Pro hockey coaches predict ‘surprise’ for S. Korea at PyeongChang Winter Games

South Korea will face an uphill battle when it makes its Winter Olympic men’s hockey debut on home ice in 2018, but the coaches of three professional hockey clubs here

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After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe

AP – For the Olympics, it’s so-long Rio, hello Asia. The next three Olympics are headed for relatively calmer ports of call in South Korea, Japan and China following the

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Kyle Snyder becomes youngest American wrestler to win gold

American wrestler Kyle Snyder won gold on Sunday, becoming the youngest Olympic wrestling champion in U.S. history. The 20-year-old Snyder beat Khetag Goziumov of Azerbaijan, 2-1, for gold at 97

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2018 Olympic Games – the vision and strategy by Korea

Apart from the political situation dividing North and South Korea, Korea is united with a common traditional culture which is rich in art and lifestyle patterns. Starting from the historic

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Kevin Durant leads U.S. to runaway victory over Serbia for men’s basketball gold

After Kevin Durant made a three-pointer early in the second quarter, he walked back down the court while pounding his fist on his chest and yelling at his teammates on

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Pyeongchang Olympics Working to Avoid Rio Mishaps

SEOUL — With the Rio Olympics over, the countdown to the Pyeongchang winter games begins. But the organizers of the Olympics to be held in South Korea in 2018, are

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Rio Olympics: Mongolian wrestling coaches strip in protest of loss

Fenmo, Nathan — LATIMES Two Mongolian wrestling coaches stripped in protest Sunday after their wrestler lost the bronze medal match. The coaches had rushed to the mat in celebration minutes

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Rio 2016: Korean island sends energy-boosting abalone to Olympic golfers

Wando, an island at the southern end of South Korea, has sent 30 kilograms of smoked abalone to the Rio Olympic village to support South Korean athletes. Smoked abalone is

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Honduras gets by South Korea 1-0 in quarterfinals

South Korea took on Honduras with a spot in the semifinals on the line. Despite losing the possession battle and creating less chances, Honduras came out on top 1-0. South

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Bach praises “miracle” of Pyeongchang 2018 House

Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee, donned goggles here today and launched himself down a ski jump slope as snow blew through his hair. The goggles were a

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