Again girls as a team won medal at Karate 1 series A in Istanbul . In eliminations our team two times was first in their groups , they had best scores from all 16 teams among them Russia, Egypt, Peru, Iran...in final they lose very tide with 0.28 points due to small debalance. Podium is
1.Iran 2. Australia 3. Egypt 3. Peru .
Individualy Marijana end 17th place among 178 best competitors from all over the World . In first elimination round she finished as second in her group first was Botaro ITA ranked 3 th in WKF ( here in Istanbul she end 5th) . In second elimination group Marijana finished third and in next elimination for semi final she has same scores with Japanese girls 24,88 and she was 5th , she missout semifinal for 0.2 . Mishela in first group finished second in her group and in next round she end on 5th place for only 0.02 points and missout oportunity for third round. Kiriana in first round was 5th among 11 competirtors in her group. This is fourth medal in row for AUS team at Karate 1 Leagues competing with the elite World karate teams , previosly they won
silver at Karate 1 Salzburg in March ( 1. Italy 2. Australia 3. Spain 3. Portugal ) ,
bronze at Karate 1 Premier league Dubai in begining of March ( 1.Italy 2. Iran 3. Australia 3. Russia).
and bronze at Karate 1 series A in Shanghai.( 1.Spain 2. China 3. Australia 3. Slovakia)
Zlatko Dimoski our head coach was there as an Australian WKF Judge and Eli Dimoska was there as an Australian WKF coach.