The National Senior Open Karate Championship to be organized by the Karate Federation of Nigeria will no longer hold due to non availability of funds.
It will be recalled that the competition was scheduled to take place in Delta, Asaba between March 20th and 24.
A source who confided in naijacombatcorner said the Delta state government claimed not to have funds to spearhead the championship.
The source expressed disappointment stating that athletes were excited over the news of the tournament.
The source disclosed that the championship in Asaba ought to have been used in selecting players that will represent the country at the African Championship coming up in August in Algeria.