NEWS AND EVENTS
July 30, 2015
SPORT... Uzbekistan national taekwondo team won 45 medals at the \"Korea Open\"
Uzbekistan national team, having won 45 medals, adequately performed at \"Korea Open - 2015\" tournament in South Korea on Taekwondo (WTF) among adults, juniors and cadets.
The tournament was attended by over two thousand athletes from 72 countries. Memorable and bitter became adults fights, which in addition to the prizes fought for licenses for 2016 Olympic Games.
Jasur Baykuziev, Dmitry Shokin and Mustafo Valiev adequately defended the honor of our country and won gold medals in their weight categories. In addition, they received 20 rating points each. In the competition among adults, our experienced athlete Nikita Rafalovich in the weight category up to 80 kilograms received the bronze medal.
In the competition among juniors and cadets our taekwondo players won 16 gold and silver, 9 bronze medals, IA \\\"Jahon\\\" reports.