Asian Sambo Championship started in Tashkent

The first day of the Asian Sambo Championship was held in the capital, during which the Uzbek team won prizes, the press service of the National Olympic Committee of the republic reports.

The competition is attended by about 400 athletes from 16 countries. On the first day of the competition, 22 Uzbek SAMBO wrestlers won prizes in different weight categories.

Competitions are held among juniors, youth and adults. Sambo wrestlers from all over the continent compete for the title of the best.

Currently, the second day of the Asian Sambo Championship has started in Tashkent, in which wrestlers from Uzbekistan also take part.

Recall: from November 12 to 14, 2021, the World Championship in Sports and Combat Sambo will be held in Tashkent. Among the participants of the competition, 21 sets of medals will be awarded — 14 in sports sambo (seven for men and women) and seven in combat (among men).