A resolution of the President "On additional measures for the development of the Paralympic movement" was adopted.
It is a little over two months before the start of the Olympic Games in Tokyo, but it is still unclear whether it will take place. Almost 60% of local residents are in favor of canceling or postponing the Olympic Games in Tokyo due to the next wave of coronavirus infection, according to a poll conducted by the Yomiuri Shimbun publication.
The visit of the head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach to Japan, which is scheduled for 17 May, may be postponed to June due to the unfavorable situation with the spread of the new coronavirus in the country. This was announced on Monday by the Japanese TV channel Fuji TV.
For the first time in Uzbekistan, the World Championship among adults in hand-to-hand fighting will be held.
Boxer Bektemir Melikuziev is deprived of the right to participate in all sports competitions (national and international championships, various games, etc.) from 16 February 2020 to 15 February 2024, the International Boxing Federation (AIBA) and the National Anti-Doping Agency of Uzbekistan said.
Another day has ended within the framework of the Uzbekistan championship in fencing among adults. It should be noted that following the results of this day, the winners and prize-winners in rapier tournament have become known.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with a presentation on the preparation for the Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games on 3 May.
The last Grand Slam tournament of the Olympic cycle will be held in Kazan (Russian Federation) on 5-7 May. Uzbek judokas will also take part in this competition, who will compete for valuable rating points in Tokyo 2020.
The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Japan hosted a meeting with Japanese professional boxer, former world champion Ryosuke Iwasa and his coordinator, managing director of Toku Co., Ltd Kotaro Okada.