Jordan is sending its top seeds to compete at the Istanbul Karate Championships that run from September 23-26.
The tournament is expected to attract the world’s best after being classified as a K1 qualification event for Tokyo 2020.
The team includes Men: Mohammad Fahed (-60kg), Bashar Al Najjar (67kg), Nabeil Al Shwbaki (67kg), Ahmad Shadeed (-75kg), Mahmoud Al Sajjan (-85kg), Nicola Kabbush (+85kg). Women: Majedah Al Bashayreh (-55kg), Aseel Al Nu’aimi (-61kg) and Hala Turaish (-68kg).
The will be coached by Mohammad Fetian and Nael Oeimer with Dr. Mohammad Al Hwari providing administrative support.