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North Korea threatens to boycott Asian Games

A woman passes by 2014 Asian Games posters at a subway station in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, July 18, 2014. North Korea threatened Friday to review its decision to enter the upcoming Asian Games in South Korea, a day after their talks on the games broke down. (AP Photo/ Lee Jin-man)

North Korea threatened Friday to review its decision to enter the upcoming Asian Games in South Korea, a day after their talks on the games broke down.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

N. Korea to send cheering squad to Asian Games

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North Korea says it will send a cheering squad to the coming Asian Games in South Korea that its athletes plan to attend.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Fighting draw for Ceres in AFC President’s Cup

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Ranged against the tournament’s strongest team, the Philippines’ Ceres-La Salle refused to be daunted, delivering a battling performance to hold North Korea’s Rimyongsu to a 2-2 stalemate at the start of Group B play in the AFC President’s Cup here.

Posted: May 7th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines | Read More »

North Korea’s capital hosts international marathon

Runners pass under a pedestrian bridge in central Pyongyang during the running of the Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon in Pyongyang, North Korea on Sunday, April 13, 2014. AP

The streets of North Korea’s showcase capital were filled with runners from all over the world on Sunday for the annual Pyongyang marathon, which was open to foreign amateurs this year for the first time.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pyongyang opens marathon to tourist-runners

In this April 14, 2013 file photo, runners compete at the start of the 26th Mangyongdae Prize Marathon at Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung Stadium as North Korea hosts the sports event to mark the birthday of the late leader Kim Il Sung on April 15. For the first time ever, North Korea is opening up the streets of its capital to runner-tourists for the annual Pyongyang marathon, undoubtedly one of the most exotic feathers in any runner’s cap. Tourism companies say they have been inundated by requests to sign up for the April 13, 2014 event, which this year will include amateur runners from around the world. AP

For the first time ever, North Korea is opening up the streets of its capital to runner-tourists for the annual Pyongyang marathon, undoubtedly one of the most exotic feathers in any runner’s cap.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

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