The Indian junior team bagged three medals in the recently concluded Karate World Championship in Buenos Aires held July 24 25.
The Indian team won two gold medals and a bronze in the individual events and and three silver and as many bronze in the team category. S Sharan and Jyothi Krithika won gold medals for the country. The other medal winners were Prasanna Kumar, Ganesh Ram and Mani Shankar in the team event.
Coach S Kothandan and all the athletes hail from Chennai. It was the first time that Indian juniors participated in a world championship.