The players of «Altyn Asyr» reduced the lead over the leader in the championship of Turkmenistan «Ahal» to 5 points. Such a situation in the upper part of the standings developed after the 11th round, in which «Ahal» could not extend the eight-match winning streak, and the undisputed champion of the last eight years, «Altyn Asyr», on the contrary, did not misfire and scored another 3 points.
The team of the agency «Turkmenaragatnashyk» achieved a victory with a score of 1:0 in the away capital derby against «Kopetdag». The decisive goal in the 61st minute was scored by Myrat Annayev.
And the team of the Main Department «Turkmennebitonumleri» missed two points, having played in the city of Turkmenbashy in a draw 1:1 with the local «Shagadam». After the break, «Ahal» was completely losing after an accurate strike on the 32nd minute by Salim Umarov. The wards of Mergen Orazov bounced back thanks to a goal in the 48th minute by Resul Hojayev.
After 11 rounds «Ahal» is in the lead with 29 points. Having scored 24 points after the victory over «Kopetdag», «Altyn Asyr» returned to the second line of the standings. «Merv» closes the top three with 22 points.
The next, 12th round of the championship of Turkmenistan starts on October 4 with the matches: «Energetik» – «Shagadam», «Altyn Asyr» – «Merv», «Nebitchi»- «Ashgabat», and will end on October 5 with the meeting «Ahal» – «Kopetdag».
Source: Turkmenistan: the Golden Age Online Newspaper