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South Korean to get Olympic medal

Updated: February 12, 2013, 5:02 PM ET
Associated Press

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- A South Korean soccer player who displayed a political banner at the London Olympics will get his bronze medal back, the IOC announced Tuesday.

Park Jong-woo was issued with just a warning for his actions after his team's 2-0 victory over Japan, the IOC executive board ruled. South Korea's Olympic committee will be warned and required to educate its athletes about competition rules.

Park must receive his medal "without fanfare or publicity," as a condition ...

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