The World Karate Federation (WKF) has published the official photo book of the 2016 Karate World Championships in the Austrian city of Linz.
2016 Karate World Championships Medal Table
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2016 Karate World Championships Results
Men's team kumite
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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.
Ryo Kiyuna began the defence of his Paris Open title in fine style as the Japanese star reached the men’s kata final at the Karate1 Premier League.
A record-breaking 1,247 karatekas have entered the season-opening Karate1 Premier League event in Paris, which begins at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin tomorrow.
Japan, which will host the first Olympic appearance of its national sport of karate at the Tokyo 2020 Games, has underlined its medal ambitions in selecting an enlarged team for the first Karate1 Premier League event of the season in Paris.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has visited the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) to discuss cooperation opportunities and to “strengthen relations” with the country.
A decision on the host city of the 2018 Karate World Championships will "hopefully be made in the the coming weeks", the World Karate Federation (WKF) has told insidethegames.
World Karate Federation (WKF) vice president Michael Kassis held a meeting with International Olympic Committee (IOC) counterpart John Coates to discuss the growing impact of the sport in Australia and around the world.
A record-breaking number of athletes are set to compete at the 2017 edition of the Karate1 Premier League event in Paris, with 1,096 competitors from 77 nations already registered.
British Karate Federation to meet CGF officials in bid to have karate recognsied as a Commonwealth sport
British Karate Federation (BKF) President Terry Connell has claimed the organisation are set to meet with Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) officials to apply to have karate recognised as a Commonwealth sport.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has visited the headquarters of the San Marino National Olympic Committee (SMNOC) and its President Gian Primo Giardi.
A documentary entitled "Karate Magic in Linz", which showcased the highlights of the sport’s World Championships in the Austrian city earlier this year, has premiered on the Olympic Channel.