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Is Korean-American E.J. OK the Greatest Basketball Player You Have Never Heard Of?

» by August 6th, 2014 at 7:31 am » Comments (3)

Via a reader tip comes this interesting article in KoreAm magazine that does a profile of quite possibly the greatest female basketball player ever to come out of Korea that ...more »

Hanwha Eagles Baseball Team Introduces Fanbots

» by July 31st, 2014 at 3:27 am » Comments (3)

Via a reader tip comes the below YouTube video that shows how the Korean professional baseball team, the Hanwha Eagles have developed "Fanbots" to allow people who cannot physically be ...more »

Tweet of the Day: Non-Korean Korean Fans

» by June 24th, 2014 at 4:07 pm » Comments (6)

Meet the non-Koreans backing South Korea at the #WorldCup.— WSJ Asia (@WSJAsia) June 23, 2014 more »

Michelle Wie wins the U.S. Open

» by June 22nd, 2014 at 2:56 pm » Comments (4)

She did it with a very steady round of even par 70. She finished two shots ahead of Stacy Lewis. Going into the final round, Wie was tied for first with ...more »

South Korea Ties Russia 1-1 at World Cup After Lucky Goal

» by June 18th, 2014 at 7:12 am » Comments (8)

It seems this year that Koreans do not have their hopes very high compared to prior years in regards to their World Cup team.  These concerns may be well founded ...more »

Tweet of the Day: Got a Ryu Hyun-jin Bobblehead?

» by May 15th, 2014 at 4:23 pm » Comments (1)

Dodgers to give away Ryu Hyun-jin bobbleheads on May 27— The Korea Times (@koreatimes) May 14, 2014 more »

Lydia Ko wins Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic

» by April 27th, 2014 at 7:26 pm » Comments (0)

It was the third tour win, but first as a professional, for the Korean Kiwi golfer. Lydia Ko birdied the final hole for her third LPGA Tour victory and first as ...more »

Seung-Yul Noh wins Zurich Classic

» by April 27th, 2014 at 4:04 pm » Comments (0)

So when are they going to start calling him SY Noh? Two of the four other South Korean golfers to win on the PGA Tour are KJ Choi and YE ...more »

Michelle Wie wins LPGA Lotte Championship

» by April 19th, 2014 at 7:25 pm » Comments (0)

She shot a final round 67 to finish two shots ahead of Angela Stanford. Wie opened the final round 4 shots behind Stanford. She birdied three of the first six holes ...more »

New World Golf Hall of Fame standards for the female golfers or what will they do about that big elephant in the room?

» by March 24th, 2014 at 12:08 pm » Comments (2)

From Randall Mell at Golf Channel writes about the new way players can qualify for the Hall of Fame- The LPGA’s Hall of Fame requires members to earn 27 points for ...more »

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