Tue, Oct

Afghanistan wins 48 medals in Taekwondo



The Afghanistan national Taekwondo team has won 48 medals in the men’s senior black belt event at the fourth International Taekwondo Championship played in India.

Around 150 players from Afghanistan, Malaysia, Nepal and India took part in the championship held in Dehradun on December 20, 21.The National Olympic Committee in a statement said Afghan athletes won 30 gold, 10 silver and 8 bronze medals.Mujtaba Rasouli and Kazim were among the senior gold winners, the statement added.