A Fab Accomplishment
In the capital’s Jar sports complex, an open tournament of Uzbekistan on Muaythai WMF has been held among amateur athletes.
In the tournament organized by the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Physical Culture and Sports and the Association of Amateur and Professional Muaythai of our country, along with compatriots, athletes from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Afghanistan took part.
In the tournament with the participation of almost 400 athletes, members of the national team of Uzbekistan won 44 gold, 43 silver, 70 bronze medals and won first place in the team event. The second place was taken by the combined team of Tajikistan (4 gold, 3 silver, 8 bronze medals), the third - the combined team of Afghanistan (2 gold, 4 silver, 7 bronze medals).
“Holding such competitions in our country helps young athletes to gain experience and improve their skills,” said Ilhom Sokiev, deputy chairman of the Association of Amateur and Professional Muaythai of Uzbekistan. “The purpose of the competition is to prepare our athletes for participation in the upcoming prestigious tournaments.”