The World Karate Federation's (WKF) Executive Committee met virtually to discuss the future of the sport amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has concluded a round of meetings with national bodies and President Antonio Espinós has expressed hope for a successful 2021 season.
The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) has injected more funding to help Olympic hopefuls prepare for Tokyo 2020 qualification events.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós expressed hope that major events in the sport can resume "as soon as possible" during the organisation's latest round of virtual meetings with its members.
Gothenburg has withdrawn as the host of next year's European Karate Championships as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
World Karate Federation (WKF) general secretary Toshihisa Nagura has met with the new Prime Minister of Japan, Yoshihide Suga, to discuss the situation of sport globally and the WKF's plans for the future.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has been forced to cancel its last international event scheduled in 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Spain has become the latest country to resume its karate events following the lengthy coronavirus-enforced shutdown of sport across the world.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has congratulated the World Karate Federation (WKF) on the 50th anniversary of its foundation.
Virtus: World Intellectual Impairment Sport has teamed up with the World Karate Federation (WKF), with both parties promoting the growth of karate for intellectually impaired people.
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshirō Mori is "fully confident" karate will overcome the "difficulty" of the COVID-19 pandemic to make a successful Olympic debut next year.
The World Karate Federation's (WKF) 50th anniversary has been celebrated at China's National Karate Championships, with nearly 600 athletes taking part in the event.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach believes that hosting the Tokyo 2020 Olympics next year will be even more significant to karate after the World Karate Federation (WKF) celebrated its 50th anniversary earlier this month.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic karate venue, the Nippon Budokan Hall, has hosted the sport's first major event in Japan since the coronavirus outbreak in March.
The Executive Committee of the European Karate Federation (EKF) has agreed to postpone the 2021 EKF Cadet, Junior and Under-21 Championships in Tampere in Finland due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.