Bunyodkor extend lead, Nasaf lose
Bunyodkor opened up an eight-point lead at the top of the Oliy Liga with a 1-0 win at home to Sogdiana Jizzah. Milos Trifunovic scored the only goal of the game after 23 minutes to seal the points for the Tashkent club.
Nasaf Qarshi missed the chance to go second after they lost 2-1 at Shurtan Guzar. Maksud Karimov's own goal gave the hosts a 12th-minute lead that they extended seven minutes later through Vadim Afnonin. Ilhom Shamuradov pulled a goal back for Nasaf six minutes before half-time.
Finally, Alexey Nikolaev's double gave Qyzylqum Zarafshan a 2-1 win over Neftchi Fergana.