Player of the match Doston Khamdanov opened the scoring in the sixth minute, and Dragan Ceran doubled the lead with a 25-yard screamer in the 81st, before Kokand-1912’s Murod Kholmuhammedov pulled a goal back from the penalty spot with five minutes remaining.
With three matches still to play in the Super League campaign, Pakhtakor now hold a 13-point lead over Nasaf, having won the competition by 20 points in 2019.
Superleague Matchday 23
Stadium: Pakhtakor stadium, 256 spectators
Referee: Vadim Agishev