Landmark sporting events are planned for 2021 in Turkmenistan - cycling track races and qualifying matches for the international Davis Cup tennis tournament. During his visit to the Ashgabat Olympic City, Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov asked about preparations for these competitions and heard the report of the head of the Ministry of Sports G. Agamyradov.
The head of the Ministry of Health informed the President that Foreign athletes will be vaccinated against infectious diseases. The leader of the Turkmen nation emphasized that a number of states produce vaccines against acute viral infection. Turkmenistan has already a Russian-made drug, Sputnik V, has been registered. The head of state noted that foreign athletes may want to be vaccinated with other special agents - the leadership of the relevant agencies has been tasked to provide such an opportunity.