This Japanese martial art has been developed in Uzbekistan relatively recently. The Republican Jiu-Jitsu Federation was registered in 2011. Jiu-Jitsu sports branches operate in Namangan, Bukhara, Kashkadarya, Samarqand, Tashkent and Tashkent region. This sport gets involved about a thousand people in uzbekistan, who are trained by ten certified trainers-instructors.
Despite this, there are solid results. 22-year-old jiu-jitsu fighter Akmal Amirov received a license to participate in the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games 2017.