The World Karate Federation (WKF) has joined forces with the SportAccord Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU) as the international governing body aims to increase its level of anti-doping activities following the sport’s inclusion on the programme for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
2016 Karate World Championships Medal Table
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2016 Karate World Championships Results
Men's team kumite
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The President of the Chilean Karate Federation, María Angélica Coronil, has met with World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós to discuss the sport's progress in the South American country.
Japan claimed the men's and women's kata titles on their way to winning four gold medals on the final day of action at the Karate 1-Premier League event in Dutch city Rotterdam.
Ryutaro Araga of Japan, the reigning world champion, successfully made it through to the final of the men's under 84 kilograms competition at the Karate 1-Premier League event in Rotterdam today.
World champion Kiyou Shimizu eased into the final of the women's kata competition at the Karate 1-Premier League event in Rotterdam today.
World champion Kiyou Shimizu is set to return to Karate 1-Premier League action when the season resumes tomorrow in Rotterdam.
A new online viewing platform to allow fans to watch major events has been launched by the World Karate Federation (WKF) and International Sports Broadcasting.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) are expecting the upcoming Karate1 Premier League event in Rotterdam to continue the trend of breaking participation records as over 1,100 athletes have already entered the competition.
Over 1,000 karatekas from all over India gathered in the city of Goa to display their passion for the sport in a "celebration of the many Karate values."
The European Karate Federation (EKF) held an Executive Committee meeting in Sofia to analyse progress of the sport around the continent.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has published the official photo book of the 2016 Karate World Championships in the Austrian city of Linz.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós held discussions with officials in Andorra to discuss the sport's inclusion at the 2021 Games of the Small States of Europe.
Dutch star Geoffrey Berens has taken a narrow lead in the World Karate Federation (WKF) under 60 kilograms kumite world rankings.
Japan continued their dominance of the kata discipline as they claimed the gold medal in both the men’s and women’s events at the season-opening World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League in Paris.
Alizée Agier booked her place in the final of the women’s under 68 kilograms kumite category to the delight of the home crowd at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin in Paris.