Georgian Karate fighter defeats world and European champion, wins German premier league

11 Sep 2017 - 14:10:00

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Georgian Karate fighter Gogita Arkania has won the German premier league-German Open, one of the most prestigious competition in the sport. 

In the final battle last week he defeated the European and the world champion in Karate Jonathan Horne, a captain of the German team. 

Arkania (84kg) held six fights, the last one with Horne. 

104 sportsmen fought in his weight. 

Arkania is a member of the Georgian Karate team and as experts say he has a good chance to represent Georgia at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. 

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