Uzbekistan’s taekwondo fighters showed decent results in Fujairah Open Taekwondo Championship, in the UAE.
405 athletes from 34 countries participated in the tournament. Uzbekistan national team won six gold, two silver and bronze medals. Team members Ulugbek Rashitov, Omonjon Otajanov, Nikita Rafalovich, Madinabonu Mannapova, Feruza Sadikova and Svetlana Osipova won gold medals, while Najmiddin Kasimkhodjayev and Ozoda Sobirjanova won silver. Niyoz Pulatov received bronze.
Uzbekistan’s athletes have competed in eight out of the 16 Fujairah Open finals.