An event to celebrate karate being named among the five sports recommended for inclusion on the Olympic programme at Tokyo 2020 has been held in the Japanese capital.
France topped the medal standings at the Karate1 Premier League’s latest stop in Salzburg, claiming four golds and 16 in all.
Turkey's Esat Delihasan has been appointed President of the Karate Federation of the Balkans (KFB) in Belgrade.
France have led the way with four gold medals at the latest European stop on the Karate1 Premier League in Coburg as hosts Germany had to be content with three.
Zaretska continues superb year with Azerbaijani victory on final day of Karate1 Premier League in Istanbul
Azerbaijan's home European Games gold medal winner Iryna Zaretska continued a superb year by claiming gold on the second day of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League in Istanbul as Macedonia and Egypt each claimed team kata titles.
Home fighters were to the fore on the opening day of the latest leg of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League in Istanbul, with two European Games champions among five Turkish winners.
Karate South Africa (KSA) has claimed the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) failed to follow the correct procedure in taking the decision to de-register its membership.
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has de-registered Karate South Africa's (KSA) membership with immediate effect.
Karate will be able to submit a bid for inclusion in the 2024 Summer Paralympics after being accepted as a member of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) by the body's Governing Board.
Two time world champion Douglas Brose was one of four Brazilian gold medallists at the latest leg of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League in São Paulo.
A fourth World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League event of the season gets underway tomorrow in Sao Paulo, which will be the first competition of its kind to be held in South America.
The World Karate Federation has announced the final list of athletes who have qualified to compete at the inaugural European Games in Baku this year.
Baku has added another event to its portfolio after being awarded the 2020 European Karate Championships.
Spain topped the medal table at the 50th European Karate Federation (EKF) Senior Championships in Istanbul, after claiming three titles during the four-day competition.
World Karate Federation confirm events will serve as European and Pan American Games qualification competitions
The Pan American Adult Karate Championship and the European Karate Senior (EKF) Championship will serve as qualification events for the Pan American Games and the European Games this year, it has been confirmed.