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Olympic bronze medalist Serantes battles COVID-19

Manila Standard Today 19 Apr 2021
Serantes, now 59, bagged a bronze medal in the 1988 Seoul Olympics following a loss to Bulgarian Ivailo Khristov in boxing’s light-flyweight semifinals ... Bowler Arianne Cerdena won a gold in the 1988 Seoul Olympics, but because bowling was just a demonstration sport, her medal was not counted in the official medal tally.
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Precept Sports Consult to hold ‘The Coaches’ Webinar’

B & FT Online 17 Apr 2021
Ms Touran is a former Olympic Taekwondo athlete, first World and Youth Olympic Games medalist for her country Jordan and currently a Member of the Development Committee at the World Taekwondo Association and a Master Graduate in Global Sport Management from Seoul National University.
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'The Coaches’ webinar to be held on Friday

Ghana Web 14 Apr 2021
Ms Touran is a former Olympic Taekwondo athlete, first World and Youth Olympic Games medalist for her country Jordan and currently a Member of the Development Committee at the World Taekwondo Association and a Master Graduate in Global Sport Management from Seoul National University.
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I.O.I are reportedly reuniting next month to celebrate fifth debut anniversary

NME 13 Apr 2021
I.O.I are reportedly set to reunite for the first time since their disbandment in 2017. READ MORE ... South Korean news outlets Kyunghyang Shinmun and Sports Seoul reported today (april 13) that the K-pop girl group will reunite to hold a live broadcast on the mobile app KT Seezn to commemorate their fifth debut anniversary on May 4 ... .
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Mamamoo to hold online concert on British streaming platform next month

Korea Times 12 Apr 2021
Mamamoo / Korea Times file ... LIVENow, a British online streaming platform that offers various content on music, sports and comedy, has been preparing the K-pop series in collaboration with the Seoul-based TR Entertainment ... (Yonhap). .
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Hanbok Culture Week kicks off

Korea Times 09 Apr 2021
As part of the event, hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and organized by the Hanbok Advancement Center, three CGV branches in Seoul ― Myeongdong, Myeongdong Station Cine Library and Piccadilly 1958 ― will operate hanbok-themed theaters, where they will provide ...
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S.Korea to extend tightened quarantine measures for 3 weeks

China Daily 09 Apr 2021
SEOUL - South Korea decided Friday to extend the tightened quarantine measures for three more weeks amid the growing cases of the COVID-19 ... The operation of multi-use facilities, such as restaurants, cafes, indoor sports facilities and karaoke rooms, are limited to 10.00 p.m.
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S.Korea to extend tightened quarantine measures

TeluguStop 09 Apr 2021
Seoul, April 9 ... Under the country's five-tier social-distancing guidelines, the third-highest Level 2 will be kept in place until May 2 in the Seoul metropolitan area, with the Level 1.5 to be placed in other areas, Xinhua news agency reported ... in the greater Seoul area under the ...
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Why is North Korea skipping the Tokyo Olympics?

Asahi News 07 Apr 2021
SEOUL--North Korea, citing the coronavirus, has become the world’s first country to drop out of the Tokyo Olympics ... But this is the first time North Korea has pulled out of a major international sports event citing an infectious disease, according to Seoul’s Unification Ministry.
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EXPLAINER: Why is North Korea skipping the Tokyo Olympics?

The Lawton Constitution 07 Apr 2021
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea, citing the coronavirus, has become the world's first country to drop out of the Tokyo Olympics ... But this is the first time North Korea has pulled out of a major international sports event citing an infectious disease, according to Seoul’s Unification Ministry.
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South Korea coach wants to 'make history' in women's Olympic football qualifiers

Korea Times 07 Apr 2021
Head coach of South Korean national women's football team Colin Bell speaks to reporters at Gangjin Sports Complex in Gangjin, South Jeolla Province, in January 2021 ... The opening match will be at Goyang Stadium in Goyang, just northwest of Seoul, at 4 p.m.
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World Table Tennis Day: Top-5 Milestone Moments of Indian table Tennis in Last 15 Years

Yahoo Daily News 07 Apr 2021
On the special occasion of World Table Tennis Day, here are the top-5 milestone moments of Indian table tennis that have contributed to the resurgence of the sport in the country.Chasing an Olympics dream ... end the country’s wait for an elusive medal in the sport at the Olympics.
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North Korea opts out of Tokyo Olympics citing Covid-19 pandemic; Seoul bids for 2032

International Business Times 06 Apr 2021
However, with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) reportedly keen on awarding the quadrennial sporting spectacle to the Australian city of Brisbane, Seoul's Metropolitan Government stepped in and notified the IOC about its joint bid with Pyongyang ... "Seoul's metropolitan ...
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N. Korea says will not go to Olympics over Covid fears

Urdu Point 06 Apr 2021
Seoul, April 6 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 6th Apr, 2021 ) .North Korea will not attend this year's Tokyo Olympics because of the coronavirus pandemic, Pyongyang's sports ministry said, blowing the final whistle on Seoul's hopes of using the Games to restart talks with its nuclear-armed neighbour.
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NKorea says will not go to Olympics over Covid fears

The Manila Times 06 Apr 2021
SEOUL. North Korea will not attend this year’s Tokyo Olympics because of the coronavirus pandemic, Pyongyang’s sports ministry said, blowing the final whistle on Seoul’s hopes of using the Games to restart talks with its nuclear-armed neighbor ... Seoul’s ...
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