The London 2012 Summer Olympics
Korean Olympic Footballer Faces Probe Over 'Political Message'
The International Olympic Committee is investigating a Korean football player for holding up a sign deemed to have a political message after Korea's 2-0 victory over Japan at the...
Aug. 13, 2012 10:15
Football Team's Olympic Bronze Bodes Well for Brazil World Cup
Korean football, which surprised the world 10 years ago by reaching the semifinals of the 2002 World Cup, has opened a new chapter in its history by winning its first-ever Olympic...
Aug. 13, 2012 09:40
Gymnast Son Vows to Medal in Rio After Narrow Miss in London
Rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae took fifth place in the individual all-round final at the London Olympics on Saturday with 111.475 points. After the event, she told the press, "I...
Aug. 13, 2012 09:35
U.S. Wins Most Olympic Overall Medals and Golds
The last day of the 2012 Olympic games ended with America on top of the medal standings, winning 104 overall, including 46 gold. China's finished second with 87 medals that...
Aug. 13, 2012 08:22
Ugandan Wins Olympic Men's Marathon on Final Day
The London 2012 Olympics drew to a close on Sunday with Russia winning three gold, the United States extending its lead in the gold medal standings by two and a Ugandan scoring an...
Aug. 13, 2012 07:57
Special Guidebook Promotes Korea at London Olympics
A PR expert and professor at Sungshin Women's University in Seoul has compiled a guidebook promoting Korea and distributed 10,000 copies in London during the Olympics. Seo...
Aug. 10, 2012 13:38