The first Asian host of the Winter Olympics was the city of Sapporo in Japan which hosted the 1972 Games
Japan and South Korea.
Tokyo in Japan hosted the 1964 Summer Olympics.
Sapporo, Japan wsa the first Asian city to host the Winter Olympics. It was held in 1972.
Japan. The Winter Olympics have only ever been in one Asian country, Japan. That is until 2018 when Pyeongchang, South Korea hosts.
South Korea was the second unique Asian country to hold the Olympics in 1988. (Japan had held both the Winter and the Summer Olympics before then)
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.
31964 Tokyo, Japan1988 Seoul, South Korea2008 Beijing, China
Yes, they hosted the 1998 Asian Games.
Japan and South Korea jointly hosted it in 2002, becoming the first Asian countries to do so.
The Asian Football Confederation's 1988 AFC Asian Cup was hosted by Qatar.
India hosted the first Asian games.
The last time an Asian nation hosted the world cup was in 2002.
The Asian Games (also known as the Asiad) are a series of competitions that countries from all over Asia. In total 46 nations have participated in the games over sixteen competitions. New Delhi was the first city to host the Asian Games when it hosted in 1951. In 2014 the Asian Games will be hosted by Incheon, South Korea.
New Delhi hosted the first Asian Games in 1951 and the ninth Asian Games in 1982.
Japan and Korea co-hosted the finals in 2002. Qatar will host in 2022.
Which is the only Indian city to have hosted Asian games till date
Guangzhou hosted the 2010 Asian Games.
The IOC has given the rights to Japan to host the Olympic games. No other Asian nation has be selected as of 2011.
They co-hosted the 2007 Asian Cup.
Malaysia hosted the 1998 Commonwealth Games.
Bangkok, Thailand has hosted the Asian Games 4 times - 1966, 1970, 1978, and 1998. Only one other city has hosted them more than once, that being New Delhi who hosted in 1951 and 1982.
Yes, Tehran held the 1974 Asian Games.
Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur) was the first Asian nation to host the Commonwealth Games; they hosted the 1998 Games.