India returned with a rich haul of eight medals, including two gold and six bronze, from the USA Open Karate Championship held at Las Vegas from April 18 to 21.
India`s Behram Kapadia and Toysha Khatau were star performers of the day, winning gold medals in their respective categories on the concluding day of the 6th Karate-Do Gojukai World Championship at the NSCI`s Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel stadium here.
The Indians put up an impressive show by bagging a number of medals on the second day of the 6th Karate-Do Gojukai World Championship hereon Friday.
Kashmira Choksi grabbed the first medal for India in the sixth Karate-Do Gojukai World Championship by winning a bronze in the individual women`s Kata technique category here on thursday.
Around 1,000 competitors from 32 countries will take part in the sixth Karate-Do Gojukai World Championship at the NSCI`s Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel indoor stadium in Worli from December 11 to 15.
All India Karate-Do Federation has filed a petition in the Bombay High Court seeking a direction to the Centre and Indian Olympic Association to issue a letter of recognition.
An eight-member Indian team has left for Corfu, Greece to participate in the World Karate Federation Youth Cup to be held from July 1 to 7.
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