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Mongolian baseball team: 'We will win next time'
Sep 26, 2014
On September 25, day six of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games, Japan and Mongolia faced off against each other in a baseball preliminary group match at the Munhak Baseball Stadium. Mongolia was defeated, as most baseball fans and sport critics predicted. They lost the game 21-0, but m...


Incheon Asian Games seen through numbers
Sep 24, 2014
The 2014 Incheon Asian Games have much to do with the numbers three, six and would like to take a closer look at the games' 16-day official run, from the opening ceremony on September 19 through to the closing ceremony on October 4, as seen through numbers. 3rd▶ ...


Smaller countries face challenges in Asian Games
Sep 23, 2014
The 2014 Incheon Asian Games, currently on day four of its 15-day run, are being participated in by more than 9,000 athletes from 45 Asian countries and territories. The athletes from all across Asia are competing in 36 sports and vying for over 1,300 medals. Among them are a num...


Some sports only available at Asian Games
Sep 23, 2014
Incheon is in a festive mood these days as it hosts the 17th Incheon Asian Games, currently on day four of its 15-day run. A range of sports are making the games even more exciting, as they are non-Olympic events that can only be seen in the Asian Games. Among them are sepakta...


Asian athletes unite in Incheon, regardless of wins, lo...
Sep 23, 2014
Four days into the Incheon Asian Games 2014, and cheers and shouts of, “Go, Korea!” and “Go, Hong Kong!” echoed across the Yeonhui Cricket Ground in Seo-gu, Incheon, on September 22 as Asia's biggest sporting event continued on its 15-day run. The women’s cricket teams from Korea...


Sepaktakraw, beach volleyball start off Day 2 of Asian ...
Sep 22, 2014
A range of preliminary and run-off sporting events has been well under way in Incheon, where the 17th Asian Games are currently taking place. On September 20, the second day of the competition, two net sports -- sepaktakraw and beach volleyball -- were showcased. Sepaktakraw, alo...


Korea wins series of gold medals in judo, fencing
Sep 22, 2014
Korea won a series of gold medals at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon over the weekend. On September 20 and 21, Korean fencers won four gold medals in men's épée, women's sabre, women's foil and men's sabre, as well as three silver and one bronze, winning medals in all categories ...


Asian Games kick off in Incheon
Sep 20, 2014
The Incheon Asian Games 2014, one of the biggest sporting events on the continent of Asia, kicked off its 16-day run on September 19, with a spectacular opening ceremony at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. Under the theme of “Diversity Shines Here,” the sporting festival for all 4...


Games anthem reverberates across Incheon
Sep 18, 2014
Poet Ko Un's voice will resound across the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium at 6:00 p.m. on September 19 during the opening ceremony for the Incheon Asian Games 2014. The anthem for the 17th Asiad, where visitors will, "Meet the Future of Asia," was specially produced under the dire...


Men's soccer team beats Saudi Arabia, enters Round of 1...
Sep 18, 2014
The Korean national men's soccer team defeated Saudi Arabia 1-0, entering the Round of 16 in the football competition at the Incheon Asian Games. During the second Group A match, at the Wa Stadium in Ansan, Gyeonggi-do (Gyeonggi Province), on September 17, Kim Seung-dae scored th...