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Jordan karate finish with three medals at Amman Asian event

By JT - Jul 16,2018 - Last updated at Jul 16,2018

AMMAN — Jordan finished with three medals, including two gold, at the 15th AKF Senior Karate Championships held in Amman over the past three days, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service. 

Bashar Al Najjar (-75kg) and Abdulrahman Al Masatfah (-68kg) delighted the big home crowds with gold medals, while Mahmoud Al Sajjan (-84kg) settled for a silver medal.

The closing ceremony was attended by HRH Prince Hassan, president of the Self-Defence Higher Council. The event welcomed over 300 players representing 29 countries with Jordan being praised for putting on a memorable event that was welcomed by the international community.

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