B&H Karate Players brought 31 Medal from Dubrovnik!

first_imgThe 16th Balkan Karate Championships for Cadets, Juniors and U21 was held last weekend in Dubrovnik, and the Sarajevo Karate Club “Champion” has 11 representatives. As much as five of them won medals, the club stated. Anes Čongo defended the title of the Balkan Champion in the category of up to 84 kilograms for the third consecutive time, defeating representatives of Kosovo, Croatia and Serbia on his way to the finals. With this result, he concluded another exceptionally successful year in his career. Marija Marjanović won the silver medal. She performed in the category of juniors up to 59 kilograms. Marija is the current vice-champion of B&H, and after a very complex injury she had a successful comeback to the competition and it is believed that she will make B&H proud in the future as well. Bronze medals were won by Ćemo Merisa in the category of over 59 kilograms, Ena Gljiva in the category U21 over 68 kilograms, and Delić Mevlida in the category U21 up to 50 kilograms. Namely, the karate national team of B&H managed to win 6 gold, 5 silver and 20 bronze medals and to take high fourth place in the competition of 11 countries and 684 contestants. (Source: nap.ba)last_img read more

Lourdes Clemente slowly showing true potential for La Salle as she adjusts to UAAP grind

first_img“It’s a big difference, I don’t want to compare, but it’s really harder here,” said Clemente. “My first goal is to adapt to the system of coach Ramil.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Clemente scored her first points in the UAAP in the Lady Spikers’ 25-10, 20-25, 27-25, 25-22  victory over National University Wednesday at Filoil Flying V Center, effectively putting her name on the board.After playing out her first four collegiate years with University of Perpetual Help in the NCAA, Clemente made the jump to the UAAP and enrolled in La Salle’s Master of Marketing Communication program.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissSPORTSCoronation night?SPORTSThirdy Ravena gets‍‍‍ offers from Asia, Australian ball clubsClemente finished with five points in her third game with the Lady Spikers but she’s far from satisfied with her performance.“I got a little bit of confidence but I’m really not satisfied with how I played because there are still a lot of areas that I have to focus on,” said Clemente in Filipino. “The coaches always tell me not to be contented with how I play.” Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title Tom Brady most dominant player in AFC championship history Ramil de Jesus frustrated with La Salle’s latest showing: You can’t blame mistakes on your opponents Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles01:54SEA Games: Tabugara delivers wushu gold for PH08:07Athletes treated to a spectacle as SEA Games 2019 officially ends02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READ Rogue cops marked as Gamboa’s targets in his appointment as PNP chief Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Clemente scored her first point with a quick kill for the 22-all tie in the third set but her highlight play of the day came in the fourth set when she drilled Jennifer Nierva for the Lady Spikers’ 23-21 lead.La Salle head coach Ramil De Jesus said that Clemente has yet to push her limits especially in the UAAP where games are longer due to rallies.“I think in the other league one attack and the play is finished, there’s no rally since Lourdes is already big and her limits haven’t been stretched,” said De Jesus in Filipino of the 6-foot-1 middle blocker.“She not only has to block, but she also has to anticipate what the opponents would do,” added De Jesus.Clemente admitted that she’s had a harder time in the UAAP since she’s also trying to quickly adapt to De Jesus’ system with De La Salle.ADVERTISEMENT Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title MANILA, Philippines—It took some time but Lourdes Clemente finally made her impact for De La Salle in the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament.ADVERTISEMENT Japeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for Ginebra Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments LATEST STORIES Eugenie Bouchard’s bid for Australian Open spot ends in qualifyinglast_img read more