The European Open Kickboxing Championship WAKO was held on April 8-11 in Antalya, Turkey. A number of Uzbek athletes also took part in the tournament. In this three-days of competition, Uzbek fighters won four gold and four bronze medals.
In particular, Uzbek representative in the heavyweight category in the K-1 category Khasan Baratov took part in three fights, defeated all of them by knockout and became the winner of championship. His twin, Khusan Baratov, won a bronze medal in the low kick. The other six medals were also won in the low kick category.
We congratulate Uzbek athletes under the leadership of the head of the Kickboxing Association of Uzbekistan Oybek Normetov with this high result!