Uzbek athlete Saidamirkhon Turgunbaev has taken part in the Asian Junior Championships and won a silver medal.
The Asian tournament was held in early December in Hong Kong. For the title of champion fought participants from 20 countries of the continent.
It is worth noting that the representative from Uzbekistan for the first time in 20 years took part in competitions of this magnitude.
Member of the Uzbekistan national boxing team, champion of Asia and the world, silver medalist of the 2016 Olympic Games Shahram Giyasov left amateur boxing and moved to the professional boxing.
To prepare for the upcoming battles in a new direction, our boxer went to the US.
We remind you that in May this year in Tashkent, Shahram became the champion of Asia, and in September he won a gold medal at the World Championships in Hamburg.
In 2015, performing for the youth team, Giyasov won the youth world championship in Yakutsk.
President of the International Judo Federation, Marius Wieser, has been in Uzbekistan on an official three-day visit.
During the visit to our country, he held a number of meetings with the leadership of the Uzbekistan Judo Federation, the National Olympic Committee, and the State Committee of Uzbekistan for Physical Culture and Sports.
Mixed martial arts fighter from Uzbekistan Mahmud Muradov held another battle for the XFN (X Fight Nights) belt in the Czech Republic.
Uzbek fighter Mahmud Muradov knocked out his opponent in the first round as part of the tournament for the champion belt of XFN in the O2 Arena in Prague. The rival of Muradov was the representative of the Czech Republic Tomasz Penza.
According to the contract concluded between Mahmud Muradov and XFN (X Fight Nights), this fight was the last. Prior to this, within the framework of the XFN tournament, Muradov had three fights, two victories and one defeat.