of India
Rongmon Statue at Sorusajai Stadium.jpg
Statue of games mascot Rongmon in front of Sarusajai Stadium
CountryIndia
Teams participating33
Athletes participating10,945
Events32
Opening ceremony9 February 2007 (2007-02-09)
Closing ceremony18 February 2007 (2007-02-18)
Officially opened bySonia Gandhi
Officially closed byDr. Manmohan Singh
Torch lighterBhogeswar Baruah
2002 2011  >

The 2007 National Games, also known as the 33rd National Games of India, was held from 9 February 2007 to 18 February 2007 in Guwahati, Assam, India.

Congress president Sonia Gandhi declared the 33rd National Games open amid clamorous cheering from the 30,000 strong crowd at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium. Bihar did not participate in the games.

Medal table[edit]

  *   Host nation (Assam)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Services594637142
2Manipur513240123
3Assam*385357148
4Kerala31192575
5Haryana30222880
6Delhi27273286
7Punjab253940104
8Maharashtra25284497
9Uttar Pradesh25183477
10Karnataka21212971
11Andhra Pradesh21172058
12Madhya Pradesh12193263
13West Bengal12131843
14Tamil Nadu10212051
15Jharkhand69722
16Chandigarh53816
17Orissa52815
18Uttarakhand44513
19Gujarat341219
20Jammu Kashmir331016
21Chhattisgarh3306
22Himachal Pradesh3227
23Sikkim2226
24Rajasthan141015
25Goa1225
26Nagaland11911
27Mizoram1078
28Andaman Nicobar06410
29Meghalaya0145
30Arunachal Pradesh0033
Totals (30 nations)4254215491395

Closing ceremony[edit]

Capacity crowd witnessed the closing ceremony. Prime Minister of India Dr Manmohan Singh, Governor of Assam Lt Gen (Retd) Ajai Singh, Chief Minister of Assam Tarun Gogoi and Indian Olympic Association president Suresh Kalmadi were also present at the ceremony. [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-03-11. Retrieved 2018-09-05.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

External links[edit]

Official website