The London 2012 Summer Olympics
Rhythmic Gymnast Ups Chance of a Medal
Korean rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae was off to a great start in the Olympics, finishing fourth out of 24 competitors with a score of 55.900 in the qualification round on Thursday...
Aug. 10, 2012 13:35
LG Boss Pledges Cash Prize for Gymnastics Gold Medalist
LG Group Chairman Koo Bon-moo will give gymnastics gold medalist Yang Hak-seon W500 million to reward his achievement in the men's vault at the London Olympic Games (US$1=W1,127)....
Aug. 10, 2012 11:19
Korean, Japanese Football Squads Forced to Share Hotel
As if tension between the Korean and Japanese Olympic football teams was not sky-high already ahead of their bronze-medal match, the two sides were surprised to find themselves...
Aug. 10, 2012 10:32
Korean Women's Volleyball Team Beat Odds to Semifinal
The Korean women's volleyball team was a surprise winner in the Olympic quarterfinals against world No. 4 Italy on Wednesday (Korean time). Korea beat Italy 3-1 to advance to the...
Aug. 09, 2012 13:23
Korea Wins 2 More Silver Medals
Korea's taekwondo player Lee Dae-hoon won a silver medal in the men's -58 kg match at the 2012 London Olympics early Thursday. In the final at the ExCeL Arena in London, Lee...
Aug. 09, 2012 12:32
Int'l Press Note Dubious Calls in Korea vs. Brazil
The international press were quick to point out dubious calls against Korea in its semifinal football match against Brazil at the London Olympics early Wednesday. In the 10th...
Aug. 09, 2012 11:55