Karate at the 2002 Asian Games

Karate was competed by men and women at the 2002 Asian Games in Busan, South Korea. Kata was contested along with Kumite. There were 11 gold medals contested for this sport. All competition took place at the Yangsan College Gymnasium on October 11 and 12. Each country was limited to having 5 athletes.

Karate
at the 2002 Asian Games
Karate pictogram.svg
VenueYangsan College Gymnasium
Dates11–12 October
Competitors117 from 30 nations
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ScheduleEdit

P Preliminary rounds & Repechage F Finals
Event↓/Date → 11th
Fri
12th
Sat
Men's kata P F
Men's kumite 55 kg P F
Men's kumite 60 kg P F
Men's kumite 65 kg P F
Men's kumite 70 kg P F
Men's kumite 75 kg P F
Men's kumite +75 kg P F
Women's kata P F
Women's kumite 53 kg P F
Women's kumite 60 kg P F
Women's kumite +60 kg P F

MedalistsEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Kata
details
Yukimitsu Hasegawa
  Japan
Wong Pak Cheong
  Macau
Rayappan Jebamalai Edward
  Sri Lanka
Ku Jin Keat
  Malaysia
Kumite −55 kg
details
Puvaneswaran Ramasamy
  Malaysia
Otabek Kasimov
  Uzbekistan
Bambang Maulidin
  Indonesia
Phạm Trần Nguyên
  Vietnam
Kumite −60 kg
details
Kenichi Imai
  Japan
Hossein Rouhani
  Iran
Ilkhom Karimov
  Uzbekistan
Hussain Al-Qattan
  Kuwait
Kumite −65 kg
details
Hasan Basri
  Indonesia
Mehdi Amouzadeh
  Iran
Shao Chih-kang
  Chinese Taipei
Nayef Al-Mutairi
  Kuwait
Kumite −70 kg
details
Alireza Katiraei
  Iran
Shattyk Kazhymukanov
  Kazakhstan
Hsu Hsiang-ming
  Chinese Taipei
Magid Adwan
  Qatar
Kumite −75 kg
details
Ahmad Munir
  Kuwait
Jasem Vishgahi
  Iran
Tong Kit Siong
  Brunei
Kim Byung-chul
  South Korea
Kumite +75 kg
details
Mehran Behnamfar
  Iran
Andrey Korolev
  Kazakhstan
Jaber Al-Hammad
  Kuwait
Isroil Ismoilov
  Tajikistan

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Kata
details
Atsuko Wakai
  Japan
Lim Lee Lee
  Malaysia
Cheung Pui Si
  Macau
Cherli Tugday
  Philippines
Kumite −53 kg
details
Vũ Kim Anh
  Vietnam
Eri Fujioka
  Japan
Murugaiyan Srirajarajeswari
  Malaysia
Hsieh Ai-chen
  Chinese Taipei
Kumite −60 kg
details
Premila Supramaniam
  Malaysia
Chan Ka Man
  Hong Kong
Kwan Man Fei
  Macau
Gretchen Malalad
  Philippines
Kumite +60 kg
details
Nguyễn Trọng Bảo Ngọc
  Vietnam
Sofiya Kaspulatova
  Uzbekistan
Natalya Solodilova
  Kazakhstan
Emiko Honma
  Japan

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Japan (JPN)3115
2  Iran (IRI)2305
3  Malaysia (MAS)2125
4  Vietnam (VIE)2013
5  Kuwait (KUW)1034
6  Indonesia (INA)1012
7  Kazakhstan (KAZ)0213
  Uzbekistan (UZB)0213
9  Macau (MAC)0123
10  Hong Kong (HKG)0101
11  Chinese Taipei (TPE)0033
12  Philippines (PHI)0022
13  Brunei (BRU)0011
  Qatar (QAT)0011
  South Korea (KOR)0011
  Sri Lanka (SRI)0011
  Tajikistan (TJK)0011
Totals (17 nations)11112244

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 117 athletes from 30 nations competed in karate at the 2002 Asian Games:

ReferencesEdit

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