JK News Today

Srinagar, Nov.11

Eight years old Tajamul Islam from Bandipora, in Kashmir valley has become world champion in Kick Boxing and has created history in winning a gold medal in the game at such a young age

Tajamul Islam, a class two student, is in Italy where she participated in World Kick Boxing Championship which witnessed participation of ninety countries.

Sharing details with Kashmir Life, coach of Tajamul Islam (8), Master Fasil Ali, who is an international kick boxing player himself, said that Tajamul participated in the world event with support from Kick Boxing Federation of India.

“It was five-day world championship in Italy,” he said. In five days, Fasil informed, Tajamul won six games.


Tajamul Islam in Italy after defeating her rival from the United States and becoming World champion in Kick Boxing.

On Wednesday, he said, “Tajamul won gold medal defeating her rival from United States.”

Fasil said that it was for the first time that a player from sub-junior category won a gold medal in the game. “She created the history by becoming first such player,” he said. “She is just an eight year old player.”

Earlier, Tajamal created a wave of admiration the valley with her nomination. Before participating at the global platform, the Bandipora girl had many feats under her belt.