Sporting events of Turkmenistan: by one line

Turkmen footballers beat their opponents from Kyrgyzstan

The national junior team of Turkmenistan won the Kyrgyz national team in the football match of the central Asian championship with a score of 1:0. The scorer of an only goal became Kishikov Muhammetkuli who scored into the net of the opponent at the 55th minute.

An obvious contender for gold medals of the tournament is the national junior team of Tajikistan which won Iranian players with a score of 3:0.

In Mary the Football Cup of Turkmenistan started

In Mary the match between teams «Merv» and «Turkmennebit» started the tournament for the Football Cup of Turkmenistan. «Merv» beat novice payers of the Cup with a score of 5:0. The return match did not change a total result – «Merv» will play with «Akhal» in the quarterfinal.

This year the Cup is challenged by 9 teams. Players of the high league – «Energetik», «Nebitchi», «Kopetdag», «Ashgabat», «Altyn Asyr», «Shagadam», «Akhal», and «Merv» – team «turkmennebit» from the first league joined.

Turkmen judoist –a bronze prize winner of Asian and Oceania junior championship

Turkmen judoist Shatlyk Seyitmyradov won a bronze medal at the Asian and Oceania junior championship in Taipei. Seyitmyradov beat a Mongolian judoist but lost to the host of the championship.

The junior championship started in Taipei on July 29. 176 sportsmen from19 countries of Asia and Oceania participated in it.

The Turkmen team also performed in judo at the Judo Grand Prix 2019 in Croatia.

Ashgabat gets ready for the world bicycle championship

Director of the Department for Sports of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Frédéric Magné made a working visit to Ashgabat where he discussed development of cooperation between the organization and Turkmenistan.

In 2021 Ashgabat will host the UCI Track Cycling World Championship. The capital of Turkmenistan will become third Asian city to host the world championship.

Turkmen sambo wrestlers will compete for medals at the championship of Asia in India

Turkmen sportsmen get ready for the international tournament in combat sambo in Seoul, the championship of Asia in India and the Cup of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Sambo wrestlers have a big chance to secure medals in the announced competitions – in May sportsmen demonstrated good results at the Sambo Grand-Prix in France. Participants from Turkmenistan took 8 main and three second places in sambo and combat sambo.

The national junior basketball team of Turkmenistan will go to Malaysia

While the national junior basketball team of Turkmenistan gets ready for the Asia Cup to be held in Malaysia on August 22-24, team practice sessions go on in Ashgabat.

Aygul Berdiyeva