South Asian Games

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The South Asian Games (SAF Games, SAG, or SA games, & formerly known as South Asian Federation Games) are a biennial multi-sport event held among the athletes from South Asia.wikipedia
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South Asia Olympic Council

The governing body of these games is South Asia Olympic Council (SAOC), formed in 1983.
The South Asia Olympic Council (formerly known as South Asian Sports Federation, established 1981) is the governing body of South Asian Games.

Multi-sport event

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The South Asian Games (SAF Games, SAG, or SA games, & formerly known as South Asian Federation Games) are a biennial multi-sport event held among the athletes from South Asia.
Sub-Regional, such as the South Asian Games, Southeast Asian Games and the South American Games

2016 South Asian Games

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The XII South Asian Games was held at Guwahati and Shillong from 5 February to 16 February 2016.
The 2016 South Asian Games, officially the XII South Asian Games, is a major multi-sport event which took place from 5 February to 16 February 2016 in Guwahati and Shillong, India.

1984 South Asian Games

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The 1984 South Asian Games (or 1st SAF Games) was the first edition of South Asian Games.

1991 South Asian Games

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The 1991 South Asian Games (or 5th SAF Games) were held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 22 December to 31 December 1991.

1995 South Asian Games

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The 1995 South Asian Games (or 7th SAF Games) were held in Madras, India between 18 and 27 December 1995.

2010 South Asian Games

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This was the third time that the Bangladeshi capital hosted the South Asian Games, thus becoming the first city to hold the games three times.

Kathmandu

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The first South Asian Games were hosted by Kathmandu, Nepal in 1984.
The stadium was renovated with Chinese help before the 8th South Asian Games were held in Kathmandu and had floodlights installed.

2006 South Asian Games

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The 10th edition of SAF Games also marked the debut for Afghanistan.

2019 South Asian Games

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The 2019 South Asian Games, officially the XIII South Asian Games, is a major multi-sport event which will take place in 9–18 March 2019 in Kathmandu and Pokhara, Nepal.

India

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At present, SAG are joined by eight members namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.
India has traditionally been the dominant country at the South Asian Games.

Dhaka

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Dhaka has also hosted the South Asian Games three times, in 1985, 1993 and 2010.

Central Asian Games

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Central Asian Games
The others are the East Asian Games, the South Asian Games, the Southeast Asian Games (or SEA Games), and the West Asian Games.

East Asian Youth Games

East Asian Youth Games
The other four are the Central Asian Games, the South Asian Games, the Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games), and the West Asian Games.

Colombo

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The Sugathadasa Stadium is an international standard stadium for athletics, swimming and football, also held the South Asian Games in 1991 and 2006.

West Asian Games

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West Asian Games
The others are the Central Asian Games, the East Asian Games, the South Asian Games, and the Southeast Asian Games (or SEA Games).

Southeast Asian Games

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Southeast Asian Games
South Asian Games

South Asia

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The South Asian Games (SAF Games, SAG, or SA games, & formerly known as South Asian Federation Games) are a biennial multi-sport event held among the athletes from South Asia.

Afghanistan

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At present, SAG are joined by eight members namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Bangladesh

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At present, SAG are joined by eight members namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Bhutan

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At present, SAG are joined by eight members namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Maldives

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At present, SAG are joined by eight members namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.