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.
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.