New WBA World Heavyweight Champion Ruslan Chagaev arrived in Tashkent, Uzbek capital city, on Thursday, 19 April.
UAE revived hopes of qualifying for the second round of the Qlympic qualifiers by beating Yemen 2-0 at Sharjah Stadium last night.
South Korea on Wednesday gained a berth in the final qualifying round of Olympic football in the Asian region with a 1-0 away victory over Uzbekistan.
Uzbekistan Fed Cup team led by former world No. 20 Iroda Tulyaganova recorded two victories in Asia/Oceania Zone Group I 2007. Uzbekistan defeated Singapore and South Korea, while lost to Hong Kong of China.
Ruslan Chagaev earned much more than the right to call himself the new WBA heavyweight champion following his superb tactical victory over 7ft 1ins Nikolai Valuev in Stuttgart on Saturday night.
An emphatic 4-1 victory over Metallurg saw Andijan go third in the Uzbekistan League even as Neftchi maintained their two-point lead atop the table after the fifth round recently.
The disciplinary summary for AFC Champions League Match Day 4 has been announced.
Today Uzbekistan Olympic football team plays with South Korea the fourth match of 24-team second round qualifying for the Olympic Football Tournament Beijing 2008.