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Yekaterina Khilko wins bronze at Beijing Olympics

19.08.08 10:14

Yekaterina Khilko won a bronze medal in trampoline a score of 36.90 at the Beijing Olympic Games. Khilko became the first Uzbekistan athlete to win an Olympic Games medal in trampoline. The number of medals won by the Uzbek athletes at the Olympic Games has made up three.

Uzbek athlete wins first medal at Beijing Olympics

09.08.08 18:06

Uzbek team won its first medal at the 29th summer Olympic Games in Beijing. Uzbekistan judo champion Rishod Sabirov scored victory over Dimitri Dragin of France in 60 kg weight category.

Rishod Sobirov of Uzbekistan wins bronze in Judo Men's -60kg

09.08.08 17:03

Athletes from Uzbekistan gained their first medal in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Rishod Sobirov of Uzbekistan threw Dimitri Dragin of France for a koka to win the bronze medal in Judo Men’s -60kg. Sobirov won a silver medal in the 2007 Asian Championships and a bronze medal in the 2007 World Military Championships. He was born in 1986 and his coach is G. Grigorvey.

Flag of Uzbekistan raised in the Olympic village

06.08.08 20:43

Sports delegation of Uzbekistan has arrived in the Olympic village in the Chinese capital of Beijing. Together with other countries participating in the summer Olympic games, the state anthem of Uzbekistan was played and the country’s flag was raised here. The Olympic village, which occupies 66 hectares, consists of 42 buildings accommodating 16,000 athletes from 205 countries.

Delegation of Uzbekistan ready for Olympic Games

02.08.08 15:18

Sportsmen of Uzbekistan, which will participate in the Summer Olympic Games in Beijing, laid flowers to the Monument of Independence and Humanism in Tashkent on 2 August. Games participants, trainers and representatives of the public attended the solemn ceremony, which took place at the Olympic Glory Museum.

Sergey Lagutin wins Tour de Korea-Japan 2008

05.07.08 15:31

Sergey Lagutin from Uzbekistan won the multi-day bicycle race Tour de Korea-Japan 2008. The first two stages of the tournament, in which representatives of some 20 countries took part, were held in Japan. In the following 10 stages in South Korea, the team of Uzbekistan won the second place.

Pakhtakor 2-0 won over Al Gharafa

29.05.08 12:54

Kuruvchi had advanced to AFC Champions League quarter-finals after finishing Group A campaign with a 1-1 draw against Sepahan.

"Barkamol avlod-2008" sport games start

17.05.08 22:33

Students of lyceums and secondary special and professional educational institutions gathered in Karakalpakstan’s capital, Nukus to participate in national “Barkamol avlod-2008” sports games. It is a component of the National program on training specialists. The grand ceremony was opened by the chairman of Jokargi Kenes of Karakalpakstan M. Erniyazov.

Third All Army Games start in Uzbekistan

01.05.08 9:34

The third All Army Games of military and Olympic sports began in Tashkent and Chirchik. In the event, which will run through 7 May, the teams will gauge forces in military and officer triathlon, kurash, all-round events, track and field athletics, weight sports, volleyball and hand combat.

Third stage of Gymnastics World Cup ends

30.04.08 20:49

The third stage of the Gymnastics World Cup ended in the Slovenian city of Maribor. At the tournament, Anton Fokin of Uzbekistan scored 15,750 points in the drills at the piles and occupied the second place.

Kuruvchi and Al Ittihad play 1-0

24.04.08 12:35

Kuruvchi remained on course for a AFC Champions League quarter-final berth after securing a 1-0 win over Syria’s Al Ittihad on Wednesday. Timur Kapadze fired home the crucial goal 15 minutes before the break following a well-worked move.

First national youth cycling marathon starts in Uzbekistan

22.04.08 10:39

First national youth cycling marathon “Kamolot-Tur” started in Uzbekistan on 19 April. Its participants – including both professional and amateur bicyclers – will travel from the cities of Nukus, Termez and Ferghana to the capital.

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