Recent Examples of karate from the Web
Evra was impressively sent off before a ball was even kicked in Marseille's Europa League clash against Vitoria, receiving his marching orders for karate-kicking one of his own supporters in the head.
Torres, well-known as a stand-up fighter who specializes in striking and karate, has six weeks left to prepare for Andrade.
Rather than impede him, however, the diagnosis motivated Cesario to, for example, study martial arts and become a black belt in karate.
For the first time, five new sports will be added to the summer Olympics lineup: baseball and softball, karate, sport climbing, surfing and skateboarding.
By age 10, he was involved in karate and, once in high school, Joey decided automotive mechanics was his thing.
After traveling to South Carolina last month, 13 athletes from a local karate school returned home with 12 medals and three National Champion titles.
McLaughlin, who had a background in karate, and another student filed the paperwork to start the club.
Chay’s and JK Lee both offer Taekwondo, but there are many different styles of martial arts, including karate, aikido and kung fu.
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Origin and Etymology of karate
First Known Use: 1926See Words from the same year
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