The World Karate Federation (WKF) has expressed its deep sadness following the death of Executive Committee member Yrsa Ranki.
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British teenager Caroline Dubois beat Belarus' Ala Staradub in the opening round of the women's lightweight event as action began today at the European Boxing Olympic Qualifying Tournament in London.
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The Olympic Committee of Kosovo (OCK) has hosted its first Leading Sports Women Forum at Sirius Hotel in Prishtina.
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