Tashkent started the Judo World Grand Prix (16-18 October).
Hero of the first day of competition was Gumar Kyrgyzbaev (60 kg), who won a bronze medal of the rating tournament. Kazakh judoka defeated to the tatami host Bakhrom Inoyatov in the small final.
Gumar Kyrgyzbaev’s way: Denys Bilichenko (Ukraine) – victory, Diego Santos (Brazil) – victory, Sofiane Milous (France) – victory, Diyorbek Urozboev (Uzbekistan) – loss (semi-final).
Grand Prix. 60 kg. Final standings:
1 Amartuvshin Dashdavaa (Mongolia)
2 Diyorbek Urozboev (Uzbekistan)
3 Gumar Kyrgyzbaev (Kazakhstan), Kherlen Ganbold (Mongolia)