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Team from Kyrgyzstan wins 50 medals at International Karate Tournament

Team from Kyrgyzstan won 50 medals at Bishkek Open Karate-Do WKF International Tournament. Executive Director of Karate Federation of the Kyrgyz Republic Dmitry Kazanov told 24.kg news agency.

The tournament took place in Bishkek with the participation of 1,100 athletes from the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. Akylbek uulu Erlan, a representative of the Bishkek club Kaikhatsu, became the best wrestler. He took the first place in his category, defeating the world champions — the Kazakhstanis and the Uzbeks.

The team of Zhambyl region of Kazakhstan took the first place in the team scoring, winning 18 gold, 11 silver and 11 bronze medals. Kaikhatsu club took the 2nd place with 11 gold, 12 silver and 27 bronze medals. The team of Andijan region of Uzbekistan took the 3rd place.