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Vocal Cheering to be Allowed Again at KBO, K League Games

Vocal Cheering to be Allowed Again at KBO, K League Games

SEOUL, April 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Starting this weekend, fans attending South Korean professional baseball games and football games will be able to party like it’s 2019 again. The Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) announced Friday the two-year ban on vocal cheering at ballparks will be lifted, effective immediately. The Korea Professional Football League (K League) [...]

Citing COVID-19 Risks, Gov’t Urges Baseball Fans to Refrain from Chanting

Citing COVID-19 Risks, Gov’t Urges Baseball Fans to Refrain from Chanting

SEOUL, Nov. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — National health authorities on Tuesday called on baseball fans to refrain from chanting at stadiums, pointing to risks of spreading COVID-19 even among masked individuals. In a press briefing, Son Young-rae, a senior health ministry official, reminded fans that vocal cheering is still prohibited at Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) [...]