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.
Midfielder from Uzbekistan Jasur Jaloliddinov leaves the Moscow football club Lokomotiv.
During a working trip to Madrid, an Uzbek delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov met with the leadership of the football club Atletico Madrid and held talks on cooperation.
The Ethics Committee of the Russian Football Union (RFU) fined the head coach of the SKA-Khabarovsk club Sergei Yuran for speaking about the player of the Spartak Moscow Oston Urunov.
The Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) suspended referee Sherzod Kasymov from any football activity for three years for participating in fixed matches.
Dutch specialist Peter Huistra has been appointed head coach of the Pakhtakor Tashkent.