After 13 years as Olympic baseball champion, Korea’s reign has come to an end. With a 7-2 loss to the United States, Korea missed out on a shot at the gold medal game and will now face the Dominican Republic in an attempt to take bronze.
Kim Se-hee finished second in the fencing ranking round of the women's modern pentathlon event on Thursday.
Ko Jin-young was the only of the four Korean competitors to remain in the top 10 after the second round of the women's golf tournament at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Thursday, finishing the round tied for sixth.
Korea will face its toughest challenge yet from world No. 2 Brazil in the semifinals of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics volleyball tournament on Friday.
Korea's Seo Chae-hyun finished second in the women's sport climbing qualifications on Wednesday evening, advancing to the final and setting Korea up as a very strong medal contender in the Olympics' newest sport.
The Korean baseball team lost its semifinal game against Japan on Wednesday night, giving up three runs at the bottom of the eighth inning to allow the host nation to advance to the final with a 5-2 victory.
The Korean men's table tennis team lost its semifinal to China in straight sets on Wednesday, falling foul of a formidable team made up of the world's top three players.
Korean golfers got off to a good start on day one of the women's golf tournament at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, with all four golfers finishing under-par at Kasumigaseki Country Club in Saitama, Japan.
Korea defeated world No. 4 Turkey in the women's volleyball quarterfinals on Wednesday, advancing to the semifinals for the first time since 2012.
Chon Jong-won finished 10th in the sport climbing combined qualifications on Tuesday evening, failing to advance to the final at the Tokyo Olympics.