The IOC has given the rights to Japan to host the Olympic games. No other Asian nation has be selected as of 2011.
Sapporo, Japan in 1972Nagano, Japan in 1998
Tokyo, Japan, 1964.
No, Asia has hosted 5 Olympics ... 1) 1964 Summer Games in Tokyo, Japan. 2) 1972 Winter Games in Sapporo, Japan. 3) 1988 Summer Games in Seoul, South Korea. 4) 1998 Winter Games in Nagano, Japan. 5) 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, China. Asia will host its 6th Olympics when the 2018 Winter Games are held in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
Of the 5 continents symbolized by the Olympic rings (Australia, Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas) only Africa has not hosted an Olympic Games.
Prior to the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, that was the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan.
The world cup was hosted in Asia only once in 2002 . When Japan and south Korea shared it.
Japan and China
4 (Americas, Europe, Australia, and Asia)
japan host the first olympic in Asia in 1964.