Weightlifters of Uzbekistan became winners of the junior world championship in Tokyo.
In Tokyo, the World Weightlifting Championships among youth are held, in which three athletes from Uzbekistan take part.
In Hong Kong, the Asian Fencing Championship took place, at which Uzbekistan was represented by 11 athletes. Among the most striking moments - the victory of our epee fencer Oleg Sokolov over the winner of the Olympics in Rio Park Sang Yong. Our fencer won him with a score of 15:11.
In Tashkent, the zone tournament of the World Chess Championship continues, in which players from Central Asian countries participate.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) included 16 new disciplines in the program of the Summer Olympic Games in 2020, eliminating one of the new disciplines. The decision was made at a meeting of the IOC Executive Committee, which was held in the Swiss Lausanne. The National Olympic Committee and sports federations have not commented on innovations regarding the national team of Uzbekistan...
In Namangan, the tennis tournament of the series "Futures" ended, at which our compatriots failed to win medals of the highest standard.
In various international chess tournaments on the speed game, held in recent days, our compatriots achieved impressive success.
Members of the Uzbekistan national team in boxing with confident victories began their participation in the 5th international tournament for the President's Cup of Kazakhstan.
In Tashkent, it is planned to build a state-of-the-art cyberarene for international tournaments in computer games.
Team of Samvel Babayan won confidently with a score of 2-0 the friendly match of the Thailand team.
In the staff list of the republican schools of higher sportsmanship and children's and youth sports schools in various sports will be introduced specialty "Sportsman".
Chess players from Uzbekistan won three medals at the first World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship among the children up to 8, 10 and 12 years old in Minsk.
The President approved the Program for the Further Development of Physical Culture and Mass Sports for 2017-2021. Over 995.2 billion soums of money will be allocated for its implementation.
The International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA) has published a new rating of the national teams of the world.
The first racket of Uzbekistan Denis Istomin after the second round of the Grand Slam tournament "Roland Garros" in France was forced to cover the racket.
Termez hosted the XIII international kurash tournament for the prize of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, dedicated to the memory of Hakim at-Termizi. Among the owners of the main prizes were our kurashists.
Eight gold, two silver, seven bronze medals and the first place in the team event - this is the trophy of the national Paralympic judo team at the Tashkent Asian and Oceania Championship.
In Andijan, the prestigious tennis tournament of the ITF series, organized under the auspices of the International Tennis Federation, was launched.
The ice complex "Humo Arena", which meets international requirements and standards, will be located in the Chilanzar district of Tashkent at the intersection of Afrosiyob and Beshyogoch streets.
This year, the Children's Sports Development Fund under Goskomsport will carry out construction and repair works with estimated cost 298.4 billion soums.