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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Kuala Lumpur

Population

27,900,000

Size

329,847km²

Languages

  • Malay
  • English

Malaysia profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 1
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Larry Godfrey Brit Godfrey into archery last 16

Britain's Larry Godfrey eases through to the last 16 of the men's archery with a convincing victory over Juan Rene Serrano.

30 Jul 12

Nur Suryani Mohamad Taibi Pregnant Malaysian misses final

Malaysian mother-to-be Nur Suryani Mohamad Taibi is positive despite failing to make it to the Olympic 10m air rifle final.

2012 dates for your diary

2 Jan 12

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Malaysia at the Olympics

63 London 2012 ranking

70 Beijing 2008 ranking

1956 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Badminton 0 1 0 RANK 3
Diving 0 0 1 RANK 7
View the London 2012 medal table for Malaysia