EuroSport Names 3 Koreans Among 50 Stars to Watch in Sochi

Figure skater Kim Yu-na and speed skaters Lee Sang-hwa and Mo Tae-bum have been included on a list of "50 stars to watch at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics" released on Wednesday by EuroSport.

From left, Mo Tae-bum, Lee Sang-hwa and Kim Yu-na From left, Mo Tae-bum, Lee Sang-hwa and Kim Yu-na

The sports network reported the stories of those "amazing athletes" looking to win gold at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

Short track gold medalist Viktor Ahn, who was born in Korea but is now competing for Russia, was also on the list, which features seven Asian athletes including Japanese figure skater Mao Asada.

englishnews@chosun.com / Feb. 07, 2014 10:05 KST