It’s getting more better for Malawian martial artist serving in the British Military, Yamikani Guba, who after being awarded a best senior fighter 2016 for the British military Taekwondo Team had scooped silver medal in his first competition in 2017 in the Scorpion Taewondo championship in England.
Guba described the silver medal as “warm up” to the year.
He won it on February 19 at the Metrodome Leisure Centre in Barnsley representing the British Military Taekwondo.
Guba, who holds a fourth Dan Black Belt in taekwondo from the World Taekwondo Federation, won the silver medal in heavy weight category.
The Malawian is currently based in Larkhill at the Royal School of Artillery as a Phase 2 Instructor. He is also the British Army taekwondo team captain.
Guba, who has achieved many medals on both national and international level of fighting, said he is now looking forward for next competition on March 11 in the British Army Championships.
He will also compete in the British National Chungdokwan Taekwondo championshio on March 25 in Londom.
Guba started practising martial arts at Blantyre Youth Centre before joining the British Army in 2007.