Olympics – Karate associations vent anger after Paris 2024 exclusion

FILE PHOTO: Karate bout between Bakhriniso Babaeva of Uzbekistan and Gu Shiaushaung of Taiwan at JCC Plenary Hall, Jakarta, Indonesia, Aug 28, 2018. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha/File Photo

(Reuters) – Karate’s exclusion from the Paris 2024 Olympic programme has been heavily criticised by the sport’s governing body and various national associations after being left out of the list of four additional sports for the Games. The world karate association said in a statement on Friday it was “deeply saddened” by the omission, revealed […]

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