Boxing Australia head coach Kevin Smith loses a fighter after Justis Huni was forced to withdraw from the Tokyo Games in a “big disappointment” for the nation’s medal hopes. In Tokyo, Huni was seen as a real medal threat for an Australian team that has never won gold at the Games. Instead, he will be …

Bianca Walkden may be a three-time world champion, but she’s not even the most famous member of her own family. “They passed me on Instagram followers, I was furious!” laughs it GB team taekwondo star of Grammy-nominated DJ duo CamelPhat, of which his brother Mike is half. Walkden’s respectable 107,000 followers are now eclipsed by …

“Would the perpetrator have been arrested if the victim was a young woman?” ” It’s a question from Hyo-jeong, the 69-year-old protagonist of the 2019 movie “An Old Lady”. While hospitalized with a shoulder injury, she is sexually assaulted by a 29-year-old nursing assistant, but authorities disbelieve her and repeatedly reject requests for an arrest …

While the very essence of MMA is deeply rooted in traditional martial arts, we rarely see practitioners of such styles competing at the top of the sport in the UFC. More often than not, we see fighters using a full mix of styles, taking the most useful pieces from several martial arts. This is to …

Justis Huni’s Olympic dreams hang by a thread with the Australian heavyweight boxing champion needing surgery for a broken right hand. Huni’s father coach Rocki said reports his son had been excluded from the Tokyo Games was “not entirely true” but conceded that the outlook was bleak for the 22-year-old. years. “Boxing Australia gets a …

Back in the heart of the pandemic, Joe McBurney was waiting to have his hair cut at The Paddocks shopping center.It was just as it all opened up, so the wait was an hour and a half, and he had time to kill. He decided to take a walk and came across an empty storefront …

Talented local dad wowed social media users with his martial arts skills Short clip of kung fu daddy was shared online by old man’s step daughter for fathers day Naturally, Mzansi’s social media users took to the comments section with many hilarious local casanovas concerned about their safety. PLEASE NOTE: Click “View First” under the …

Those who follow boxing know that sport is as much mental as it is physical. It takes a special type of person to just find the courage to step into the ring and accept the fact that you will receive a punch in the face, but there is a more esoteric mental aspect to the …

MANILA, Philippines – San Beda won three gold medals in the taekwondo sprint kicking competition in the NCAA season 96 junior division on Monday. Louell Mamaclay (light middleweight), Philip Joshua Lee (lightweight) and bantamweight Ignatius Vicente Lorenzo Pinera (bantamweight) took gold in their respective weight class for San Beda. Mamaclay collected 6,500 points to beat …

The Nasarawa State Government is committed to developing karate by harnessing the potential of the sport in the state. Deputy state governor Dr Emmanuel Akabe said this during the 2nd Nasarawa National Open Karate Championship held on Monday at Magaji Dan Yamusa NYSC Orientation Camp, Keffi. He described karate as a very disciplined game. “It’s …