KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 8 (Bernama) -- Two young karate exponents, Ooi San Hong and Ariani Lim Junyi put up a spirited display to clinch bronze medals in their maiden appearance at the 14th Asian Karate Championships.
National juniors karate coach Lim Lee Lee said Ooi, 14 and Ariani Lim, 15, were not nervous in the debut at the tournament at the Cheras Badminton Stadium.
"After training for nine months with me, I am proud to say they have learned well," she told Bernama here today.
Meanwhile, Ooi who won the bronze medal in the cadet men's individual kata, said he was shocked with the victory and looked forward to more successes.
Ooi, who aspires to be a karate 'sensei' or coach, said he hopes to win a gold medal.....