The new official match ball for the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League group stage has been unveiled by adidas. Carrying on from the success of last season, the striking design features a new reverse colour block, with an updated graphic that takes inspiration from the passion displayed by players and fans from around the world.
The world championship in swimming in London (Great Britain) is over. The Uzbekistan national team took part in this licensed competition and it should be noted that our para-swimmers managed to win 8 medals and 3 tickets to the Tokyo Paralympics.
First Deputy Chairman of the Triathlon Federation of Uzbekistan Farrukh Nasyrov held talks with the President of the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Marisol Kasado during the annual ITU congress, which was held on 29 August 2019 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Paris (France) hosted 2019 FIG World Challenge Cup.
The world boxing championship is continuing in Yekaterinburg (Russia), and it is noteworthy that our compatriots successfully continue their participation.
On 14-22 September, the world championship in wrestling will be held in the city of Nur-Sultan of Kazakhstan. Participating in these competitions, wrestlers have the opportunity to directly obtain a license for Tokyo 2020 and it should be noted that the national team of Uzbekistan has been diligently prepared for this championship. Our compatriots will compete in Greco-Roman, freestyle and women’s wrestling in their weight categories.
An open championship of the Central Asian Fencing Confederation has ended in Tashkent. The competition lasted two days and it should be noted that our compatriots managed to show good results. Especially our saber fencers managed to show their skill and superiority, winning all medals.
The Asian Cycling Cup was held in India from 9 to 11 September. It is noteworthy that the national team of Uzbekistan took second place in the team standings.
An international class triathlete, ten-time winner of the Ironman triathlon competitions, Viktor Zemtsev has been appointed coach of the Uzbekistan triathlon team.