Yekaterina Khilko wins bronze at Beijing Olympics
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.
Abdullo Tangriev from Uzbekistan gets Men's +100kg Judo silver at the Beijing Olympic Games
Uzbek judoka Abdullo Tangriev got the Men’s +100kg silver medal at the Beijing Olympics on Friday, August 15, competing with Satoshi Ishii from Japan in the final.
Uzbek athlete wins first medal at Beijing Olympics
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
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
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
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
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.
Uzbekistan is first team to advance into forth round of preliminaries for 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Uzbekistan became the first and only team to storm into the forth found of preliminaries for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa, Asia’s final ten-team round. Uzbekistan has two games to spare it picked up the fourth straight win, 1-0 over Singapore at Tashkent on Saturday, June 7.
Uzbekistan won Singapore 7-3 in qualification round of 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Uzbekistan won Singapore 7-3 to establish a six-point cushion atop of Group 4 in the qualification round for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa.
Pakhtakor 2-0 won over Al Gharafa
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
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
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
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.
National tennis school to be set up in Uzbekistan
President of Uzbekistan signed a resolution on 29 April 2008 on creation of the National Tennis School of Olympic Reserve.
Pakhtakor defeats Arbil in AFC Champions League group match
Pakhtakor displayed style in the match against defeated Arbil 5-1, an important step to reach the last eight.
Kuruvchi and Al Ittihad play 1-0
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
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.
Pakhtakor leads with five point difference
Pakhtakor bolstered the leadership at the top of the Uzbekistan National Championship with a solitary goal win over Lokomotiv in the 16th round.