Asiad organizers vow to put on memorable opening, closing ceremonies

Organizers of the 2014 Asian Games pledged Wednesday to stage impressive opening and closing ceremonies of the continent's largest sports event with programs that will show all 45 participating countries can become one.Film direct...

Star-studded lineup to open Asiad

The upcoming Incheon Asian Games’ opening ceremony can hardly be described as a lavish showpiece extravaganza, as was the case in some recent mega sports events. It will send a simple but powerful message to all Asians: “Unite a...

Gun-toting mission

JINCHEON (Yonhap) ― South Korean shooter Kim Jang-mi was one of the country’s surprising gold medalists at the 2012 London Olympics, where she won the women’s 25-meter pistol event.London was her first Summer Games. As she gets...

Candidates for nat'l football coach narrowed down to 4 or 5: official

South Korea has narrowed down the candidates for its men's national team head coach to four or five, the sport's technical director said Wednesday.Lee Yong-soo, head of the technical committee at the Korea Football Association, to...