Home favourite Aya Nassiri suffered an early exit from the women's kata competition at the Karate1-Premier League in Morocco's capital Rabat, ending hopes of repeating her gold medal-winning performance from last year's equivalent event.
Rabat is scheduled to host the fourth stop of the 2017 Karate1-Premier League this weekend as representatives of home nation Morocco look to emulate their impressive haul of six gold medals from last year’s equivalent event.
Brazil's Douglas Brose is the latest athlete to be featured in the World Karate Federation's (WKF) "Getting to Know" video series.
Uzbekistan's Sadriddin Saymatov continued his sublime start to the Karate 1-Premier League season by claiming the men's under-60 kilograms title on finals day in Dubai.
Japan endured a mixed second day of competition at the Karate 1-Premier League in Dubai today.
Spanish star Damian Quintero breezed through to the final of the men's kata event with a series of dominant performances on the first day of the Karate 1-Premier League in Dubai.
Multiple world champion Rafael Aghayev of Azerbaijan is set to make his anticipated return to the Karate 1-Premier League at this weekend's event at the Al Wasl Sports Club in Dubai, starting tomorrow.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has joined forces with the SportAccord Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU) as the international governing body aims to increase its level of anti-doping activities following the sport’s inclusion on the programme for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The President of the Chilean Karate Federation, María Angélica Coronil, has met with World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós to discuss the sport's progress in the South American country.
Japan claimed the men's and women's kata titles on their way to winning four gold medals on the final day of action at the Karate 1-Premier League event in Dutch city Rotterdam.
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.