Filipino karateka Fatima A-Isha Hamsain is World’s No. 1 e-Kumite U15 player

Fatima A-Isha Hamsain Filipino karateka
Fatima Hamsain in the 2019 AMAS Karate Championship ISKF, San Francisco, California, USA where she won 2 silver medals. Photo from FB.

Filipino teen karateka Fatima A-Isha Hamsain is now ruling the Under-15 e-Kumite female category as the No. 1 player in the World Rankings.

Hamsain, who earlier climbed to No. 2 after bagging gold in the SportData event in November 2020, went all the way to notch the top spot after her silver-medal win in the recent E-Champions Trophy World Series 3 held on December 3, 2020.

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The 14-year-old athlete from Taguig City, registered 255 points in the competition which improved her world ranking points to 1,880, overtaking the former World No. 1 Anna Menzel of Austria by a 100 point gap.

The World No. 1 beat other players in the top 5 from Austria, Ireland, Indonesia, and Germany.

Sportdata World Rankings

Hamsain exhibited sterling performances in the E-Champions series as she harvested gold medals in other 3 categories namely, e-Kata Individual Female U-18, e-Kata Individual Female U-15, and U-16 e-Kumite Female.

It was also the same virtual event where Filipino World No. 1 karateka player James De Los Santos had won his 30th e-kata gold medal.

Hamsain is part of the Maharlika Karatedo Kai of the Philippines International club where she is a student of De Los Santos.

The teen athlete had earlier defeated Denmark for the gold in the E-Karate Games 2020 #2 in the U16 Shotokan Individual Female eKata division.

SEND CONGRATULATIONS in the comments below to Filipino karateka Fatima A-Isha Hamsain for claiming the No. 1 spot in e-Kumite World Rankings.

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Alyssa Leyda-Aldemo
Alyssa Leyda-Aldemo was a contributor in the News Letter of her former agency and is currently a content writer on her church's website and social media platform. She is now a full-time housewife who wants to re-ignite her passion for writing.