FIFA, Football’s global governing body, has abandoned plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations and decided to stick with 32 countries.
An international festival "Chimgan Echo - 2019" will be held from 14 to 16 June 2019 in Bostanlyk district of Tashkent region, within which skyraning (speed climbing), rock climbing, and mountain biking competitions will be organized.
A cycling marathon timed to coincide with the International Day of Cycling will be held in Tashkent on 2 June, the Press Service of the Tashkent Khokimiyat said.
A cycling race timed to the World Bicycle Day will be held on 2 June in Tashkent at the initiative of the Uzbekistan Cycling Federation.
Andrei Sharipov, a triathlete from Uzbekistan, became the winner of the third stage of the TEMIRADAM Cup in Shymkent (Kazakhstan).
Russian series of circuit racing (RSKG) - official competitions on automobile circuit racing in the status of the Championship and the Cup of Russia.
On 19 May, the Federation of Extreme and Mountain Tourism of Uzbekistan organized a skyrunning competition, where everyone could take part in the mountain race at a distance of 7.8 km to conquer the Kungurbuk peak.
Asian Football Confederation (AFC) disqualified goalkeeper of the national team of Uzbekistan Ignatiy Nesterov for 8 months for using doping.