Townsend makes cadet comeback for Team Oceania

Australia’s Kane Townsend has headed to Suva to be a sparring partner for Team Oceania’s preparation training camp for the 2017 World Cadet Challenge (WCC). One of the region’s top senior athletes, Kane himself was a member of Team Oceania when he competed in the 2008 World Cadet Challenge in Sweden. The WCC is a unique […]

Oceania athletes move up in September World Rankings

The September World Ranking list has been published and it has been a good month for Oceania athletes. Jian Fang Lay is the region’s top athlete sitting at no.106 in the women’s ranking list. It will take some effort to catch her with compatriot Jee Minhyung, previously unranked, following her in the list at no.251, […]

Universiade teams wrap-up

The 29th Summer Universiade is currently underway in Taipei and the Team’s Event has come to an end. Australia’s men’s team proved the most successful coming within a whisker of progressing to the main draw. In their first match they came up against Korea Republic. It was a 3-0 loss, however, Kane Townsend was able to […]