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Doniyorjon Akhmedov

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Residence
Tashkent, UZB
Occupation
Student
Languages
Russian, Uzbek
Higher education
Coaching, Teaching - Uzbek State University of Physical Education and Sport: Chirchiq, UZB

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2010 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to get involved in athletics.
Club / Team
Central Sports Army Club [MHSK]: Uzbekistan
Name of coach
Sardor Abdukholikov, UZB

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Uzbekistan

General interest

Nicknames
Doni, Donik (OK profile, 22 Mar 2021; Facebook profile, 21 Mar 2021)
Hobbies
Football, listening to music. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold medals in the T13 100m and 200m at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2021)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in Uzbekistan. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2021; uzathletics.uz, 25 Dec 2020)
Famous relatives
His father Rustam Akhmedov competed in boxing and was the Soviet Union champion at youth level. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2021)