Friday Mar 31, 2023

Cho Jae-seong, disqualified from participating in the V-League All-Star Game

Professional volleyball player Jae-seong Cho (28, OK Financial Group), who was recently caught up in controversy over corruption in military service, was disqualified from participating in the All-Star Game.

The Korean Volleyball Federation (KOVO) announced on the 6th, “We decided to replace Kwak Seung-seok (35, Korean Air) in the Dodram V-League All-Star Game in the 2022-2023 season.” Cho Jae-seong, who was initially selected as the M-Star striker for the men’s division, recently admitted to corruption charges in the military service.

The professional committee of the federation selected Kwak Seung-seok, who received the next highest number of votes (42,303 votes) from the men’s M-Star striker group, following the previous three All-Star selection players, Na Gyeong-bok (Woori Card), Moon Seong-min, and Jeon Kwang-in (above Hyundai Capital). selected as a substitute. Kwak Seung-seok participated in 19 games this season and recorded 131 points and an attack success rate of 46.90%.

On the 27th of last month, OK Financial Group disclosed the fact that Jae-sung Cho was involved in corruption in the military service 메이저사이트. Cho Jae-seong was originally judged for active duty in the military physical examination, but he met with a military service broker to postpone his enlistment. Afterwards, he was diagnosed with epilepsy through a re-examination, and it is known that he was judged as a social worker (level 4).

Cho Jae-seong attended the Seoul Southern District Prosecutor’s Office on the 4th and returned home after being investigated for about 4 hours from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. During the investigation, he is said to have admitted to evading his military service through a false epilepsy method.

In the women’s division, Nia Reid (Pepper Savings Bank) was selected as a substitute for Yasmin (Hyundai E&C), who was unable to participate in the All-Star Game due to a recent back injury. Nia Reid recorded the most votes (17,960 votes) among foreign players belonging to the women’s M-Star striker. She played in 18 games this season, scoring 351 points and an offensive success rate of 35.63%.

The Dodram V-League All-Star Game for the 2022-2023 season will be held at Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon on the 29th.


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