Tuesday, 27, September, 2022

Sports

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.

Srečko Katanec could become the head coach of Uzbekistan national football team. The Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) said it was in talks with the 58-year-old Slovenian.

The Uzbekistan international Eldor Shomurodov, 26, joins AS Roma on a permanent deal for an initial fee of €17.5 million.

The International Tennis Integrity Agency (ITIA) has confirmed that two tennis players from Uzbekistan, Temur Ismailov and Amal Sultanbekov, have been banned from the sport, following an investigation into match fixing at a tournament in 2019.

Swimming's world governing body (FINA) said sport's highest court has rejected an appeal from Uzbekistan's federation over its decision to invalidate results from two Olympic qualification meets and that it may now impose sanctions.