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Olympics: Hamburg in crunch vote over 2024 Games bid
Olympics: Hamburg in crunch vote over 2024 Games bid

Hamburg residents voted in a crunch referendum on whether the northern German city should push ahead with its bid to host the 2024 Olympics.

Olympics: Hamburg in crunch vote over 2024 Games bid
Blatter compares FIFA ethics probe to 'inquisition'
Blatter compares FIFA ethics probe to 'inquisition'

Sepp Blatter said that he was the target of "an inquisition" by FIFA's ethics committee, which has suspended him for 90 days and called for further sanctions over corruption charges.

Blatter compares FIFA ethics probe to 'inquisition'
Golovkin improves his P4P standing
Golovkin improves his P4P standing

Gennady Golovkin, WBA Super, IBO, WBC Interim and IBF middleweight champion has gone up in the Pound for Pound (P4P) rating from Bleacher Report after the fight between Saul “Canelo" Alvarez and Miguel Cotto.

Golovkin improves his P4P standing
Zhanat Zhakiyanov. Photo courtesy of vk.com/kazboxing
Zhanat Zhakiyanov on his way to WBA championship title

Kazakhstani boxer Zhanat Zhakiyanov (26-1, 18 KOs) has become the top contender for the full WBA title in the bantamweight (53.42 kg) after defeating Yonfrez Parejo.

Zhanat Zhakiyanov on his way to WBA championship title
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Yaroslava Shevedova wins EA Hua Hin WTA in Thailand

Yaroslava Shvedova, a tennis player from Kazakhstan, won her second-biggest title at the EA Hua Hin WTA 125 Sereis in Thailand.

Yaroslava Shevedova wins EA Hua Hin WTA in Thailand
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Kazakhstan's Elizabeth Tursynbayeva finishes 7th at ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating in Canada

Figure skater from Kazakhstan Elizabeth Tursynbayeva, 15, finished 7th at Skate Canada International ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating.

Kazakhstan's Elizabeth Tursynbayeva finishes 7th at ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating in Canada
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Unstoppable Golovkin wants all middleweight belts

Gennady Golovkin, the WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim titleholder from Kazakhstan once again proved his undefeated status at the biggest boxing arena Madison Square Garden.

Unstoppable Golovkin wants all middleweight belts
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Golovkin still interested in fighting retired Froch: Sanchez

Gennady Golovkin, the WBA Super, IBO, IBF and WBC Interim middleweight champion from Kazakhstan is still interested in facing Carl Froch.

Golovkin still interested in fighting retired Froch: Sanchez
FIFA approves five presidential candidates, Platini pending
FIFA approves five presidential candidates, Platini pending

FIFA approved five candidates to stand in February's vote to replace Sepp Blatter as president of world football's governing body, but Michel Platini has not yet made the list.

FIFA approves five presidential candidates, Platini pending
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Kazakhstan's young figure skater Elizabeth Tursynbayeva wins Skate Canada Autumn Classic

15-year-old figure skater representing Kazakhstan Elizabeth Tyrsynbaeva has come first among ladies at the Skate Canada Autumn Classic.

Kazakhstan's young figure skater Elizabeth Tursynbayeva wins Skate Canada Autumn Classic
Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux. Photo courtesy of ringnews.com
Boxing: Unbeaten Golovkin from Kazakhstan pummels Lemieux to unify titles

Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan knocked out David Lemieux in the 8th round, now he wants to rule the middleweight division and make boxing history.

Boxing: Unbeaten Golovkin from Kazakhstan pummels Lemieux to unify titles
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Kazakhstani boxers at World Championship in Doha

World Boxing Championship 2015 has taken place in Doha, Qatar.

Kazakhstani boxers at World Championship in Doha
Golovkin vs Lemieux. Photo courtesy of vk.com/ggolovkin
Golovkin-Lemieux face off and final press conference

Gennady Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs), WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion has taken part in the final press conference with the IBF titleholder David Lemieux (34-2, 31 KOs) in New York.

Golovkin-Lemieux face off and final press conference
Mario Ruiz releases God of War track prior Golovkin-Lemieux fight

American rappers Mario Ruiz and Omaz Cruz have released their third video God Of War dedicated to Gennady "Triple G" Golovkin.

Mario Ruiz releases God of War track prior Golovkin-Lemieux fight
UEFA backs Platini's right to defend himself
UEFA backs Platini's right to defend himself

UEFA said it supports suspended president Michel Platini's right to defend himself against corruption allegations following an emergency meeting in Nyon, Switzerland.

UEFA backs Platini's right to defend himself
Platini on tenterhooks ahead of UEFA crisis meeting
Platini on tenterhooks ahead of UEFA crisis meeting

Michel Platini will get a strong indication of the level of support from the organisation he heads when UEFA holds its crisis meeting in Nyon.

Platini on tenterhooks ahead of UEFA crisis meeting
Golovkin vs Lemieux. Photo courtesy of vk.com/ggolovkin
Golovkin vs Ward camp: animosity growing?

Gennady Golovkin's trainer Abel Sanchez has commented on Andre Ward’s accusation of Triple G turning down the fight.

Golovkin vs Ward camp: animosity growing?
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Ilya Ilyin wins gold at IV Weightlifting Spartakiad of Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s weightlifter and four-time world champion Ilya Ilyin has won gold at the IV Weightlifting Spartakiad of Kazakhstan.

Ilya Ilyin wins gold at IV Weightlifting Spartakiad of Kazakhstan
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Can Kazakhstan keep Netherlands out of Euro 2016?

Kazakhstan's national football team plays against the Netherlands at the UEFA Euro Qualifiers in Astana on October 10

Can Kazakhstan keep Netherlands out of Euro 2016?
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Fight between Golovkin and Lemieux won't last 12 rounds says Sanchez

Golovkin's trainer Abel Sanchez believes the title unification bout between Golovkin and Lemieux on October 17 won't last 12 rounds.

Fight between Golovkin and Lemieux won't last 12 rounds says Sanchez