Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan

11/09/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/09/2018 00:19

World fencers will compete in Tashkent

On November 11 Tashkent will host Satellite International Fencing Tournament among men, and on November 17-18, Fencing World Cup among boys and girls.

In connection with these events, Uzbekistan Fencing Federation organized a press conference at the Republican Specialized Children and Youth Sports School of the Olympic Reserve in gymnastics.

About 50 fencers from Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan will participate in Satellite championships.

Athletes from 20 countries will compete at the World Cup.

Championships are organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Physical Culture and Sports, the National Olympic Committee, the Fencing Federation of Uzbekistan, a number of organizations and the International Fencing Federation.

Javokhir Tashkhojayev, photos by Muhammad Amin, UzA

Source: UzA