TOKYO (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Saturday, July 31, at the Tokyo Games:
CHIBA, Japan (AP) — An especially grueling training schedule paid off as South Korea beat Italy 45-26 to win the men’s team saber fencing final on Wednesday.
It’s the South Koreans’ first gold of the Tokyo Olympics in a sport other than archery.
TOKYO (AP) — First, the sun. Now: the wind and the rain.
The Tokyo Olympics, delayed by the pandemic and opened under oppressive heat, are due for another hit of nature’s power: a typhoon arriving Tuesday morning that is forecast to disrupt at least some parts of the Games.
TOKYO (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Monday, July 26, at the Tokyo Games:
TOKYO (AP) — The teenager just couldn't stay still. He was constantly moving around and applauding his older South Korean teammates on good arrow shots (of which there were many).
In turn, the veterans fed off 17-year-old Kim Je-deok’s youthful spirit — and relied even more on his clutch arrow shooting (of which there was plenty).
TOKYO (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Sunday, July 25, at the Tokyo Games:
TOKYO (AP) — The names on the South Korean women's archery team may change, the domination with a bow sure doesn't.
The powerhouse archery nation is now 9 for 9 in the women’s team event since it was added to the Olympic program at the 1988 Seoul Games.
TOKYO (AP) — A roundup of gold medals from Saturday, July 24 at the Tokyo Games:
TOKYO (AP) — The tandem showed poise beyond their years. Accuracy, too. They’re simply part of the next youthful wave helping keep Olympic archery gold medals in the possession of South Korea.
Teenager Kim Je Deok and 20-year-old An San handled the intense pressure as they paired up to win the Olympic debut of archery’s mixed team event at the Tokyo Games.
TOKYO (AP) — The first day of full competition of the Tokyo Games could mark the turning point for an uneasy Japanese public that overwhelmingly disapproved of the Olympics being held during the pandemic.
HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: The winner of the men’s individual competition was Ku Bonchan of South Korea. Jean-Charles Valladont of France earned silver and American Brady Ellison the bronze. In the women’s competition, Chang Hyejin of South Korea was the gold-medal winner, while Lisa Unruh of Germany took silver and Ki Bobae of South Korea bronze.
SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia will hold its Archery in the Schools state tournament in a virtual format this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Division of Natural Resources said Thursday that the tournament will be held from March 25 to 27.