The achievements of our athletes at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games showed the high level of the Turkmen kickboxing team. On August 17, our kickboxers won three medals in this sport.
Member of the national team of Turkmenistan Serdar Mammadov, defeated all his rivals from Azerbaijan, Turkey, Kazakhstan, Yemen, Uzbekistan, Cameroon and Algeria. He became the owner of the gold medal of the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games in the weight category up to 81 kg.
In the weight category up to 54 kg, the 4th year student of the Turkmen State Institute of Physical Education and Sports Atajan Atamuradov performed effectively. A kickboxer from Turkmenistan became the silver medalist of the competition, in which he was opposed by kickboxing masters from Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Algeria, Morocco, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey.
Boxing coach of the 1st sports school of the Department of Sports and Youth Policy of the city of Ashgabat Hajymyrat Geldimammedov entered the ring of the Islamic Games in the weight category up to 86 kg. Competing with Azerbaijani, Uzbek and Turkish athletes, Hajymyrat brought Turkmenistan a bronze medal.