Sports Princess contest held
The Sport Princess 2009 contest winners were awarded in Tashkent on 24 December. The jury paid attention not only to sports achievements of the participants, but also to their activities in the social life and intellectual potential.
International jang kurash federation founded
The national sports like kurash, belbogli kurash, turon and ulak-kupkari are becoming more and more popular in Uzbekistan. This year, another Uzbek art of fighting called jang kurash joined this list.
Armwrestling Asian Cup held
More than 150 athletes from the countries of the continent participated in the Armwrestling Asian Cup held in Tashkent.
Hand-to-hand combat championship opens
The third Asian open championship in hand-to-hand combat started in Karshi. The event attracted athletes from Uzbekistan, India, Thailand, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Armenia, as well as countries of Europe and America.
AIBA Technical Committee meets in Tashkent
The Technical Committee of the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) held a session in Tashkent. The meeting was organized in cooperation with the National Olympic Committee of Uzbekistan and the National Boxing Federation.
Uzbekistan wins 24 medals in Vietnam
The sports delegation of Uzbekistan returned from the third Asian Indoor Games held in Vietnam during 26 October – 8 November.
AIBA representatives meet in Tashkent
Meeting of the technical committee of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) gathered in Tashkent. The event is organized in collaboration with the National Olympic Committee of Uzbekistan and the Republican Boxing Federation.
Uzbek sportsmen win in Vietnam
The Asian Indoor Games 3 are continuing in Vietnam’s Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh.
Uzbek boxers win in Russia, Kazakhstan
Young boxers from 14 countries participated in the international boxing tournament held in Anapa, Russia.
Belbogli kurash championship ends
The world and Asian championship in belbogli kurash wrestling ended in Tashkent. They were held in the framework of the fourth World traditional sports martial arts festival.
World athletes to compete in Tashkent
On 24-28 October, Tashkent will host the world and Asian championship in belbogli kurash wrestling among adults and the continental championship among young athletes.
Tashkent Challenger 2009 ends
Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan and Marcos Bagdatis from Cyprus met in the final of the Tashkent Challenger 2009 international tennis tournament.
Denis Istomin wins international tournament
Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan won the main prize in the doubles game at the international tennis tournament Challenger in Belgium.
Wrestling champions awarded
The Uzbek athletes won three medals at the freestyle and Greek-Roman wrestling world championship in Denmark, in which sportsmen from more than 70 states took part.
Young athletes' school modernized in Navoi
Children’s sport school No. 3 of the city of Navoi after reconstruction has gained a new modern look.
Bunyodkor loses points
Bunyodkor, the leader of the Premier League of XVII national championship of Uzbekistan, lost points in the twenty-fourth round. The winners of the 23 games in a row, Bunyodkor players barely escaped the defeat with Almalik 2:2.
Filippov wins in the Philippines
Uzbek grandmaster Anton Filippov won at the international chess tournament held in Manila, Philippines, where more than 50 players of over 10 countries contested.
Armwrestling team wins four medals in Italy
Uzbek armwrestling team won three gold and one silver medal at the world championship held in Italy on 6-13 September.
Young boxers compete in Bukhara
Over 200 young athletes from throughout the country rivaled at the competition held in Bukhara boxing center Dulkusho.
Uzbekistan - England: 1-1
Uzbekistan national team took third place in group “D” at U-20 FIFA World Cup in Egypt.