The London 2012 Summer Olympics
Olympic Football Manager Slams Park Jong-woo's Exclusion
Olympic football team manager Hong Myung-bo on Wednesday slammed a decision by the Korean Olympic Committee and the Korea Football Association to exclude footballer Park Jong-woo...
Aug. 23, 2012 13:35
Disgraced Olympic Badminton Players Get Off Lightly
Several Korean badminton coaches and players got off with relatively light punishments after stoking controversy by intentionally trying to lose a match to get a better draw at...
Aug. 23, 2012 10:54
Hyundai Rewards Trophy-Laden Olympic Archers with Cash Prizes
Hyundai Motor Group chairman Chung Mong-koo gave the Korean national archery team a W1.6 billion bonus (US$1=W1,136) to congratulate them on their grand achievements at the London...
Aug. 23, 2012 09:33
Gymnasts Get Olympic Bonus
Gymnastics gold medalist Yang Hak-seon has received a bonus of W100 million for his stellar achievement in the men's vault at the London Olympics (US$1=W1,135). The Korea...
Aug. 21, 2012 12:55
Swimmer Park Tae-hwan Exchanges Silver Medal for Real One
The silver medal that swimmer Park Tae-hwan won in the men's 200-m freestyle at the London Olympics was not the real deal but rather a counterfeit version, according to the Korean...
Aug. 21, 2012 09:57
Korea Reports to FIFA Over Olympic Footballer
The Korea Football Association has sent an official to FIFA headquarters in Zurich to explain why midfielder Park Jong-woo held up a sign asserting Korea's sovereignty over the...
Aug. 16, 2012 09:53