CIMB Sponsors First Footballer Players Tokyo Governor Defends Venue Relocation Boat Damaged By Garbage In Rio Bay Tokyo 2020 Olympics Costs Jump Rio Organizers Say Games On Course South Korean FA Talks Coaching Search Athletes To Carry Out Own Water Tests Cho Nominated As New '18 Games Head IOC Invites Skateboarding To YOG BOC To Spend $600M On 2016 Games
Enter amount in full numerical value, without currency symbol or commas (ex: 3000000).
Upcoming Conferences and Events
SBD Global/August 13, 2012/Olympics
South Korean Football Players Celebrate Military Exemption After Winning Bronze Medal
Published August 13, 2012
SOUTH KOREA INVESTIGATES: YONHAP reported that Korean Olympic Committee President Park Yong-sung has "vowed to investigate badminton and fencing officials for their roles in off-field controversies." Park said that he will "look to hold badminton coaches responsible for the match-throwing scandal" that saw four South Korean females doubles players disqualified from the London Games. Park also held the Korean Fencing Federation "responsible for its poor handling of a high-profile judging dispute involving epee fencer Shin A-Iam (YONHAP, 8/12).