Karate legend Antonio Diaz served as flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony for his country Venezuela as the sport debuted at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
A karate team of five is set to represent Italy at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, as confirmed by the Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI) at a reception in Rome.
Iranian world champion Bahman Asgari Ghoncheh will miss karate's Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 after being handed a one-year ban for doping.
Antonio Espinós, the President of the World Karate Federation (WKF), discussed preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics with Games referees at a meeting in Paris.
It had been well over a year since Daniel Gaysinsky last stepped in the ring, and with the strict COVID-19 restrictions in Ontario it was nearly impossible to attend any domestic or international training camps.
World Karate Federation (WKF) President Antonio Espinós believes the Karate 1-Youth League event in Cyprus went better than the organisation expected.
The remaining six places for the karate tournament at this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympics were decided on a dramatic last day at World Karate Federation's final qualifier in French capital Paris.
Nine more karateka earned places at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, where the sport is set to make its debut, after making the grade at the World Karate Federation’s final qualifier in Paris.
Amidst emotional scenes at the World Karate Federation’s final qualifier in Paris, nine karateka earned places at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, where the sport will make its debut.
Athletes are set to battle it out for the last available places in the karate tournament at the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the final qualifier in Paris this week.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has launched a communications campaign called #KarateSpirit as it looks to capitalise on the sport's Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020.
The World Karate Federation (WKF) has announced the first 40 qualifiers for Tokyo 2020, with host nation competitors and the top ranked athletes earning berths at the Games.
Antonio Espinós believes that karate has reached its highest ever point in Europe, despite the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Turkish men's kata team claimed the country's sixth gold medal of the European Karate Championships in Poreč in Croatia, as Turkey topped the medals table.
Spain's Sandra Sánchez claimed a sixth European title on the penultimate day of the European Karate Championships in Poreč in Croatia in the women's kata event.