Zim Karatekas shine in SA

The local athletes scooped three medals (2 gold and 1 bronze) at the just ended AFCKO Annual Regional Tournament held in South Africa.

By SportBrief Reporter

Zimbabwean karatekas did the nation proud at the AFCKO annual full contact tournament which was held in South Africa’s Thokoza Auditorium Hall.

The tournament, which started on the 26th of May is consisted of karatekas from the Southern Region of Africa.

Zimbabwe won gold in the Men’s Under 70kgs, courtesy of Sempai Justice Mutyoramwendo and also in the Ladies Under 55kgs with Sempai Memory Chiwandire winning it for the nation.

Sempai Tawanda Chimbade took 3rd Place Bronze in the Men Under 60kgs to wrap up Zimbabwe’s haul of three medals at the tournament.

The team is expected back home this afternoon.

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