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Two Korean fighters vow to win at UFC Singapore event

Two South Korean mixed martial arts fighters said Friday they are confident that they will leave the Octagon with victories at an upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship event because it's going to b...

Updated : 2017.05.12 15:45

N. Korean taekwondo demonstration team invited to world championships in S. Korea

The world’s taekwondo governing body has extended an invitation to a North Korean demonstration team to this year’s world championships to be held south of the border, its officials said Thursday. ...

Updated : 2017.05.11 18:08

Men's hockey team to open off-ice training camp next week

Fresh off a promotion to the world's top competition, the South Korean men's national hockey team will open its off-ice training camp next week. The Korea Ice Hockey Association said Thursday the pl...

Updated : 2017.05.11 13:56

Figure skating hottest ticket for Pyeongchang 2018 after 1st phase of sales

The ladies' figure skating singles final was the hottest ticket for next year's Winter Olympics to be held in South Korea, organizers said Monday. The organizing committee for the 2018 PyeongChang W...

Updated : 2017.05.09 09:51

Korean volleyball star to choose between Chinese, Turkish leagues for next season

South Korean volleyball star Kim Yeon-koung said Monday she will either stay in Turkey or move to China for next season. Kim, considered one of the world's best attackers today, returned home after ...

Updated : 2017.05.08 16:12

Park Tae-hwan picks up 3rd title in 1st meet of season

Former Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan has capped off his first competition of the season with yet another victory. Park won the men's 1,500-meter freestyle gold at Arena Pro Swim Series at ...

Updated : 2017.05.08 11:14

Park Tae-hwan wins season debut in US

Former Olympic swimming champion Park Tae-hwan has won his much-anticipated season debut. The South Korean star captured the men‘s 400-meter freestyle title at Arena Pro Swim Series at McAuley Aqua...

Updated : 2017.05.06 10:53

Korean hockey forward driven to win before military service

INCHEON -- During last week's men's hockey world championship, South Korean forward Shin Sang-hoon had a rather unusual source of motivation to draw upon: his impending military service. All healthy...

Updated : 2017.04.30 15:04

Canadian-born hockey player enjoys being part of development in Korea

INCHEON -- For Eric Regan, a Canadian-born hockey defenseman now representing South Korea, nothing is tougher than watching his teammates battle on the ice while he's sidelined with an injury. Despi...

Updated : 2017.04.30 15:03

No secret to Korean hockey's success but hard work: coach

INCHEON -- South Korea has defied odds to qualify for the top-tier competition in international men's hockey, and head coach Jim Paek says there's no big secret to it other than hard work. Paek, a f...

Updated : 2017.04.30 14:27

Nat'l men's hockey team makes triumphant return home with world championship berth

INCHEON -- The South Korean men's national hockey team made a triumphant return home on Sunday, having secured the country's first berth in the top-tier world championship. Coached by former Nationa...

Updated : 2017.04.30 13:25

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. (Yonha...

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, an...

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 ...

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 Japane...

Updated : 2017.04.27 10:03