BREAKING NEWS

Miki Kobayashi of Japan won gold in the women’s karate -55kg final on the third day of the World Combat Games in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Kobayashi beat Egypt’s Yassmine Hamdy Byomy Attia.

Saeid Ahmadikryani celebrated gold in the men’s karate -67kg final.

The 25-year old Iranian fighter reached the top of the World Combat Games podium after beating Redouan Kousseksou of Morocco.

In the traditional French martial art known as Savate, Ivana Popadic of Serbia beat Marion Patricia Trouillet of France to win gold in the -52kg category.