Junna Tsukii bags bronze in Karate 1-Series A in Chile

first_img‘People evacuated on their own’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. More than 40 quakes hound areas reeling from Taal Volcano’s eruption Pagasa sees cloudy skies, scattered rain showers in volcanic eruption-hit areas Air quality in NCR now improving after Taal ashfall Poor visibility, nakaapekto sa maraming lugar sa Batangas PLAY LIST 01:05Poor visibility, nakaapekto sa maraming lugar sa Batangas03:028,000 pulis sa Region 4-A, tuloy ang trabaho03:57Phivolcs, nahihirapan sa komunikasyon sa Taal01:04Sold-out: Stores run out of face masks after Taal spews ash01:45Iran police shoot at those protesting plane shootdown01:54MMDA deploys rescue team to Batangas following Taal eruption ‘People evacuated on their own’ Apart from being a SEA Games gold medalist, Tsukii is also a 2018 Asian Games bronze medalist.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ The 28-year-old Tsukii secured the bronze medal after a 2-1 win over Shara Hubrich of Germany.Tsukii missed a shot at a gold after falling to Venezuela’s Yorgelis Salazar, 5-7.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSAndray Blatche has high praise for teammate Kai SottoSPORTSBig differenceSPORTSAlmazan status stays uncertain ahead of Game 4Serap Ozcelik of Turkey ruled the category after turning back Salazar, 7-3, in the final.Tsukii’s quest for a ticket to the Tokyo Olympics continues later this month when she tests her mettle in the Karate1-Premier League in Paris, France beginning January 24 to 26. FILE – The Philippines’ Junna Tsukii (red) goes up against Vietnam’s Dinh Thi Huong (blue) during the women’s kumite -50 kg final of the 30th Southeast Asian Games. INQUIRER PHOTO/ Sherwin VardeleonFilipino-Japanese karateka Junna Tsukii took home another medal just one month after winning the gold in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.Tsukii on Sunday bagged the bronze in the Female Kumite -50kg event in the Karate 1-Series A, which is an Olympic qualifier, in Santiago, Chile.ADVERTISEMENT No need to wear face masks in Metro Manila, says scientist View comments Lava gushes out of Taal Volcano as villagers flee US stocks climb ahead of trade deal, sending S&P 500 to record high Dave Ildefonso thanks NU, makes Ateneo return official LATEST STORIESlast_img read more