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Blatter fights ban amid FIFA turmoil
Blatter fights ban amid FIFA turmoil

FIFA president Sepp Blatter appealed against the 90 day ban that forced him out of office, a report said as world football's sleaze-tainted governing body headed into months of turmoil over how to find a new leader.

Blatter fights ban amid FIFA turmoil
UEFA defies FIFA ban on Platini
UEFA defies FIFA ban on Platini

UEFA refused to name a new leader after FIFA banned its president Michel Platini from all football activity for 90 days.

UEFA defies FIFA ban on Platini
Gennady Golovkin for Apple Watch
Golovkin appears in Apple Watch ads

Gennady Golovkin, the WBA (Super), IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion from Kazakhstan has appeared in an Apple Watch commercial.

Golovkin appears in Apple Watch ads
Platini hits out at 'insidious' suspension leaks
Platini hits out at 'insidious' suspension leaks

UEFA leader Michel Platini hit out at "insidious" leaks claiming he faces a 90-day suspension from world football's governing body FIFA.

Platini hits out at 'insidious' suspension leaks
Chung says will start "embezzlement" case against Blatter
Chung says will start "embezzlement" case against Blatter

FIFA presidential candidate Chung Mong-Joon said he plans to start legal action against world football leader Sepp Blatter who he slammed as "a hypocrite and a liar."

Chung says will start "embezzlement" case against Blatter
Brazil's Rousseff to be investigated for alleged funds misuse
Brazil's Rousseff to be investigated for alleged funds misuse

President Dilma Rousseff's campaign will be investigated for alleged use of funds skimmed from the vast Petrobras corruption scheme, in a twist that could potentially end her term early.

Brazil's Rousseff to be investigated for alleged funds misuse
FIFA head hopeful accuses Blatter of smear
FIFA head hopeful accuses Blatter of smear

FIFA presidential hopeful Chung Mong-Joon on Tuesday accused Sepp Blatter of trying to smear him via the body's ethics committee, in a bid to force the South Korean to drop his candidacy.

FIFA head hopeful accuses Blatter of smear
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Canas rescues historic point for Kazakhstan's Astana

Roger Canas rescued a point for Astana in a 2-2 draw at home to Galatasaray as the Kazakh side became the first team from the Central Asian nation to stage a match in the Champions League group stage.

Canas rescues historic point for Kazakhstan's Astana
Kawaii Sabina Altynbekova's fan art.
Kazakh kawaii Sabina Altynbekova transfers to Japanese GSS Sunbeams

Sabina Altynbekova, Kazakhstan's most popular volleyball player, is transferring to Japanese GSS Sunbeams club.

Kazakh kawaii Sabina Altynbekova transfers to Japanese GSS Sunbeams
Photo courtesy of galatasaray.org
Football: Astana host Galatasaray in Kazakhstan's first CL game

Football fans in Kazakhstan's capital Astana are eagerly gearing up to welcome Turkish team Galatasaray for the first ever Champions League group match in the Central Asian nation on Wednesday.

Football: Astana host Galatasaray in Kazakhstan's first CL game
Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of fighters.ru
Golovkin to fight Cotto: Freddie Roach

Miguel Cotto's coach Freddie Roach named Gennady Golovkin, the undefeated middleweight champion the world's top boxer that should fight the Puerto Rican WBC champion nex

Golovkin to fight Cotto: Freddie Roach
Japan minister tenders resignation over stadium row
Japan minister tenders resignation over stadium row

Japan's sports minister said he had tendered his resignation over abandoned plans for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics's main stadium.

Japan minister tenders resignation over stadium row
Elizabeth Tursynbayeva. Personal file photo.
Elizabeth Tursynbayeva from Kazakhstan takes silver at US International Figure Skating Classic

15-year-old figure skater from Kazakhstan Elizabeth Tursynbayeva has taken the second place at the US International Figure Skating Classic.

Elizabeth Tursynbayeva from Kazakhstan takes silver at US International Figure Skating Classic
Astana FC's Stoilov invited to head Beijing Guoan FC for $5 million

Beijing Guoan FC offers the Head Coach of Kazakhstan's Astana FC Stanimir Stoilov a 5 million contract.

Astana FC's Stoilov invited to head Beijing Guoan FC for $5 million
Andre Ward and Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of allboxing.ru
Andre Ward calls Golovkin little g for ducking a fight

Andre Ward called the WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan “little.g” for ducking a fight.

Andre Ward calls Golovkin little g for ducking a fight
Gennady Golovkin is 2nd in P4P. Photo © REUTERS
Golovkin takes 2nd place in P4P after Maywether retires

Gennady Golovkin, a star boxer from Kazakhstan, is slowly but steadily getting closer to the leading place in the Pound-for-Pound rating

Golovkin takes 2nd place in P4P after Maywether retires
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Kazakhstan takes first place with 7 medals at Asian Amateur Boxing Championship

Kazakhstan's boxing team has earned 7 medals at the Asian Amateur Boxing Championship in Thailand and retained its leading position.

Kazakhstan takes first place with 7 medals at Asian Amateur Boxing Championship
Photo © muaythai.kz
Kazakhstan's Muai Thai team wins 18 medals at 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup

Kazakhstani muay thai team has won 18 medals at the 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup.

Kazakhstan's Muai Thai team wins 18 medals at 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup
World Ranking in Judo updated: Yeldos Smetov takes 1st place
World Ranking in Judo updated: Yeldos Smetov takes 1st place

The International Judo Federation World Ranking has been updated after the World Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan.

World Ranking in Judo updated: Yeldos Smetov takes 1st place
Photo © Vladimir Prokopenko
First skatepark opens in Almaty

The first skatepark has been opened in Almaty.

First skatepark opens in Almaty