by "Uzbekistan Sports TV" channel, 3rd WFK World
Kickboxing Championship was opened by minister sports of
republic of Uzbekistan and Mr. Mohammad Ghasem
Manouchehri; the president of world Federation of
Kickboxing WFK, with the attendance of 1129 sportsmen of
45 world Countries and more than 10 thousands spectators
at the International Ynusabad Sports Complex in Tashkent
city of republic of Uzbekistan. These Games which were
broadcasted lively via radio stations and international
and satellite networks, informed of the attendance of
world countries' strong teams!
Just on Monday, 28th April at 4:00 pm, International
Ynusabad Sports Complex of Tashkent rang the bell of
opening kickboxing games. The opening ceremony arranged
by the authorities of sport department, national sport
authority and national Olympic committee of Uzbekistan
and broadcasted lively, surprised everyone. In reality,
World federation of Kickboxing (WFK) had provided the
condition in such a way that IOC and GAISF officials
could attend at it in order to visit what Asians had
informed of it before, at close quarters and to present
their expertise to GAISF general secretary.
These games were planned towards joining the kickboxing
sport to the Olympic Games, Indoor games and World
140 international referees, who have been trained in
World Federation of Kickboxing (WFK) and passed the
judgment courses successfully, started the games
simultaneously in 4 rings and 4 Tatami.
During 3 laborious days, finally referees could end
these games acceptably, with their family judgments. At
the end Uzbekistan , Kazakhstan and Russia gained the
first, second and third positions in proper order.