Azerbaijani karate fighters have Koshiki topped the Asian Karatedo Open Cup tournament in Barnaul, Russia. Athletes from 13 different countries competed for the title of winner of the competition.
3 karateists of "Neftchi Sports Club” were awarded the medals of the tournament. Asiman Namazov (73 kg) won gold medal in the kumite competitions and bronze in the kata competitions. Nazim Movsumzada became the winner in the individual kata and team competitions (Kumite-Bunkay). And the karateist Faig Bayramov (82 kg) became winner in the kumite competitions.