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Korea controls own destiny at men's hockey worlds

Despite a crushing 5-0 loss at the hands of Austria at the men's hockey world championship on Thursday, South Korea still controls its own destiny.And the formula is simple: Just win, baby. (Yonhap)Af...

Updated : 2017.04.28 15:37

Korean women's hockey rises one spot in world rankings

South Korea has risen one spot in women's world hockey rankings following a recent world title.The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) announced its 2017 world women's rankings on Friday, and S...

Updated : 2017.04.28 13:20

Korea falls to Austria for 1st loss at hockey worlds

South Korea has suffered its first loss of the men's hockey world championship in Ukraine.South Korea, ranked 23rd, dropped to 17th-ranked Austria 5-0 on Thursday (local time) at the International Ice...

Updated : 2017.04.28 09:20

Two Korean clubs eliminated from AFC Champions League contention

Two South Korean football clubs were eliminated from knockout berth contention in the Asian Football Confederation Champions League after Wednesday's losses. Ulsan Hyundai were blanked 4-0 by Japanese...

Updated : 2017.04.27 10:03

Ex-Dutch Olympic champion to coach Korean speed skating team

Former Dutch Olympic speed skating champion Bob de Jong will coach the South Korean national team for next year's Winter Olympics, the sport's national federation said Wednesday.The Korea Skating Unio...

Updated : 2017.04.27 10:03

Four cross-country skiers suspended from nat‘l team for drinking

Four male South Korean cross-country skiers have been suspended from the national team after they were caught drinking during the Asian Winter Games, the sport's national governing body said Thursday....

Updated : 2017.04.27 09:32

Reigning Olympic rhythmic gymnastics champ to visit Korea

GOYANG -- Reigning Olympic rhythmic gymnastics champion Margarita Mamun will visit South Korea to promote tourism in a local city, officials here said Wednesday. Margarita Mamun (Yonhap)The Goyang Cit...

Updated : 2017.04.26 18:04

Korean scorer 'not surprised' with team's winning streak at hockey worlds

South Korea has taken the hockey world by storm this week, emerging as the only undefeated nation at the International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship Division I Group A in Ukraine.South Kore...

Updated : 2017.04.26 12:58

Korean Air CEO to lead Korea's pro volleyball league

The chief of South Korea's largest flagship carrier has been appointed as the new leader of the nation's professional volleyball league, officials here said Tuesday.The Korea Volleyball Federation, th...

Updated : 2017.04.25 16:21

Korean to run unopposed for 4th term as int'l taekwondo chief

South Korean Choue Chung-won will run unopposed for a fourth term as the international taekwondo chief, the martial art's governing body said Tuesday.The World Taekwondo Federation said Choue is the s...

Updated : 2017.04.25 11:03

Korea stuns Kazakhstan for 2nd straight win at men's hockey worlds

South Korea stunned Kazakhstan for its second straight victory at the men's hockey world championships in Ukraine.South Korea, ranked 23rd, rallied with four third-period goals to take down No. 16 Kaz...

Updated : 2017.04.24 10:09

Korea defeats Poland to open men’s hockey worlds

South Korea has opened the men’s hockey world championship in Ukraine with a victory.Four different players scored for South Korea in the 4-2 win over Poland on Saturday at the International Ice Hock...

Updated : 2017.04.23 15:52

Park Tae-hwan to make season debut in US in May

Former Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan will make his season debut in the United States next month, officials said Friday, as he's gearing up for his first world championships in six years.His ...

Updated : 2017.04.21 15:06

King Sejong Institutes to promote PyeongChang Winter Games

South Korea will promote the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics to foreigners visiting state-run King Sejong Institutes set up overseas to teach the Korean language, a public foundation that manages the...

Updated : 2017.04.20 17:22

Murray returns from injury and reaches Monte Carlo 3rd round

MONACO -- Top-ranked Andy Murray returned from an elbow injury to beat Gilles Muller of Luxembourg 7-5, 7-5 in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday.  The right elbow injury prompt...

Updated : 2017.04.20 13:17