Olympic facilities of Tokyo 2020 were not damaged by an earthquake in Japan, kyodonews.jp reports. As noted, on Monday a thorough inspection of these objects will be carried out.
Uzbekistan’s light heavyweight boxer Bektemir Melikuziev clinched another victory in the professional boxing bout.
A tournament from the Grand Prix series in para-track and field athletics is currently being held in Dubai. The third day of the competition, in which valuable rating points for Tokyo 2020 are played, was successful for the delegation of Uzbekistan.
On the eve of the 2021 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Uzbekistan carried out systematic work to separate the motivation of our athletes and coaches, as well as to organize their effective preparation for this prestigious competition. This was announced at a meeting at the Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports chaired by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov.
Athletes competing in the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics will be asked to test for the novel coronavirus at least once every four days, the games’ organizers stipulated Tuesday in their playbook, Kyodo news agency reported.
The Organising Committee of the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 revealed its Olympic torch design today during an event marking one year to go until the Games begin.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the selection of 25 new IOC Young Leaders who will leverage the power of sport to make a positive difference in their communities. This fifth generation of IOC Young Leaders will benefit from an enhanced version of the programme, which moves from an annual to a four-year model, and will provide the Young Leaders with additional tools and expertise that they will need to become successful social entrepreneurs and make a positive impact through sport.
Pakhtakor Tashkent midfielder Jaloliddin Masharipov will continue his career at Saudi Arabia's Al-Nassr club, which reached the semifinals of the AFC Champions League in the 2020 season.
Fernando Morentes is one of the most famous players not only in Spanish, but also in world football. The player who once played for Real Madrid in Spain, Liverpool in England and Monaco in France is expected to visit Tashkent next month. An official meeting was held at the National Olympic Committee of Uzbekistan today, where these and other issues were discussed.