Hosts Japan clinched 10 gold medals on the last day of competition at the World University Karate Championships in Kobe, losing just two of the finals in which they were represented.
Japan delight home crowd with dominant performance in team events at World University Karate Championships
Hosts Japan earned their place in three of the four team event finals as action continued today at the World University Karate Championships in Kobe.
Hosts Japan had an extremely successful first day at the World University Karate Championships in Kobe, ensuring their representation in five out of a possible six finals.
Athletes competing at the World University Karate Championships will be hoping to emulate the success of some of the sport's star names which have participated at previous editions when the event gets underway in Kobe tomorrow.
Iran and Japan won the respective men’s and women’s team kumite events on the final day of competition at the Asian Karate Championships in Amman in Jordan.
Japan converted seven of their eight final appearances into gold medals on day two of the Asian Karate Championships in Amman in Jordan.
Japan were the most successful nation on the opening day of the Asian Karate Championships, reaching the final in eight of the 15 events being contested in Amman in Jordan.
Amman is poised to host the Asian Karate Championships from tomorrow with the event the first to offer qualification points for Tokyo 2020.
Ana Draskovic of Montenegro has been stripped of her karate silver medal at the Mediterranean Games for a doping offence.
Japan ensured that they ended karate's qualification tournament for the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games by advancing three athletes out of three in Umag in Croatia.
Japan's Sakiyama among victors on first day of Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games karate qualifier
Japan’s Keisei Sakiyama was one of the six winners on the opening day of karate’s qualification tournament for the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG), claiming the men’s over 68 kilograms kumite gold medal in Umag in Croatia.
Countries will have a final chance at securing their place in the karate events at the Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires when Umag in Croatia stages a qualification tournament this weekend.
World Karate Federation President Antonio Espinós discussed the future of the sport in the Americas in Chile's capital Santiago.
Canada and Venezuela win team kumite events on final day of Pan American Karate Federation Senior Championships
Canada and Venezuela won the respective men’s and women’s team kumite events as action concluded today at the 2018 Pan American Karate Federation (PKF) Senior Championships in Santiago.
Two gold medals for Brazil as action continues at Pan American Karate Federation Senior Championships
Brazil claimed two gold medals on the second day of the 2018 Pan American Karate Federation (PKF) Senior Championships in Santiago, winning the men’s under-67 kilograms and women’s under-55kg kumite events through Vinicius Figueira and Valeria Kumizaki respectively.