|August 23rd, 2008|
|M36||Placement 5-6||11:00am||KOR - GBR||2 - 5 (0 - 0)||Final|
Classification 5th-6th: Korea v Great Britain
> Korea and GB have played each other three times at the Olympics with Korea recording one win and two draws.
> At Athens 2004 Korea beat GB 3-2. At Atlanta 1996 and Seoul 1988 they were locked at 2-2.
> Their last competitive encounter at the 2007 Champions Trophy also ended 2-2.
> Korea have already bettered their Athens 2004 performance when they finished eighth.
> At Atlanta 1996 Korea finished fifth a result only bettered by their Sydney 2000 performance when they won silver.
> GB have also improved on their Athens 2004 performance when they finished ninth.
> GB have converted three from 18 penalty corners awarded (i.e. 16%).
> Only Pakistan (12%) have a lower PC success rate than GB at Beijing 2008.
> Korea have netted six from 15 penalty corners (i.e. 40%).