More Sports / Swimming | ASIAN GAMES Oct 4, 2014

Hagino honored as top athlete

Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino topped an outstanding Asian Games by being named the most valuable athlete of the competition on Saturday. The 20-year-old Hagino won a medal in all seven races he entered, capturing four golds, one silver and two bronze during the games, which ...

Prosecutors fine Tomita over theft

More Sports | ASIAN GAMES Sep 30, 2014

Prosecutors fine Tomita over theft

by Dave Hueston

South Korean prosecutors on Monday fined Japanese swimmer Naoya Tomita 1 million won (about ¥100,000) for stealing a camera belonging to a South Korean media organization at the 17th Asian Games. The 25-year-old Tomita had been ordered to remain in the athletes' village while awaiting ...