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Bans cut for S. Korean Olympic badminton players

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South Korean badminton authorities on Wednesday reduced bans for four players accused of trying to lose matches at the London Olympics from two years to six months after an appeal. 

A picture taken on July 31, 2012 shows Kim Ha Na (L) and Jung Kyung-Eun of South Korea at the London 2012 Olympic Games in London on July 31, 2012. South Korean badminton authorities on Wednesday reduced bans for four players accused of trying to lose matches at the London Olympics from two years to six months after an appeal.

Jung Kyung-Eun, Kim Ha-Na, Ha Jung-Eun and Kim Min-Jung will not be able to play domestic and international competitions during that time, Badminton Korea Association said.

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