The competitions for “Commander’s Cup” and “Championship belt” were held in Samarkand


The hand fighting for the “Commander’s Cup” was held between the children of servicemen serving in the Central Military District and young people in sports clubs, also there were MMA fights for “Championship belt” between servicemen and youth.

Initially, about 100 boys and girls aged 7 to 17 competed in 18 weight categories in hand fighting.

While competing, young athletes fought fiercely and uncompromisingly, fighting for the victory of the competition, both individually and collectively.

After the youth competition, it was the turn of MMA fights among servicemen and young athletes. In 3 weight categories of this mixed martial arts, servicemen and young athletes rose to the octagon.

In the final session, Junior Sergeant Siroj Jumanazarov, a serviceman of the Samarkand garrison, defeated the Samarkand MMA fighter by suffocation and won the commander’s championship belt.

At the end of the competition, the winners were awarded trophies, diplomas and gifts by the military district command.

Central Military District Press Service