Samboy Lim's daughter captures gold in Turkey Karate Championships
ABS-CBN Sports on Oct 18, 2019 03:58 PM
(Photo courtesy of Karate Pilipinas Sports Federation Inc. on Facebook)
The gold just keeps on coming from the Philippines as Filipina karateka Jamie Lim captured gold in the 2019 Amatör Spor Haftasi Karate Championship in Sakarya, Turkey last October 13th.
Jamie, the daughter of PBA legend Samboy Lim, was dominant in the Senior Female -68kgs Kumite en route to a first-place finish in her division.
Congratulations to Karate Pilipinas’ Jamie Lim for earning the gold medal at the senior female - 68kgs Kumite category of the 2019 Amatör Spor Haftasi Karate Championship held in Sakarya, Turkey. You have made our country proud! #GalingngAtletangPilipino #parasainangbayan
Jamie was just one of eight Filipinos to bring home medals in the tournament, as her Karate Pilipinas teammates Rexor Tacay (Silver), Ivan Agustin (Silver), Miyuki Tacay (Silver), Mae Soriano (Bronze), Engene Dagohoy (Bronze), Prince Alejo (Bronze) and Sharief Afif (Bronze) all brought home medals in their respective competitions.