Uzbekistan shooter Elena Kuznetsova made up for her misses at the beginning of women’s 50-meter rifle three positions final to grasp gold of the event at the Asian Shooting Championship on Saturday, with 678.3 points.
Mirdjalal Kasimov’s tenure as head coach of Kuruvchi began in style on Thursday as the Uzbek legend led his side to a 6-1 thrashing of Vobkent, which confirmed the Tashkent club’s place in next year’s AFC Champions League as the Uzbekistan League runners-up.
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have announced the seedings and qualification process for the 2011 Asian Cup gets underway.
Uzbekistan national team will participate in the King’s Cup football tournament, which will take place in Thailand on 23-30 December.
Uzbekistan’s world heavyweight WBA champion Ruslan Chagaev will defend his title against Britain’s veteran Matt Skelton in Dusseldorf early next year, it was revealed on Wednesday.
Uzbekistan football legend Mirdjalal Kasimov has been appointed coach of Kuruvchi, as the Tashkent club looks to join champions Pakhtakor in the 2008 AFC Champions League.
Uzbekistan champions Pakhtakor took another step towards finishing the 2007 league campaign unbeaten with a 1-0 win over Tractor on Monday.
Pakhtakor maintained their supremacy in Uzbekistan claiming the league title for the sixth consecutive year.
Saudi Arabia striker Yasser Al Qahtani was crowned the AFC Player of the Year 2007 during a glittering award ceremony held at the Hordern Pavillion here on Wednesday.