The Zimbabwe Karate team to represent the nation at the All Africa Games in Mozambique later this year continued with its preparations for the sporting extravaganza with a commendable showing that sealed 10 gold, 6 silver and 6 bronze medals in a showdown with Zambia yesterday.
The medals were secured in 10 categories in both the katas and kumite against Zambia.
Zimbabwe coach, Shihan Paul Danisa was praised the teamâ€™s performance, saying they had an impressive show against Zambia.
The team showed great signs of improvement from their showdown with Botswana late last year and this has definitely boosted the teamâ€™s confidence ahead of the All Africa Games,â€ he said.
Although Zambia is not a karate force like Botswana, who are the best team in the region, Shihan Danisa nevertheless said the showdown againstÂ the Zambians was critical in assessing the teamsâ€™ strengths and weaknesses as the countdown to the All Africa Games continues.