Indian Team wins 3 Gold, 2 Silver and 6 Bronze medals at US Open Karate Championship in Las Vegas

The Karate players from Gurgaon have made India proud in the US Open Karate Championship in Las Vegas from 12th to 16th of April. The prestigious annual Karate event saw participation from 2374 participants from 42 countries.
The team led by Sensei Yashpal Singh Kalsi, a world-renowned martial artist from Gurgaon has won total 10 medals. Yashpal himself had won the gold medal in the US Open Karate Championship in 2016 and this year again he won a Bronze medal.


Here are the results of Team India
  •  Shaifali Agarwal 
    • Gold, Kata
    •  Silver, Kumite
  •  Abhishek Sengupta  
    • Gold, Kata
    • Silver, Kumite
  • Yashpal Singh Kalsi 
    • Bronze, Kata
  • Rantej Singh
    •  Bronze, Kata
    • Bronze, Kumite
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  • Harcharan Singh Chowhan 
    • Bronze, Kata
    • Bronze, Kumite
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  • Team Kata Event (18 years to 35 years), Gold
    • Shaifali Agarwal 
    • Harcharan Singh Chowhan 
    • Abhishek Sengupta 
  • Team Kata event (35 to 44 years advance), Bronze
    • Yashpal Singh 
    • Rantej Singh 
    • Davinder Virdi 

The Indian team participants Abhishek Sengupta, Rantej Singh, Harcharan Singh Chowhan and Shaifali Agarwal train under Sensei Yahspal Singh Kalsi at Sanshinkan International in Gurgaon.

Excited by this performance Sensei Yashpal Singh Kalsi said “I am extremely proud of Indian team, it’s a fantastic feeling to win medal for our country, I am sure this will inspire more people back in India”
The team was selected and approved by Karate Association of India, which is the only, recognized national Karate body, Mr. Bharat Sharma General Secretary of the association had wished the team good luck.

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