World champion Alexandra Recchia delighted the home crowd as she progressed to the final of the women's under 50 kilograms kumite event at the Karate1 Premier League in Paris.
Reigning world champions across the kata discipline and every kumite weight category have entered the Karate1 Premier League's traditional season curtain-raiser in Paris this weekend, the World Karate Federation has confirmed.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has hailed 2017 as a "landmark" year for the soon-to-be Olympic sport.
World Karate Federation President Antonio Espinós held discussions about the sport with French Sports Minister Laura Flessel.
The second of the three registration phases for the World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate 1-Premier League season-opener in Paris has begun.
World Karate Federation President Antonio Espinós visited Uzbekistan to discuss the future of the sport in the central-Asian nation.
Japan's double world champion Ryo Kiyuna has claimed the atmosphere is more intense when he competes in karate competitions at home and is looking forward to the sport making its Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020.
The schedule for the 2018 Karate 1-Series A has been announced by the sport’s world governing body.
Ayumi Uekusa and Ryutaro Araga guided Japan to the top of the medals table at the final Karate 1-Series A competition of the year in Okinawa.
Japanese star Ryo Kiyuna clinched his seventh gold medal of the season as he produced another superb display in the men's kata event at the Karate 1-Series A competition in Okinawa.
Around 800 athletes spanning 67 nations are set to compete at the season-ending Karate 1-Series A event in Okinawa this weekend.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) calendar was unveiled in Madrid and includes dates for events such as the World Championships and the Karate 1-Premier League.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has awarded honorary membership to Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) President Tsunekazu Takeda.
The British Karate Federation (BKF) and GB Taekwondo (GBTKD) have signed a partnership agreement, backed by UK Sport.
Madrid has replaced Lima as host the 2018 World Karate Federation (WKF) World Championships, it has been announced.