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.
Egypt marked its first-ever staging of a World Karate Federation (WKF) Karate1 Premier League event by claiming six gold medals in Sharm-El Sheikh.
Rafael Arriaza, chairman of the World Karate Federation (WKF) Medical Commission, has welcomed the new World Anti-Doping (WADA) Code.
The Netherlands' Geoffrey Berens delighted the home crowd in the second leg of the Karate 1 Premier League Series in Almere as he claimed gold in the male kumite under 60 kilograms category.
The second leg of the Karate 1 Premier League Series is set to get underway with Almere in The Netherlands set to play host to some of the top competitors in the world.
France and Italy both win seven medals as European Junior, Cadet and Under-21 Karate Championships finish
France and Italy both stretched their haul of gold medals to seven as the European Junior, Cadet and Under-21 Karate Championships in Zurich came to a close.
France enjoyed a successful second day of the European Junior, Cadet and Under-21 Karate Championships in Zurich as they claimed three gold medals.
Home karateka Spitz and Kabashi delight Swiss crowd with gold at European Junior, Cadet and Under-21 Championships
Switzerland's Luca Spitz sent the home crowd into raptures as he claimed gold in the cadet kumite male under 52 kilograms category at the European Junior, Cadet and Under-21 Karate Championships in Zurich.
Egypt and hosts France were the best performing nations as the Karate 1 Premier League season opened at the Pierre de Coubertin Stadium in Paris.