Shin A Lam: Why did American T.V neglect tragic moment? Shocking news surfaces as to why timer malfunctioned
But, the question looms — why was this only shown on U.K television? Any Olympic fan might’ve witnessed the fact that by all means there were little to no mentions about Shin on U.S T.V, so what begs the question? Well, we’ll probably never know.
Since the controversy erupted, it has been revealed that the time-counter who made a boo-boo during Shin’s showdown was actually a 15 year old volunteer who clearly forgot to grab his glasses before reporting for duty.
- Olympics-Fencing-FIE admit time issues, say sorry to Shin – KOC (vancouverdesi.com)
- Fencing controversy forces Korean to sit on piste for ages, eventually costs her medal (stltoday.com)
- London Olympics: Protesting Shin to win medal after all (bazaardaily.com)
- Shin A Lam, South Korea, Win Silver in Team Epee (1045theteam.com)
- Shin A Lam: It was unfair, I should have won (standard.co.uk)