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Top medal sports
South Korea's Hwang Kyung-Seon defends her Olympic -67kg taekwondo title with a 12-5 victory over Nur Tatar of Turkey.
10 Aug 12
10 Aug 12
South Korea beat Japan 2-0 in Cardiff to clinch the Olympic bronze medal.
7 Aug 12
South Korea's Kim Hyeon-Woo wins gold in the -66kg Greco-Roman wrestling competition, beating Hungarian Tamas Lorincz in the final.
5 Aug 12
Jin Jong-Oh wins a second gold medal in the shooting after a dramatic final-shot win in the 50m pistol.
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Football 4 Aug 12
Table Tennis 4 Aug 12
Fencing 4 Aug 12
Men's Team Sabre 3 Aug 12
Women's Individual 2 Aug 12
Men's Football 1 Aug 12
Judo 1 Aug 12
Badminton 1 Aug 12
Women's 25m Pistol 1 Aug 12
Video & Audio
South Korea at the Olympics
5 London 2012 ranking
7 Beijing 2008 ranking
1948 First Olympic appearance
Athletes from South Korea
- One to watch Im Dong-Hyun Archery Medallist
- Soonchul Han Boxing Medallist
- Hee Sook Jeon Fencing Medallist
- Sungryong Jung Football Medallist
- Wooyoung Jung Football Medallist
- Young Rae Choi Shooting Medallist
- Gil Ok Jung Fencing Medallist
- Eun Sook Choi Fencing Medallist
- Sungdong Baek Football Medallist
- Saehyuk Joo Table Tennis Medallist
- Byungchul Choi Fencing Medallist
- Jinsun Jung Fencing Medallist
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South Korea Medallists
- Silver Soonchul Han Men's Lightweight (60kg)
South Korea Men's Football TeamMen's Football
- Gold Kyung Sun Hwang Women's -67kg
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