Kazakhstan grabs one more boxing gold at Elorda Cup
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakh boxer Nurbek Oralbai claimed gold at the Elorda Cup international boxing tournament in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites Sports.kz.
Kazakhstani Nurbek Oralbai defeated the boxer from China 3-2 by a split decision of the judges in the Men's 80kg Final of the Elorda Cup international boxing tournament.
Nurbek Oralbai is the gold medalist of the 2018 AIBA Youth World Boxing Champinships.
Kazakhstan has so far collected a total of nine gold medals.
Kazakhstani tennis player advances at tournament in Chicago
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani Mikhail Kukushkin advanced to the second round of the ATP Challenger tournament in Chicago, US, Kazinform cites Olympic.kz.
Kazakhstani Mikhail Kukushkin defeated American Govind Nanda 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the first round of the Challenger Chicago.
Kukushkin is to take on Borna Gojo of Croatian in the next round.
Kazakhstan wins 1st medal in taekwondo at Islamic Solidary Games
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan won its first medal in taekwondo at the Islamic Solidary Games in Konya, Turkiye, Kazinform cites Olympic.kz.
Kazakhstan’s Zhasurbek Klychov was third in the 54kg taekwondo event at the Islamic Solidary Games.
The Kazakhstani taekwondo player was victorious over Moroccan and Saudi Arabian athletes to advance to the semifinals of the tournament, where Zhasurbek was defeated by a Nigerian.
Young Kazakhstani tennis player claims sensational win at home tournament
UST-KAMENOGORSK. KAZINFORM – The ITF World Tennis Tour W25 tournament is taking place in Ust-Kamenogorsk, East Kazakhstan region, Kazinform cites the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
Malika Amirgaliyeva from East Kazakhstan region propelled into the main draw of the ITF World Tennis Tour W25 event held in Ust-Kamenogorsk. The WTA unrated Malika, 14 y.o., confidently defeated the event’s 8th seed Nikol Mishieva, 18 y.o., 6-1, 6-4.
Kazakhstani Zhibek Kulambayeva, Gozal Ainitdinova, Mariya Sinitsyna (wildcard), Tatyana Nikolenko (wildcard), and Malika Amirgaliyeva are to vie in the tournament's main draw.
The event's prize fund is estimated at 25 thousand dollars.