Wednesday, 30, November, 2022

Sports

The coach of Uzbekistan national team Srecko Katanec announced the squad for the international friendly tournament Navruz Cup-2022.

Uzbekistan is preparing for the international Kupkari tournament. According to the Ministry of Sports, the tournament will be held from March 24 to 26 at the Karabair equestrian school of Termez district of Surkhandarya province.

During the FIFA international days at the end of March, Tashkent will host, an international friendly tournament with the participation of 4 national teams, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uganda.

14 Uzbek athletes were disqualified after being tested positive for prohibited substances in their blood in a doping test in 2021, the National Anti-Doping Agency under the Cabinet of Ministers (UzNADA) reported.

The fourth Tashkent International Marathon will kick off on March 27, announced on Tuesday the Deputy PM/Minister of Tourism and Sports Aziz Abdukhakimov at a press briefing.

New Zealand Football said in a statement that an unspecified number of the fully-vaccinated touring party had tested positive for Covid-19, forcing the cancellation of their friendly against Uzbekistan in Dubai.

The Uzbekistan national team defeated South Sudan, 3-0 in a friendly match today at The Sisters stadium as part of the training camp in Dubai. 

Uzbekistan’s first friendly match in 2022 against Japan has been canceled, Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) said in a statement.

Magnus Carlsen lost his complete stronghold on chess' most prestigious titles as Uzbek chess player Nodirbek Abdusattorov won the World Rapid Chess Championship.

As reported earlier, Uzbekistan national team is scheduled to play a friendly match against Japan on January 21, 2022 in Tokyo.

Today, on December 25, the UZ Football Awards-2021 was held. Hussain Norchaev, Jaloliddin Masharipov and Eldor Shomurodov were shrotlisted for the the Best Male Footballer of the Year award.

President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Japarov signed a decree on awarding the head of the Central Asian MMA Confederation, Vice-President of the Olympic Council of Asia Otabek Umarov with a diploma of Kyrgyzstan, Kabar news agency reported.

The famous footballer Odil Akhmedov announced the end of his career, which he announced this during the presentation of his book "Odil Akhmedov: Glorious Way of a Dream".

The Uzbekistan national team will play friendly matches against Japan and New Zealand in January-February 2022, the Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) said.

Srecko Katanec has announced the squad of the national team of Uzbekistan for a training camp during the FIFA calendar in November.

As part of the FIFA calendar in early October, the Uzbekistan national football team will play two friendly matches, the Uzbekistan Football Association said.

Tashkent will host the 2021 World Weightlifting Championships from December 7 to 17. The decision was taken by the Executive Committee of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) in Lausanne.

Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) confirmed that Srečko Katanec had been appointed as the new head coach of the Uzbekistan national football team, UFA said.

The defender of Uzbekistan national team Ibrohimkhalil Yuldoshev has signed a contract with FC Nizhny Novgorod, the club's website said.

In order to make the most of the FIFA Match Calendar for national teams from August 30 to September 7, the Uzbekistan team will hold a training camp in Tashkent and Stockholm, the Uzbekistan Football federation said.