The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has disqualified Uzbek wrestler Soslan Tigiev from the men’s 74kg freestyle wrestling event during the Games of the XXX Olympiad in London, where he placed third.
An Olympic wrestler from Uzbekistan Soslan Tigiev has been stripped of his bronze medal from the London Games because of a positive doping test, The Associated Press reporting quoting officials familiar with the case.
A ceremony of honouring participants of London Paralympics was held at Olympic Glory Museum in Tashkent on 21 September 2012.
Embassy of Uzbekistan in Great Britain hosted an event dedicated to successful participation of Uzbekistan at the Summer Paralympic Games in London.
Judoka Sharif Khalilov of Uzbekistan won a silver medal in the weight category of 73 kg of Paralympic Games in London.
A state flag of Uzbekistan was raised at in Paralympic Village of London on 28 August 2012.
A ceremony of rewarding winners of the XXX Summer Olympics took place at the Museum of Olympic glory in Tashkent on 29 August 2012.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received athletes of Uzbekistan, who claimed medals of the 30th Summer Olympic London Games, and their coaches at the Oqsaroy residence on 24 August 2012.
Uzbekistan national team headed to London on 24 August 2012 to participate at Paralympic Games in London, the press service of the Ministry of Culture and Sport Affairs of Uzbekistan said.