Sergey Lagutin wins Tour de Korea-Japan 2008
Sergey Lagutin from Uzbekistan won the multi-day bicycle race Tour de Korea-Japan 2008. The first two stages of the tournament, in which representatives of some 20 countries took part, were held in Japan. In the following 10 stages in South Korea, the team of Uzbekistan won the second place.
Uzbekistan is first team to advance into forth round of preliminaries for 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Uzbekistan became the first and only team to storm into the forth found of preliminaries for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa, Asia’s final ten-team round. Uzbekistan has two games to spare it picked up the fourth straight win, 1-0 over Singapore at Tashkent on Saturday, June 7.
Uzbekistan won Singapore 7-3 in qualification round of 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa
Uzbekistan won Singapore 7-3 to establish a six-point cushion atop of Group 4 in the qualification round for the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa.
Pakhtakor 2-0 won over Al Gharafa
Kuruvchi had advanced to AFC Champions League quarter-finals after finishing Group A campaign with a 1-1 draw against Sepahan.
"Barkamol avlod-2008" sport games start
Students of lyceums and secondary special and professional educational institutions gathered in Karakalpakstan’s capital, Nukus to participate in national “Barkamol avlod-2008” sports games. It is a component of the National program on training specialists. The grand ceremony was opened by the chairman of Jokargi Kenes of Karakalpakstan M. Erniyazov.
Third All Army Games start in Uzbekistan
The third All Army Games of military and Olympic sports began in Tashkent and Chirchik. In the event, which will run through 7 May, the teams will gauge forces in military and officer triathlon, kurash, all-round events, track and field athletics, weight sports, volleyball and hand combat.
Third stage of Gymnastics World Cup ends
The third stage of the Gymnastics World Cup ended in the Slovenian city of Maribor. At the tournament, Anton Fokin of Uzbekistan scored 15,750 points in the drills at the piles and occupied the second place.
National tennis school to be set up in Uzbekistan
President of Uzbekistan signed a resolution on 29 April 2008 on creation of the National Tennis School of Olympic Reserve.
Pakhtakor defeats Arbil in AFC Champions League group match
Pakhtakor displayed style in the match against defeated Arbil 5-1, an important step to reach the last eight.
Kuruvchi and Al Ittihad play 1-0
Kuruvchi remained on course for a AFC Champions League quarter-final berth after securing a 1-0 win over Syria’s Al Ittihad on Wednesday. Timur Kapadze fired home the crucial goal 15 minutes before the break following a well-worked move.
First national youth cycling marathon starts in Uzbekistan
First national youth cycling marathon “Kamolot-Tur” started in Uzbekistan on 19 April. Its participants – including both professional and amateur bicyclers – will travel from the cities of Nukus, Termez and Ferghana to the capital.
Pakhtakor leads with five point difference
Pakhtakor bolstered the leadership at the top of the Uzbekistan National Championship with a solitary goal win over Lokomotiv in the 16th round.