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Fri, 26 Aug 2005 11:22

Karate-do: Katas Kick Off African Tournament


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Luanda, Aug 26 - Sessions of simulated fights (katas) by teams, in both sexes, kicked off today morning the 10th Unified African Nations Karate Tournament, in a competition that will continue until Saturday in the main gymn of Cidadela stadium, in Luanda.

Females began the katas sessions at 8:00 am. Later on there will be individual katas and fights, by teams (females and males).

Individual qualifier rounds are starting at 11:00 am with females fights, extending until the end of the day, in competitions of 50 and 60 kilograms.Males will fight on Saturday (as from 8:00 am), with combats of the 65, 70, 75, 80 kilograms.