Silver and bronze for karate team

first_imgThe female team that comprised Jacklyn Barney, Catherine Wilson, Doris Karomo and Lera Kose won silver.They did well against New Caledonia in the bout to progress to the gold challenge but were defeated by gold medallist Fiji 2-0.The male team that consists of Eddie Martin, Nigel Bana, Vincent Bougen, John Kajona, Ernest Nuli, Naorei Joseph and Siwari Matus took out bronze.They went down to silver medallist New Caledonia who progressed on but were defeated in a close encounter by gold medallist Fiji.Overall today, PNG took out one gold, two silver and three bronze medals to end the karate competition of this Pacific Games.PNG has finished in third place out of seven countries with one gold, five silver and nine bronze.last_img