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08.10.2018 15:56:20

Ulugbek wins Youth Olympic Games

Uzbekistan athletes have successfully begun the 3rd Youth Olympic Games, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Almost 4 thousand athletes from 206 countries are taking part in 32 sports championships. 37 athletes from Uzbekistan are defending the honor of the country in 16 sports.

On the first day of the Olympic Games in Taekwondo (WTF) championships, Ulugbek Rashitov among athletes in the weight category up to 48 kilograms, defeated Mongolia’s Duurenjargal Purevjal and South Korea’s Im Seong-bin and won the silver medal.