Central Asia Championship Andijan 2024: A Landmark Event for Asian Hockey


In a momentous stride towards the development of hockey in Central Asia, the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) is set to organize the Central Asia Championship Andijan 2024 for both Men’s and Women’s categories. The tournament, scheduled to take place from February 26 to March 2, 2024, in the picturesque city of Andijan, Uzbekistan, promises to showcase the prowess of the participating teams and further elevate the status of hockey in the region.


Participating Teams:


Men’s Category:

  1. Kazakhstan
  2. Kyrgyzstan
  3. Oman
  4. Tajikistan
  5. Uzbekistan


Women’s Category:

  1. Kazakhstan
  2. Oman
  3. Tajikistan
  4. Uzbekistan


This event marks a significant collaboration between the AHF and the Uzbekistan Hockey Federation, bringing together nations with a shared passion for the sport. The championship is not only a platform for intense competition but also an opportunity to foster camaraderie and sportsmanship among the participating nations.


In a statement, President of the Asian Hockey Federation, Dato Fumio Ogura, expressed his gratitude and optimism about the tournament. He said, “The Central Asia Championship Andijan 2024 is a testament to the growing influence of hockey in the region. I extend my heartfelt thanks to President Bakhodir Akhmedov and the Uzbekistan Hockey Federation for their unwavering support and commitment to the success of this event. This championship is a stepping stone towards the overall development of hockey in Central Asia, and I am confident that it will leave a lasting impact on the sport in the region.”


President Bakhodir Akhmedov of the Uzbekistan Hockey Federation reciprocated the sentiment, stating, “We are honored to host the Central Asia Championship Andijan 2024 and extend our warm appreciation to President Dato Fumio Ogura and the AHF for their collaboration. This tournament not only provides a platform for our teams to showcase their talent but also serves as a catalyst for the growth of hockey in our region. We look forward to welcoming the participating nations and witnessing the exciting matches that will unfold during this championship.”


Both leaders highlighted the significance of international tournaments in promoting cultural exchange and strengthening ties between nations through the medium of sports. The Central Asia Championship Andijan 2024 is expected to contribute significantly to the development of hockey infrastructure, talent identification, and overall enthusiasm for the sport in Central Asia.


As the hockey community eagerly awaits the commencement of the championship, the collaboration between the AHF and Uzbekistan Hockey Federation stands as a beacon of unity, fostering the spirit of competition and friendship that defines the essence of international sports.

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