Completed Lebap Open Table Tennis Championshipheld in Turkmenabat. The sporting event was held in a specialized school #6. Ten combined teams of about 120 athletes of different ages took part in it. about 120 athletes of different ages.
Winners of the women's competition were the Lebap women's small racket masters. Among men. Alibek Jumanov, 14, who was brought into the world of table tennis by his father, a two-time Turkmen veteran champion, was the winner. He was brought into the world of table tennis by his father, a two-time champion of Turkmenistan among veterans, the famous coach Adylbek Dzhumanov. Alibek proved to be a very able pupil. He is mastering his skills of wielding a small racket at the school of Olympic reserve in Reserve School in Ashgabat under the guidance of Rashid and Maria Akhmedov. The boy has already has represented his country with dignity at foreign competitions held in Mongolia, Russia, Iran and China. This time he managed to win not only over This time he managed to win not only over his peer Matvei Shvetsov, representing Dyanevsky etrap, but also over his father and, at the same time, his first instructor.
Table tennis players from the countryside were able to compete with their opponents from the capital and the provincial center, which are traditionally considered very strong. Thanks to this, the athletes of Dyanev and Sayat etraps managed to be among the leaders of the competition by the results of both adult and junior tournaments.