World athletes will gather in Almalyk
Almalyk will host World Cup Belbogli Kurash Junior Championships for the President Cup.
The press conference was attended by President of the World Belt Wrestling Committee Gintautas Vileita, Chairman of Belbogli Kurash Federation Ravshan Dastirov, officials of the Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports, journalists.
About 200 wrestlers from such countries as Russia, Israel, India, Iran, Ukraine, China, Belarus, and Sweden will attend the championships, which will be held at the Sports Complex of Almalyk Mining and Metallurgical Complex. Athletes will compete in weight categories up to and above 42, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 71, 77, 85, 95 kilograms, girls – up to and above 44, 48, 52, 57, 63, 70 kilograms.
First placeholders in their weight category will be awarded with a cash prize in the amount of 1500 USD, the second– 1000 and the third placeholders – 500 USD.
Main events and an award ceremony of the competition will take place on August 9-10.
Avaz Khudoykulov, UzA