Inauguration of the XVI International Kurash Tournament of the City of Termiz.

Termiz, Republic of Uzbekistan. The Alpomish Stadium was the stage chosen by the organizers of the XIV International Tournament in the city of Termiz where the Inaugural Ceremony took place with the parade of the more than twenty flags of the participating countries to complete with the different speeches and the Uzbek national anthem.
In the stadium three simultaneous combat areas were placed for the development of the contest where on this date they saw action 55, 60, 73, 81, 90 and more than 100 kilograms in men and in turn the ladies in 48, 57, 70 and more than 78 kilograms
The governor of the Surkhandarya region Mr. Bobolov Torah Abdiywvich gave the welcome words and then the Minister of Sports, Dilmurod Nabiyeb, to have the central words of the act that took place before thousands of spectators who occupied all the available stands.
Mr. Komil Kusupov, Father of Modern Kurash, took the final part of the program to commemorate the hard work of bringing this martial discipline to the forefront of world sport in the last twenty years,
The national anthem of Uzbekistan closed this protocol part to immediately perform the show of songs, dances and presentation of figures of Uzbek music.
Several leaders of the International Kurash Association (IKA) were at the inauguration, including Thomas Dunker and Jaime Casanova who are vice president of the world entity representing the continents of Africa and America, among others.