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2008 Mens Olympic Games

Beijing, China - August 10-23, 2008

China v South Korea

Pool A

# Info Date Teams Score Status Match Sheet
August 13th, 2008
M08 Pool A 10:30am China CHN - KOR South Korea 2 - 5 (2 - 2) Final    

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> Korea are unbeaten in seven successive Asian matches against China, recording six wins and one draw in the Asia Cup, Asian Games and East Asian Games combined.
> Last year China drew three all with Korea in the Asia Cup.
> On August 11th, Na Yu Bo became the first ever male goal scorer for China in Olympic history when he opened the score through a field goal.
> Korea will make their 5th Olympics appearance, their best result being a silver medal in 2000.
> Korean defender Kim Yong-Bae was also present at the last three Olympic Games (1996, 2000 and 2004).
> Korea have only converted one out of five penalty corners awarded at Beijing 2008.
> Korea have seen four penalty corners been awarded to their opponents, three of which were converted.

RSA v AUS (Pool B) CAN v PAK (Pool B)

POOL STANDINGS

Team Pld W D L GD Pts
Pool A
Spain  ESP 5 4 0 1 4 12
Germany  GER 5 3 2 0 6 11
South Korea  KOR 5 2 1 2 2 7
New Zealand  NZL 5 2 1 2 1 7
Belgium  BEL 5 1 1 3 -4 4
China  CHN 5 0 1 4 -9 1
Pool B
Netherlands  NED 5 4 1 0 10 13
Australia  AUS 5 3 2 0 17 11
Great Britain  GBR 5 2 2 1 3 8
Pakistan  PAK 5 2 0 3 -2 6
Canada  CAN 5 1 1 3 -7 4
South Africa  RSA 5 0 0 5 -21 0

MATCHES

Aug 23, 2008
CHN China
South Africa RSA
KOR South Korea
Great Britain GBR
NED Netherlands
Australia AUS
GER Germany
Spain ESP
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