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A long journey to win gold in the Asian Para Games
Oct 24, 2014
It took 15 years for her to get out of the house after an accident that paralyzed her from the waist down. She first got involved in table tennis and then turned to athletics. Seven years later, she started training in various other sports. She has now won a gold medal in handcyc...

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Every participant is a winner at Incheon games
Oct 22, 2014
Dramas that are touching many hearts are unfolding everyday at the 2014 Asian Para Games currently underway in Incheon. Every participant who has overcome some kind of difficulty to stand in the arena is a winner, regardless of whether they win or lose. These athletes, with vario...

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Gold medals bring out emotion at Incheon games
Oct 21, 2014
The Korean team has fared well in athletics, bowling, wheelchair dance, swimming and boccia at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon. Korea is now ranked second in the medal count, with 32 gold, 17 silver and 32 bronze medals. Jeon Min-jae has become the first two-time gold medali...

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"Impossible leads us," Incheon Para Asian Games begin
Oct 20, 2014
The largest para games in Asia, the 11th Incheon Asian Para Games, raised the curtain on October 18 at the Incheon Munhak Stadium in Nam-gu (district), Incheon. Under the slogan “A Wave of Passion, Now Begins!,” the games will be held on the largest scale ever, since their establ...

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Team Korea set for Incheon Asian Para Games 2014
Oct 10, 2014
Team Korea's launch ceremony for the Incheon Asian Para Games 2014 took place on October 7 at the Korean Sports Training Center d'ground, the country's center for para sports, in Icheon, Gyeonggi-do (Gyeonggi Province). Second Vice Minister of Culture, Sports & Tourism Kim Ch...

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10 touching Asian Game moments
Oct 06, 2014
The 17th Incheon Asian Games 2014 closed on October 4. Athletes from the 45 participating countries and territories filled the medal tables at Incheon with their sweat and tears. Some of them felt delight, while others experienced regret in the space of a split second. All the re...

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16 days of excitement come to an end: Incheon Asian Gam...
Oct 06, 2014
The closing ceremony of the 17th Incheon Asian Games took place on October 4 at the Asiad Main Stadium. The 17th Incheon Asian Games wrapped up its 16-day journey on October 4. Set ablaze on September 19, the flame -- interspersed with streams of water to symbolize the har...

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‘We did our best, with no regrets'
Oct 01, 2014
Any kind of sporting match involves, inevitably, two sides of the same coin, bringing together both wins and losses, jubilation and frustration. Winners taste the joy of victory, whereas losers suffer the bitterness of defeat. That’s the way any sporting event goes. However, the ...

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Taekwondo goes global at Incheon Asian Games
Oct 01, 2014
Huang Yun Wen of Chinese Taipei (left) and Korea’s Yoon Jeongyeon launch simultaneous kicks during the women’s 53 kilogram event on September 30 in the Incheon Asian Games 2014.Thailand, Chinese Taipei, Iran and Uzbekistan. These are the countries that won gold medals during the ...

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Korea, China forge new friendship
Sep 29, 2014
Park Tae-hwan (center) smiles as he receives a birthday cake from Sun Yang, a rival Chinese swimmer, on September 26, one day before his actual birthday.Star swimmer Park Tae-hwan won two medals on the final day of the swimming competitions at the Incheon Asian Games 2014. At the...