On the 13th of November, 2016, At the International Football Tournament, which took a place in Beijing, the team of the Embassy of the Republic of Tajikistan in China by defeating the team of the Embassy of the Turkmenistan in the finals of the tournament, along with other representative teams from diplomatic missions, became the first place winner of the particular tournament. In regard to this, the third place went to a representative team from the International Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC CC).
During this sport event, teams from the International Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC CC), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Communication of the host country, the representative well-known team from “Renmin Ribao” news agency, the teams from Embassies of the Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the secretariat of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) were the main participants in the competition.
The organizer of the particular football tournament was the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the PRC, which the competition was dedicated to the country’s 25-year anniversary of the State Independence. At the opening ceremony the Ambassador of Kazakhstan Mr.S. Nurishev on behalf of his country, had welcomed and addressed to all participants of the tournament his warm greetings.
The tournament, which took place on the principle of fair play, attracted the attention of a large number of spectators, including diplomats and their family members, media representatives and other representative organizations. It worth to mention that, the participant teams were shown a really bright game based on mutual respect and friendship.
To the Champions of the tournament, the team of the Embassy of Tajikistan was awarded with trophies and gold medals. Relating to this achievement, the organizers expressed the sincere congratulations to Ambassador of Tajikistan in the PRC Parviz Davlatzoda and the entire staff of the Tajik diplomatic mission. The best player of the tournament, which generally ware recognized by the commissons, was the son of Tajik diplomat, a 14-years-old student of the 8th grade, Sorbon Ismoilov.