Preparing for the World Championship

11 August 2023

According to the Decree of the President of Turkmenistan, the 2023 World Kurash Wrestling Championship will be held at the Martial Arts Complex of the Olympic Village on November 23–28. Following the document, an organizational group has been created and its composition has been approved to hold the World Championship.

About 350 athletes from 60 countries are expected to take part in the Championship. The national kurash wrestling team of Turkmenistan, headed by Dortguly Tejenov and Shirin Kubayeva, has recently attended the training sessions in the Kyrgyz Republic. The team consisting of 30 athletes was again invited to the training sessions. The athletes started practicing on August 2. Skilful coaches will help wrestlers to conduct the training sessions at a high level.

Our special correspondent.