Olympic Judoka Sentenced for Sexual Assault

Wang Ki-chun

Olympic judo silver medalist Wang Ki-chun was sentenced Friday to six years in prison for sexually assaulting minors by a South Korean court. Wang, 32, was arrested in May for raping a 17-year-old girl in 2017. He was also accused of having assaulted another underage girl.

Wang, who was additionally banned from working at child-related facilities for 8 years and who must undergo 40 hours of therapy, won silver in the under-73kg division at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

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