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Good-Bye Doha

Posted December. 16, 2006 08:03,   


The 15th Asian Games in Doha, Qatar ended with the closing ceremonies on the morning of December 16 (Korean time). Korea achieved its goal of ranking second three times in a row by obtaining 58 gold medals, defeating Japan (50 gold medals). A mix of feelings have been caught on players’ expressions at the defining moment between victory and defeat. Clockwise from top left: Park Se-ra (fencing), Oh Seung-hwan (baseball), Shin Eun-cheol (rowing), Jang Mi-ran (weight lifting), Lee Hyeong-taek (tennis), Lee Cheon-su (soccer), Lee Min-hye (cycle), Ha Seung-jun (basketball), Han Tae-yeong (wrestling), Lee So-yeon (yudo), Park Jae-myeong (track and field), Lee Yong-dae (badminton), Park Tae-hwan (swimming) and Lee In-jong (taekwondo).