President of the Uzbekistan Olympic Committee Umid Akhmadjonov has been elected Vice-President of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) at the 38th OCA General Assembly in Bangkok.
The leadership of the Uzbekistan Hockey Federation was elected at the National Olympic Committee Wednesday. Iskandar Shodiev, the manager of Binokor hockey club, has been by unanimous decision elected as the first deputy chairman of the federation. Iskandar Shodiev is the nephew of the Uzbek-born billionaire Pattokh Shodiev.
Uzbekistan national team will participate in the China Cup" international tournament, Uzbekistan Football Association (UFA) said. The tournament will be held in Guanxi, China from 18 to 26 March. Uruguay, China and Thailand confirmed they would participate in the tournament.
Uzbekistan Hockey Championship featuring four teams: Tashkent, Binokor, Humo and Semurg will resume after a five-year break on Friday at Tashkent’s Ice City arena, the National Olympic Committee said.
The maiden Junior & Cadet Central Asian Fencing Open Championship will take place in the Tashkent’s gymnastics sports complex on February 15-17.