Tag: South Korea


Sports venue sector braces up to COVID-19

1_Corona virus and sporting events postponed IV

Coronavirus has come as the biggest curse for mankind in 2020 and has had a disastrous effect on the world with people living on the edge. The sports venue sector has also been hugely affected with sporting events impacted globally. With events canceled or postponed, revenue streams are drying... » Read more


India throws hat into 2027 AFC Asian Cup ring

India to bid for hosting Asian Cup 2027

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) having extended the deadline for bids from March 31st to June 30th this year in the wake of COVID-19 taking on a monstrous form, India has thrown its hat into the ring – it has formally submitted its bid to host the 2027 AFC Asian Cup. The All India Football... » Read more


Does resuming sports seasons hold water?

Sports Season and League postponed or canceled

The London-based data-driven digital agency Two Circles has suggested in a new analysis that following the outbreak of COVID-19, the global sporting calendar for 2020 will, in all likelihood, lose almost half of its originally-scheduled events as a whole lot of them has either been canceled or... » Read more


Gangwon rubber-stamped to host Winter Youth Olympics

South Korea 2024 Youth Olympic Games

The hosting rights for the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games has been awarded to South Korea’s Gangwon Province. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) recently gave the rights to South Korea. In Gangwon Province’s county Pyeongchang where the 2018 Winter Olympic was held, several venues were... » Read more


Changwon NC Park transforms baseball experience in S. Korea

Changwon NC Park

The new Changwon NC Park ballpark in Changwon, South Korea has been officially opened. The Populous designed ballpark is home to the NC Dinos of the Korea Baseball Organisation (KBO). The Dinos joined the KBO in 2013 and had been playing at Masan Baseball Stadium, which opened in 1982 and was... » Read more


Seoul picked for joint Korean Olympics bid

Seoul, Korean Olympics bid

South Korea has chosen its capital, Seoul, for its bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, which it hopes to jointly host with rival North Korea as a peace gesture, the Associated Press reported. South Korea’s Olympic committee announced the decision after a meeting in February, in which Seoul received... » Read more


Mohegan partners with Live Nation for S Korean project

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment - South Korea project

Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment (MGE) and Live Nation Entertainment, the world’s leading live entertainment company, recently announced a multi-year partnership to acquire talent for Project Inspire – MGE’s premier integrated entertainment resort currently in development in South... » Read more


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