Gwangju Universiade marks D-100

The organizers of the Gwangju Summer Universiade will mark 100 days until the games on Wednesday with various promotional events in Seoul and Gwangju.The event will be held from July 3 to 14, during which some 20,000 staff and stu...

Talented midfielder injured ahead of S. Korea's Olympic football qualification

South Korea lost one of its most gifted young players ahead of its early Olympic football qualification matches scheduled in Indonesia, officials announced Monday.The Korea Football Association said Ryu Seung-woo, a midfielder for...

S. Korea loses to France in race to host 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

South Korea on Thursday came up short in a race to host the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.  At FIFA's Executive Board meeting in Zurich Thursday, South Korea lost out to France for the right to host the women's premier football ev...

PyeongChang Winter Games organizers launch separate entity for test events

The organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang said Monday they have launched a separate entity to operate test events.  Tentatively named "PyeongChang Winter Series Foundation," the new entity will work closely with ...