Paris (France) hosted 2019 FIG World Challenge Cup.
On 14-22 September, the world championship in wrestling will be held in the city of Nur-Sultan of Kazakhstan. Participating in these competitions, wrestlers have the opportunity to directly obtain a license for Tokyo 2020 and it should be noted that the national team of Uzbekistan has been diligently prepared for this championship. Our compatriots will compete in Greco-Roman, freestyle and women’s wrestling in their weight categories.
An open championship of the Central Asian Fencing Confederation has ended in Tashkent. The competition lasted two days and it should be noted that our compatriots managed to show good results. Especially our saber fencers managed to show their skill and superiority, winning all medals.
The Asian Cycling Cup was held in India from 9 to 11 September. It is noteworthy that the national team of Uzbekistan took second place in the team standings.
An international class triathlete, ten-time winner of the Ironman triathlon competitions, Viktor Zemtsev has been appointed coach of the Uzbekistan triathlon team.
Uzbekistan U-23 defeated the Iranian team in a friendly match with a score of 4:1.
The Asia-Oceania Para-Judo Championship in Atyrau, Kazakhstan, continues. According to the Rules, yesterday judokas in the heavy weight category competed.
On 20-22 September, Tashkent will host competitions from the Judo Grand Prix series. In this prestigious competition, judokas have the opportunity to get rating points at the Tokyo Olympics, and it should be noted that there is complete preparation for a worthy holding of this world-class sports event in our capital.