The tournament is organized by the Ministry of Health and the Republican Council of Uzbekistan Health Workers Union.
The event is attended by football teams of the CIS and doctors of Ukraine. It will be held on March 25-30 in Tashkent.
The Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan focuses on promotion of a healthy lifestyle. Since March this year such mass events as Republican Walking Day and Republican Walking Marathon are being held every Saturday at a high level. This international tournament is also a logical continuation of this activity. Doctors Community Cup Tashkent 2019 is aimed at promotion of a healthy lifestyle among health workers, improvement of the image of Uzbekistan’s physicians among world community physicians, demonstration of sights and tourism potential of Uzbekistan.
The tournament will be attended by national teams of Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Belarus, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
The solemn opening ceremony will be held on March 25. Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Belarus and Ukraine national teams will compete in two groups. The matches will be held at Milliy and Jar stadiums in Tashkent.
Play-offs will be held on March 29 and winners will be identified the next day.
Scientific practical workshop on “Medical and sports innovations”, exchange of experience and opinions between physicians on current issues of medicine will be held within the framework of the event. It is planned to organize a trip to Samarkand, which will promote tourism potential and opportunities of Uzbekistan.