The London 2012 Summer Olympics
Track and Field Events Get Underway
Track and field events, which provide the most medals in the Olympics, will finally start on Friday and last for 10 days, starting with the men's shot put. There are 47 gold...
Aug. 02, 2012 12:18
Surprise 1st Fencing Gold for Korea
Dark horse Kim Ji-yeon handed Korea its first ever gold medal in women's fencing on Thursday, defeating Russia's Sofya Velikaya 15-9 in the women's individual sabre final at the...
Aug. 02, 2012 11:31
Veteran Judoka Realizes Olympic Dream
Korea's 33-year-old veteran judoka Song Dae-nam beat Cuba's Asley Gonzalez bywaza-ari during the final of men's -90 kg judo at the ExCeL Arena in London on Thursday. It is Korea's...
Aug. 02, 2012 10:35
Korean Footballers Reach Quarterfinals
The Korean Olympic football team cruised to the quarterfinals for the first time since the Athens Olympics in 2004, drawing 0-0 against Gabon at Wembley Stadium in London on...
Aug. 02, 2012 10:33
Korea Wins Another Shooting Gold
A young Korean shooter won Olympic gold in the women's 25-m pistol at the Royal Artillery Barracks in London on Wednesday. Kim Jang-mi set the Olympic record with 591 points in...
Aug. 02, 2012 10:23
2.1 Million Attend Olympic Events in 3 Days
A total of 2.1 million spectators visited the competition venues in the first three days of the London Olympics, organizers said Tuesday. The number of daily spectators stood at...
Aug. 02, 2012 10:00