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Iran karateka ranks 1st at 2020 Olympic ranking

Tehran, According to the World Karate Federation, Iranian female karateka Hamideh Abbas Ali ranked 1st at 2020 Olympics ranking.

Referring to Jordan Asian championships results, the World Karate Federation announced the first ranking of 2020 Olympic in the weight categories of -55, -61 and +61 for women and -67, -75 and +75 kg weight categories for men.

Abbas Ali in the weight category of +61 kg and with 870 points ranked first in Asia.

Japanese rival ranked second.

In -75kg weight category, Ali Asghar Asia Bari with 690 points finished runner-up and Jordan stood in the first place.

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

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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