|Events||296 in 25 sports|
|Opening ceremony||20 September|
|Closing ceremony||5 October|
|Officially opened by||Chun Doo-hwan|
President of South Korea
|Officially closed by||Fahad Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah|
President of the Olympic Council of Asia
|Torch lighter||Jang Jae-keun and Park Mi-sun|
The 1986 Asian Games, officially known as the X Asian Games, was a sports event in Seoul, South Korea. It occurred from 20 September to 5 October, 1986. There were 296 events from 25 sports and disciplines.
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- "서울아시아경기대회". Encyclopedia of Korean Culture. Retrieved 12 February 2019.