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The Sedibeng Kyokushin Karate Association (Matsushima) will stage the Gauteng senior karate tournament at Saul Tsotetsi Sport Centre in Zone 14, Sebokeng on August 30.

The third edition of the tournament will be held under the auspices of the Karate Organisation of South Africa (Kosa).

Papi Mokoena, the association's publicist, said they have extended invitations to clubs from North West, Swaziland and KwaZulu-Natal.

The tournament has been divided into men's and women's categories and there will be prizes for the first four in each category.

Reigning champion in the open women's section, Tamara Booi from Spruitview Dojo, will be looking forward to defending her title. For more information call Jacob Nxcathi at 082-357-6298 or Shihan Peter Thage at 082-963-1181.