Kazakhstani Shavkat Rakhmonov claims early win in UFC
LAS VEGAS. KAIZNFORM - Kazakhstan's Shavkat Rakhmonov (15-0) defeated American Neil Magny in the UFC on ESPN 38 event in Las Vegas, kazinform cites Sports.kz.
Rakhmonov (15-0) defeated American Neil Magny (26-8) by submission in the second round of the welterweight bout.
The Kazakhstani won his fourth bout in UFC and retained his undefeated title.
Kazakhstani becomes twice champion of US in canoe
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 22-year-old Anuar Akchurin of Kazakhstan became the US champion in canoe for the second time, Kazinform cites Sports.kz.
Anuar Akchurin came first in the men's spring single canoe 200m event at the 2022 American Canoe Association Sprint National Championship in Cincinnati, US.
The Kazakhstani won one gold and four silver medals at the ACA Sprint National Championship in 2021.
Kazakh female judo athlete claims silver at Asian Championships
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan's Abiba Abuzhakynova settled for the women's 48kg silver at the 2022 Asian Judo Championships held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, kazinform cites Olympic.kz.
Kazakhstani judoka Abiba Abuzhakynova lost to Wakana Koga from Japan in the women's 48kg final of the tournament.
The event held at the Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov Martial Arts Palace brought together over 200 judo practitioners from 21 countries of the world. It is set to run through August 7.