Month: July 2023

‘It’s sweltering’: Man City enjoy open training in front of Korean fans

SEOUL, Jan. 29 (Yonhap) – English Premier League (EPL) club Manchester City, which is in South Korea for a pre-season match, showed its true colors as it held a fun training session in front of Korean soccer fans despite the sweltering 35-degree weather.City, led by Pep Guardiola (Spain), held an open training session in front […]

Dodgers prepare for ‘fall baseball,’ sign Lynn, Kelly to bolster mound

SEOUL, South Korea (Yonhap) Byung-hyuk Chun (Yonhap) Kim = The Los Angeles Dodgers, the perennial favorites in Major League Baseball, have bolstered their bullpen ahead of ‘fall baseball’.The Dodgers announced on Sept. 29 (local time) that they acquired starting pitcher Lance Lynn, 36, and reliever Joe Kelly, 35, in a two-for-three trade with the Chicago […]

Mesh Effects Hit MLS with a Bang

Messi has three goals and an assist in two games in the U.S.Buying a jersey is a no-brainer Lionel Messi (Argentina) is taking Major League Soccer (MLS) by storm in the United States. Messi, who left Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in the summer transfer window, is playing what is effectively the last game of his soccer […]

“Good luck with your surgery, see you at the ballpark soon”

Lee Jung-hoo, ankle surgery today The KBO’s best hitter, Lee Jung-hoo (25, Kiwoom Heroes), has successfully completed surgery. “Lee Jung-hoo was admitted to a hospital in Seoul yesterday and underwent surgery today,” a Kiwoom official said on July 27, adding, “He is scheduled to be discharged from the hospital on the 29th and will begin […]

“Korea to win 8 golds, 10 medals at Paris Olympics” US analysts say

U.S. data analytics firm Grayscale releases Paris Olympics medal forecast South Korea is expected to win 29 medals at the 2024 Paris Olympics, ranking 10th in the medal count, according to data analytics firm Grayscale, part of Nielsen. Grayscale released its medal forecast for the Paris Olympics on Sept. 26 (local time), one year before […]

“Son Heung-min to be Tottenham’s next captain if Kane leaves” and he also praises leadership

South Korean captain Son Heung-min, 31, is likely to become the next captain of English Premier League (EPL) side Tottenham Hotspur, according to local reports. “Tottenham manager Ange Postecoglou has Son Heung-min in mind as a potential captain,” Spurs Web, which covers Tottenham news, reported on Sunday. “Postecoglou praised Son for his qualities as a […]

Available Macau casino tables are busy behind CNY Hall

Some Macau casinos visited by GGRASIA on Thursday had tables that were actually closed despite strong consumer demand during China’s Lunar New Year (CNY). It was unclear why some tables were closed, but Macau’s labor group recently told GGRAcia it was difficult for the industry to re-upload its workforce capacity under three years of sluggish […]