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Facts about cycling

«7/24.tm», № 23 (106), 06.06.2022 As is known, there are a lot of cycling fans. They even created their International Union that gave out a more or less exact figure – more than one and a half billion people on the globe. Obviously, this vehicle is an indispensable attribute of modern civilization. The interest in it is therefore natural.

Chess is a wonderful game

Chess is a complex strategic game, called ‘brain gymnastics’. There are a number of techniques and methods to play this game. The Sicilian Defence, the opening of the game, is the favourite debut of many chess players. The Sicilian defence is an offensive strategy. It is performed by black pieces. The difference between this debut and the others is that the blacks are not only fighting for a draw, but for a victory. There are disadvantages to every strategy in chess. The downside is that white pieces are often the first to take advantage, so blacks have to counterattack without wasting time.

The basis for a bright future

World Children's Day is widely celebrated in many parts of the world, including in Turkmenistan, on the first day of summer – June 1. According to the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan, World Children's Day is included in the list of official holidays to demonstrate that Turkmenistan fully supports the efforts of the world community in helping the younger generations. The concern for children is the safest investment in the future. Today's young generation is the people of the future, the people who will promote the development of country. The Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 include Goal 3 ‘To ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages’ and Goal 4 ‘To ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and to promote lifelong learning opportunities for all’. The above-mentioned goals are inextricably linked to the development and well-being of children.

Asian Championships qualifiers

The youth team of Turkmenistan takes part in the qualifying round for the Asian Table Tennis Championships. The qualifiers for the 2022 Asian Junior Championships is being held in Almaty, the Republic of Kazakhstan on June 2–10. Begench Agaorazov, a member of the Table Tennis Federation of Turkmenistan and a coach at the Mary sports school 3, expects to have 12 players to represent the Turkmen delegation at the tournament. The schoolchildren from Ashgabat, including in Guychgeldi Allanazarov, Vepa Meredov, Ylyas Allanazarov, Bagul Begenjova, Medine Nurgeldiyeva, Aynur Berdiyeva, Enejan Charvaeva, and other tennis players will take part in the event. Alibek Jumanov, a schoolchild at the Young Olympians school, Davut Yakubov and Emir Garyagdyev, the students at Turkmen State Architecture and Construction Institute, will also represent our national team.

Turkmen sportswoman won a silver at international pankration tournament

«7/24.tm», № 22 (105), 30.05.2022 The sportswoman from Turkmenistan Sevara Abdullayeva won a silver medal in pankration at the first tournament of the International Wrestling League of Poddubny, reports wrestlingtv.ru.

Turkmenistan accepted to the full member of the International Federation of Mixed Martial Arts

«7/24.tm», № 22 (105), 30.05.2022 Turkmenistan accepted to the full member of the International Federation of Mixed Martial Arts

Turkmen wrestlers win 15 medals at the Asian Alysh Wrestling Championship

«7/24.tm», № 22 (105), 30.05.2022 According to the results of two types of the program, 15 medals were won by Turkmen palvans at the Asian Alysh wrestling championship that ended in the Kyrgyz city of Osh.

Capital of sports country

The Ashgabat City Day and the Farewell Bell are widely celebrated in Turkmenistan on May 25 every year. To date, the glory of our white marble city of Ashgabat, a pearl of Asia, is reflected in poems, songs and other wonderful works. A number of cultural and social buildings and facilities in our country are called in honour of the capital.

Turkmen chess player Meylis Annaberdiev become a grandmaster

   «7/24.tm», № 21 (104), 23.05.2022 The International Chess Federation (FIDE) has awarded Turkmen chess player Meylis Annaberdiev the title of grandmaster, Orient reports.

Winners of Ashgabat golf championship determined

   «7/24.tm», № 21 (104), 23.05.2022 The championship of Ashgabat on golf was held on the territory of the capital’s golf club.