Serdar Rahimov at the Portugal Grand Prix held in Almada
The national judo team of Turkmenistan took 66th place in the updated world ranking, which was posted on the website of the International Judo Federation.
Turkmen athletes have already won two gold medals on the first day of the European Open Judo Championship in Oberwart, Austria.
Today, the national judo team of Turkmenistan is on its way to Oberwart, the Republic of Austria, to participate in the European Open Championship and training session from September 3 to 8.
Another medal of the Turkmen judo team was won at the 5th Islamic Solidarity Games. Zulhumar Dashkinova in the weight category up to 63 kg won the bronze medal of the Games.
The continuous winning of medals by Turkmen athletes at the 5th Islamic Commonwealth Games held in Konya, Turkey, shows that sports in Turkmenistan are reaching a new level.
Turkmen judoists will participate in the International Judo Grand Prix in Zagreb, Croatia, on 15-17 July. The championship will feature 556 athletes from 71 countries. 321 of them are men and 235 are women.
Our compatriot Batyr Hojamuhamedov won the bronze of the prestigious judo tournament «Agadir Grand Priх» in Agadir, the Kingdom of Morocco.