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News Turkmenistan » Sports: Top Vietnamese athletes of 2017

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Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Most recently, Anh Vien was named as the best Vietnamese athlete of the year for the fourth time after winning the most votes from journalists and sports aficionados ... 60m dash silver medal at the AIMAG 5 in Turkmenistan. Thach Kim Tuan (weightlifting ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: Mahindra Scorpio TOISA 2018 Nominees: Athletics

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

NEW DELHI: The third Mahindra Scorpio Times of India Sports Awards (TOISA ... Won the 3,000m in 8:02.30 at the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashbagat, Turkmenistan. Won the 5,000m race at the 57th National Open Athletics Championships ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: 48 hours in Turkmenistan: 'You are TV -- be careful'

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Publication date: onday 25 May 2015

(CNN)"It feels like you're playing a part in a play, but you just don't know what part you're playing," was how Belgian film maker Reizen Waes described visiting the secretive state of Turkmenistan ... the first thing is to do sports -- that is why he ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: Turkmenistan Outs Itself as Unlikely Sporting Mecca

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Publication date: onday 06 April 2015

shooting hoops and reining in an untamable mare are ubiquitous throughout Turkmenistan's opulent National Institute of Sports and Tourism, which the country proudly showed off to international journalists last week. Berdimuhamedow — a former dentist who ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: With a thundering body slam, Turkmenistan hits the world sports stage

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Publication date: onday 23 October 2017

In the dwindling moments of a heated belt-wrestling match between Turkmen Seýdi Batyrow and Uzbek Islomjon Kuldashev, the crowd’s enthusiasm is deafening — roars, claps and feet stamping. There, in the indoor Olympic Complex in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: Monsour says unity key to overall title chase

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Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

“I had seen it in Turkmenistan. We were very successful over and beyond my imagination because of the good rapport that we had from the officials and secretariat to the coaches and the athletes,” said Del Rosario. The Philippines more than surpassed ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: Kazakhstan honors its Olympic athletes; Turkmenistan fires its sports boss

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Publication date: hursday 16 August 2012

Kazakhstan threw a lavish ceremony for its record-breaking Olympic athletes on Friday while Turkmenistan fired its sports minister in a reflection of the contrasting fortunes of the former Soviet Central Asian states at the London Games. Kazakhstan's seven ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: Turkmenistan holds lavish opening ceremony for Ashgabat 2017

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Publication date: Sunday 17 September 2017

With a glitzy sports show and a multi-billion-dollar spending spree, isolated Turkmenistan wants to show itself to the world. Turkmenistan, a gas-rich former Soviet nation in Central Asia, has comparatively little contact with the outside world and sees ...

News Turkmenistan » Sports: Turkmenistan tightens entry rules before sports event

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Publication date: hursday 17 August 2017

ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan – The Central Asian country of Turkmenistan has tightened entry rules as part of enhanced security for an international sports event. The restrictions effective Thursday have been announced by President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov.

News Turkmenistan » Sports: 12 nations for Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Group IV meet in Muscat from Jan 29

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Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) The newly-renovated tennis courts at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex (SQSC ... Singapore, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and UAE. The teams will be divided into two pools of six teams each with the winner of Pool A taking on Pool ...