After news of alleged relationship with baseball player Kang Jung Ho, T-ARA’s Hyomin has officially denied such rumors.
Earlier, we reported that Korean media Ilgan Sports revealed that Hyomin and Kang Jung Ho, a Korean national team and major league baseball player, has been in a relationship for three months.
However, after recent reports, Korean media TV Report reveals after a phone interview with Hyomin that these speculations and rumors aren’t true.
According to TV Report, Hyomin answered to such rumors by stating, “I am currently in Vietnam for schedules. I was confused after news reached me from Korea. I am aware that there were reports that I was in a relationship. Kang Jung Ho is just a close oppa to me and the previous reports are not true. I am focusing on my second solo album.”
T-ARA’s agency also denied such rumors and claimed that the two are nothing but close friends.
Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.
[ +1486 / -23] So basically they released the scandal for ‘noise marketing’ regarding Hyomin’s upcoming solo album
[ +1022 / -21] Just because her album won’t work on it’s own hahahahahahaha
[ +701 / -31] Ha Ha Ha Shut up~~~~
[ +566 / -23] Hahaha okay whatever hahahaha
[ +512 / -16] Forced marketing of the comeback!
[ +138 / -6] Kang Jung Ho: “Um we’re not even close..?”
[ +122 / -5] The goal was to promote the album ha
Source: TV Report