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Thursday Sep 11 | Chosun Ilbo

Big Matches to Watch out for in Upcoming Asian Games

Fans wait for several exciting matches as star athletes will compete in the upcoming Asian Games which will kick off on Sept. 19. For Korea, 11 out of 16 athletes who won gold in the 2012 Olympics in London will compete in Incheon.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Archery, Summer Olympic, Olympic Badminton, Yong Dae Lee

Tue Sep 09, 2014

WNFL-AM Green Bay

Asiad gives South Korea chance to end awful 2014 o...

South Korea's sporting reputation has taken a battering of late with a dire World Cup campaign in Brazil and disappointing medal haul from the Sochi Olympics, but a shot at redemption is at hand as 10,000 athletes from around the region pour into Incheon for the 17th Asian Games. South Korea has played second fiddle to sports powerhouse China at the last four Games and would be happy to keep that streak going in Incheon, west of Seoul, where the target is 90 gold medals and maintaining bragging rights over rivals Japan.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jin Hyek Oh, Olympic Archery, Summer Olympic, Swimming, Olympic Badminton, Yong Dae Lee

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Nerve News

Spaniard Carolina clinches World Badminton Championship

Spaniard Carolina Marin stunned reigning Olympic champion Li Xuerui of China to become the first European in 15 years to clinch the women's singles title at the World Badminton Championships here Sunday.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Yu Yang, Sports, Olympic Badminton, Sung Hyun Ko, Olympics, Yong Dae Lee, Summer Olympics, Yang Yu, Olympic Sailing, Xiaoli Wang

Sat Aug 30, 2014


China secures 2 golds in badminton worlds, Chen Long into final

China has secured the women's and mixed doubles gold medals at the world badminton championships while Chen Long has set up a men's title clash with top-seeded Lee Chong Wei.


Related Topix: Long Chen, Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Yunlei Zhao, Sung Hyun Ko, Yong Dae Lee, Carolina Marin

Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Star Online

Kien Kiat not in best shape for World Championships

Kien Kiat , seen here with Granular club coach Bodin Issara in March has been focusing more on coaching since he quit the national team.


Related Topix: Sports, Cai Yun, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Fu Haifeng, Olympics, Yong Dae Lee, Summer Olympics, Yun Cai, Haifeng Fu


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35