France reached a fifth consecutive women's team kumite final at the Karate World Championships as they maintained their pursuit of a successful title defence in style here today.
Exclusive: WKF President warns Spain's hosting of future events in jeopardy over Government stance on Kosovo
Spain hosting major karate events in the future is under serious threat after the country's Government refused to allow Kosovo to compete under their own flag at the World Championships here, World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has warned.
WKF President highlights added significance of Karate World Championships following Olympic inclusion
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós claimed the World Championships here is an "historic event" for the sport as he officially welcomed athletes during an Opening Ceremony today.
Japan and Spain underline kata dominance by reaching men's and women's team finals at Karate World Championships
Japan and hosts Spain underlined their dominance of the kata discipline at this year's Karate World Championships as they qualified for the men's and women's finals here today.
Busa crushes Aghayev's record dream as defending champions fail to progress at Karate World Championships
Italy's Luigi Busa ended Rafael Aghayev’s pursuit of a record-breaking sixth Karate World Championships gold medal with victory over the Azerbaijani star in a hard-fought men’s under-75 kilograms kumite semi-final clash here today.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has been awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, one of the highest honours in Japan.
Defending men's under-84 kilograms champion Ryutaro Araga crashed out of the Karate World Championships and will not be taking home a medal after he was stunned by Belarusian Anton Isakau in the third round here today.
Budapest has added another event to its portfolio after the World Karate Federation (WKF) awarded its 2022 World Championships to the Hungarian capital.
Kosovo refused permission to compete under own flag at Karate World Championships by Spanish Government
Athletes from Kosovo have been denied the chance to compete under their own flag at the Karate World Championships here by the Spanish Government, insidethegames can reveal.
A host of defending champions will aim to retain their respective titles at the Karate World Championships here this week as all but one of the athletes who claimed gold in 2016 are set to be in action.
WKF President claims Karate World Championships will provide perfect prelude to sport's Olympic debut
Action at the upcoming World Championships in Madrid will provide the "perfect prelude" to the sport's Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós has claimed.
Organisers of the upcoming Karate World Championships have revealed a record-breaking 1,200 athletes have entered the event in Madrid.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós said it was an "honour" to welcome International Olympic Committee counterpart Thomas Bach to watch the sport at Buenos Aires 2018.
The Karate-1 Premier League season came to a close in Tokyo with the Grand Winners in each category confirmed.
Hosts Japan were the best again on day two of the World Karate Federation Karate-1 Premier League event in Tokyo.