Griffey Jr., Piazza elected to the illustrious Hall of Fame

NEW YORK - Ken Griffey Jr. was elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame with the highest voting percentage ever on Wednesday, and Mike Piazza...

Athletes Show Olympic Spirit Beyond Medals

  After Speed Skating Women’s 500m game on February 18, gold medalist Nao Kodaira and silver medalist Lee Sang-hwa smiled at each other. Kodaira, embracing...

South Korea Scowl at Sexist and Ultranationalist Olympic Commentaries

An increasing number of Koreans are seeking refuge in the World Wide Web to watch the 2016 Rio Olympic Games without commentators shouting ultranationalist...

Ronaldo denies he wants to leave Real Madrid

MADRID - Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday dismissed rumors that he wants to leave Real Madrid and said coach Rafa Benitez is doing a good...

Korean-Born Russian Speed-Skater Viktor Ahn Banned from 2018 Games

Former South Korean short track gold medalist who acquired Russian citizenship in 2011, Viktor Ahn has been barred from 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. January...

Lydia Ko Speaks Up for Equal Pay in Golf

  “Hopefully one day it will be equal.” The world’s number one female golfer Lydia Ko recently interviewed with Yahoo Sports, saying that the prize gap...

South Korean Fencing Gold Medalist Sang-young Park Says Winning is not the Goal

  On August 9, a gold medal hung around South Korean fencer Sang-young Park's neck after winning the Men's épée Individual Finals in Rio. The twenty-year-old...

World Taekwondo Federation Changes Its Name over Acronym

The World Taekwondo Federation, which has been gone by that name since its establishment in 1973, is changing its name due to the “negative...

Real Madrid signs Zidane as coach

MADRID - Real Madrid fired coach Rafa Benitez after only seven months on Monday and replaced him with its former star player Zinedine Zidane. Club...

Ryu Hyun-jin Injures Left Arm Before Playoff

Ryu Hyun-jin (30) has injured his left arm during a game, and it seems like his injury may be a playoff opportunity for other...

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