Nepal will host third edition of Sagarmatha Open International Karate Championship at Star Venue, Narayan Chaur, Naxal, on January 11 and 12, 2017.
Nepal Shito-Ryu Karate Association, Naxal, has been organising the event since last three years. The first edition was held in December, 2014 and second edition in May, 2016.
In this edition too, around 2,000 karate players from host Nepal, India, Bangladesh and Bhutan – are expected, according to the organiser.
The players will compete in 27 categories, informed event manager Iswor Thapa.