19 May 2019 - 17:18
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Iran karate team earns bronze in Istanbul league

Tehran, May 19, IRNA - Iranian karate kata team defeated Serbia and received a bronze medal in Karate1 Premier League in Istanbul, Turkey.

The event was held with the attendance of 1,813 athletes from 102 countries.

Iranian squad participated in the event in two sections of kata and kumite.

Participants will also be granted points to receive 2020 Olympic quota.

The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad and commonly known as Tokyo 2020, is an upcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from July 24 to August 9, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan.

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