KHALAF CLINCHES WORLD BRONZE
Ali Khalaf has clinched a brilliant bronze medal at the WAKA World Kickboxing Championships being held in Italy.
Khalaf’s success came in the U81kg full contact style, where he lost his semi-final match against Croatia’s Radonic Nikica.
His tournament started with a victory over Russia’s Antonov Timofey followed by a win over Poland’s Siace Mitchell to reach the last four.
The event welcomed 1,500 kickboxers from 65 countries.