Main S. Korean Olympic delegation returns from London

INCHEON, Aug. 14 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's main athletic delegation for the London Olympics received a hero's welcome Tuesday when they returned after finishing with one of the best results in the nation's Olympic history.

S. Korean football delegate to visit FIFAt to explain athlete's action

SEOUL, Aug. 15 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's football governing body said Wednesday it will send a delegation to FIFA to clarify what is criticized as a political action by one of its players at the bronze medal match at the London Olympics.

S. Korea finds self at center of controversies in London

LONDON, Aug. 13 (Yonhap) -- South Korean athletes wowed the crowd at the London Olympics with their medal-winning performances. But they also made headlines with other, at times less flattering, issues on and off the field.

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