Sport

  • 23rd Winter Olympics Opens

    The 23rd Winter Olympics opened in Phyongchang of south Korea. Its opening ceremony was held at Phyongchang Olympic Stadium on February 9. Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of…

  • Paektusan Prize Sports Games Opens

    The Paektusan Prize Sports Games was opened with due ceremony at the Basketball Gymnasium in Chongchun Street here Thursday in celebration of the birth anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il….

  • Our Advance Team Visits South Side’s Area for Field Survey

    An advance team led by Yun Yong Bok, vice department director of the Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports, visited the south side’s area for field survey on January 25-27…

  • Pyongyang International Football School

    The Pyongyang International Football School is located on the picturesque Rungna Island in the capital Pyongyang. It has a modern school building, several training grounds, dormitory and mess hall, barber’s…

  • DPRK Sportspersons Resolve to Achieve Fresh Victory​

    Upon receiving the New Year Address made by respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un, sportspersons in the DPRK are filled with firm determination to achieve fresh victory. Last year witnessed…

  • DPRK Sportspersons Prove Successful at 2017 Int’l Games

    DPRK athletes have won a number of gold medals at international games in Juche 106 (2017) to add luster to the history of building a sports power. Om Yun Chol,…

  • Osandok Prize Sports Contest Opens

    The Osandok Prize Sports Contest opened with due ceremony at the Ice Rink here on Friday to mark the 100th birth anniversary of anti-Japanese war heroine Kim Jong Suk. Its…

  • Sung Hyang Sim, Promising Female Footballer

    Sung Hyang Sim, a female football player of the DPRK, was awarded the best player and top scorer prizes in the 2017 AFC U-19 Women’s Championship. She scored six goals…

  • Autumn Amateur Marathon 2017 Held

    The 2017 Autumn Amateur Marathon took place in Pyongyang on Sunday. More than 240 male and female runners from the DPRK, Netherlands, Sweden, the Czech Republic, UK and other countries…

  • 2017 Autumn Table-Tennis Tournament for Disabled Persons and Amateurs Held

    The 2017 Autumn Table-Tennis Tournament for Disabled Persons and Amateurs took place at the Gymnasium of Kim Il Sung University from Oct. 16 to 22. Among the audience were Chairman Kim Mun…

  • DPRK acrobats won Gold Lion Prize at the 16th China Wuqiao International Acrobatics Festival​

    DPRK acrobats won Gold Lion Prize at the 16th China Wuqiao International Acrobatics Festival. Taking part in the festival, held on Sept. 29-Oct. 4, were excellent acrobats from 17 countries…

  • DPRK Championships Open

    The DPRK championships opened with due ceremony at the Basketball Gymnasium in Chongchun Street here on Monday. The championships are to be held at stadiums and gymnasiums in Pyongyang and…

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