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S. Korea's 'Garlic Girls' accuse coaches of derailing team

Nov. 15, 2018 4:44 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Garlic Girls, South Korea's hugely popular Olympic silver medalist curlers, accused their coaches Thursday of ruining the team with abusive treatment in a dispute that has spoiled one of the year's feel-good sports stories. The women's claims, if confirmed, suggest a familiar...

Investigation launched into abuse claims by "Garlic Girls"

Nov. 14, 2018 2:44 AM EST

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The so-called Garlic Girls who swept to fame during their stirring run to an Olympic curling silver medal have alleged they were verbally abused by a South Korean official and subjected to unreasonable orders from coaches. South Korea's sports ministry on Wednesday announced a...