UCA Wins AKDN Football Tournament
The University of Central Asia’s (UCA) football team claimed victory at the Aga Khan Development Network’s (AKDN) Football Tournament on July 6th. Over 200 staff and friends of AKDN staff attended the tournament held in Bishkek.
UCA's staff and football team celebrate their win at the AKDN football tournament. From L to R: Prof. Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, Iskender Isanov, Kazybek Kuikeev, Dr. Shamsh Kassim-Lakha, Tynchtykbek Makerov, Nurbek Bogachiev, Aitbek Imankulov, Ulanbek Sadybakasov, Melis Asankadyrov, Kumarbek Aliev, Askarsho Muibshoev, Janybek Toktor uulu, Asuan Suiundukov, Argen Aiylchy uulu.
Six teams comprising of staff from different AKDN agencies competed for the Champion’s Cup including UCA, the Kyrgyz Investment and Credit Bank (KICB), First MicroFinance Company, Ustatshakirt, Jubilee Insurance and the Aga Khan Foundation. UCA won the final game in a close match 2-1 against KICB. Salamat Jumadilov from Ustatshakirt, and Bektur Inkerbekov from KICB were also awarded with Best Player and Best Striker accordingly.