Now, the Flag of our country and symbol of Ashgabat 2017 Games having left the country were hoisted on one of the highest mountains of the world – 7134 meters Abu Ali Ibn SIna Peak.
So, for example, in Baku in the Islamic games (on May 12-22) they won three medals: a gold by Arslanbek Achilov (75 kg), a silver by Yakub Meredov (56 kg) and a bronze by Hursant Imankuliev (60 kg).
The "silver" was won by Niyazmyrat Shahmyradov who acted in a weight category of 68 kg. He works as trainer in one of the sports schools of Ashgabat.
A solemn melody of the national anthem of Turkmenistan, sounded in honour of our compatriot Shamuhammed Kurbanov, marked his sports triumph. Shamuhammed who performed in a weight category of 60 kg returned home with "a gold" and high rank of the champion of Asia.
More than 300 sambo wrestlers from 29 countries participates in the competitions.
Muminjan Arzikulov (weight category up to 62 kg) and Lyale Nuriyeva (up to 72 kg) won gold medals. Amina Niyazova (up to 44 kg), Tavus Geldimyradova (up to 56 kg) and Babajan Ivadullayev (up to 100 kg) became the vice champions.
The vice-champion was Mergen Mammedov, who threw a hammer to a distance of 65 meters 71 centimeters. Yielding 50 cm to his teammate, participant in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) Amanmyrat Hommadov rose the third step of the podium.
Our compatriot stepped on the top of the podium following the rope exercise, all-around and exercise without apparatus. She finished second in the ball exercise and the team event.
Absolute World Champion Konstantin Tszyu is an honorable guest of the Boxing Championship of Turkmenistan
The title of the absolute world champion was won by him based on the victories in all versions of professional boxing organizations such as the IBF (International Boxing Federation), the WBC (World Boxing Council) and the WBA (World Boxing Association). He is also a twice champion of Europe. The name of Konstantin Tszyu is inscribed in the International Boxing Hall of Fame in the US along with outstanding athletes, trainers and other contributors to development of sports.
The tournament was attended by the national teams of Croatia (under 25 years of age), Japan (up to 25 years of age), as well as futsal clubs such as the Galaxy (Australia), the Gina Mag (Republic of Korea) and Kobe (Japan).