The Almada-2023 Judo Grand Prix was held in Portugal. The national team of Uzbekistan, which participated in the tournament, took third place in the team standings among 81 countries.
Today, grandmasters will hold meetings within the 9th round.
Competitions of the next stage of the Youth Fencing World Cup were held in various countries. It is pleasant to note that in the saber competitions among young men held in Peru, representatives of the national team won both in singles and in team programs.
One of the main meetings within the competitions of the 5th round of the Tata Steel Chess international tournament, held in the city of Wijk aan Zee in the Netherlands, took place between the reigning world champion in classical chess Magnus Carlsen and Uzbekistan’s Nodirbek Abdusattorov.
Outstanding Uzbek gymnast Oksana Chusovitina has joined a group of international athletes-ambassadors of the Tiens brand and will become a brand ambassador in Uzbekistan.
A Government resolution “On measures to organize the activities of the Taekwondo Academy of Uzbekistan and specialized taekwondo centers” was adopted.
The first friendly match of Uzbekistan U23 and UAE U23 took place.
A Government resolution “On measures to organize the activities of the Republican Specialized Sports School for winter sports” was adopted.
Today, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Uzbekistan Hatori Takashi has become a guest of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Uzbekistan. He was met by the NOC Secretary General Oybek Kasimov. During the conversation, issues such as the further development of friendly relations and the exchange of experience between the parties were discussed.