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Tokyo Olympics come too early for Japan's 'karate kid'

13-year-old Mahiro Takano is used to punching above her weight since taking up karate in kindergarten. She has done much to boost the profile of the Japanese martial art which is set to make its Olympic debut. But when Tokyo 2020 kicks off next year little Mahiro will be too young to compete.


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