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The Japan Olympic Committee (JOC) along with the Tokyo Governor Masuzoe, announced at a press conference that they have prioritized inclusion of Karate for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics. Understandable with the popularity of the sport in Japan, Karate with its huge following in Japan stands a very good chance to get a slot at Olympics 2020.

Original news in Japanese : NIKKANSPORTS