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Cup in appreciation of Kazakhstan's contribution in development of muay thai. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstani Federation of Muay Thai receives award

Muay Thai Federation of Kazakhstan represented by Karim Massimov, the Prime Minister of the country, has received a unique cup in appreciation for the dedication and engagement in fostering and promoting the sport.

Kazakhstani Federation of Muay Thai receives award
Golovkin plans to fight in Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017
Golovkin plans to fight in Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017

The undefeated champion in middleweight division Gennady Golovkin from Kazakhstan shared his plans for 2017.

Golovkin plans to fight in Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017
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Don't forget disclaimer after Borat reference, especially when facing Golovkin

The Canadian IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux soon facing the undefeated Kazakhstani Gennady Golovkin has, too, taken the Borat reference.

Don't forget disclaimer after Borat reference, especially when facing Golovkin
Tokyo Olympic committee scraps scandal-hit logo
Tokyo Olympic committee scraps scandal-hit logo

Tokyo's 2020 Olympics organisers scrapped the event's scandal-hit logo in the latest mishap for the Games after a costs furore forced plans for a $2 billion new national stadium to be torn up.

Tokyo Olympic committee scraps scandal-hit logo
Gennady Golovkin. Photo © espn.com
Lemieux has a chance to beat Golovkin: Willie Monroe

Willie Monroe, Gennady Golovkin’s former opponent has given an advise to David Lemieux, who is fighting the undefeated Kazakhstani on October 17.

Lemieux has a chance to beat Golovkin: Willie Monroe
Japan slashes 2020 Olympic stadium price tag
Japan slashes 2020 Olympic stadium price tag

Japan said it would slash the cost of Tokyo's new 2020 Olympic stadium by more than 40 percent, after ditching its original plan due to the eye-watering $2 billion price tag.

Japan slashes 2020 Olympic stadium price tag
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Kazakh fans revel in historic Champions League success

Bars spilled joyous supporters into the streets of oil-rich Kazakhstan's capital Astana early after the Central Asian country's leading football club became its first to make the Champions League group stages.

Kazakh fans revel in historic Champions League success
Olympics: LA officials ponder $4.1 billion 2024 Olympic bid proposal
Olympics: LA officials ponder $4.1 billion 2024 Olympic bid proposal

The Los Angeles city council is reviewing a $4.1 billion bid proposal for the 2024 Summer Olympics that backers say could produce a surplus of $161 million.

Olympics: LA officials ponder $4.1 billion 2024 Olympic bid proposal
Kazakhstani judoka Yeldos Smetov. Photo courtesy of fdk.kz
Kazakh judoka Yeldos Smetov wins gold

Kazakhstani judoka Yeldos Smetov has won a gold medal at the World Judo Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan.

Kazakh judoka Yeldos Smetov wins gold
Kazakhstani Olga Rypakova (bronze), Colombian Caterine Ibargüen (gold) and Israel’s Hanna Minenko (silver). Photo © Getty images/ iaaf.org
Olga Rypakova from Kazakhstan brings bronze from IAAF World Championship

Kazakhstani athlete Olga Rypakova has won the bronze medal in Women’s Triple Jump at the World Championship in Beijing.

Olga Rypakova from Kazakhstan brings bronze from IAAF World Championship
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Kazakhstan's Ilya Iliyn sets world record lifting 250kg in clean and jerk

Ilya Iliyn, Kazakhstan's most celebrated weightlifter, has authored another World Record.

Kazakhstan's Ilya Iliyn sets world record lifting 250kg in clean and jerk
Gennady Golovkin. Photo © Boxingscene.com
Golovkin-Lemieux press conference

WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and IBF champion David Lemieux have conducted a press conference in Montreal, Canada

Golovkin-Lemieux press conference
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Cotto-Alvarez winner mandated to face Kazakhstan's Golovkin by WBC

Gennady Golovkin’s promoter Tom Loeffler said that the winner of the Alvarez-Cotto fight would face undefeated Triple G of Kazakhstan.

Cotto-Alvarez winner mandated to face Kazakhstan's Golovkin by WBC
Attitude, passion and nerves swirl at World Tango Championship
Attitude, passion and nerves swirl at World Tango Championship

Dancers in love with tango's passion bit their nails and hit the floor as more than 700 couples from far and near converged on Buenos Aires, focused on being best.

Attitude, passion and nerves swirl at World Tango Championship
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Tour of World Class to take place in Almaty on August 16

Almaty residents are welcomed to take part in the Tour of World Class that will be held on August 16.

Tour of World Class to take place in Almaty on August 16
Tokyo 2020 Olympic logo designer faces fresh plagiarism claims
Tokyo 2020 Olympic logo designer faces fresh plagiarism claims

The designer of Tokyo's 2020 Olympics logo said he has withdrawn some designs created for drinks giant Suntory in the wake of fresh plagiarism allegations.

Tokyo 2020 Olympic logo designer faces fresh plagiarism claims
Rio set for 'great' Olympics: IOC
Rio set for 'great' Olympics: IOC

Rio will stage a great Olympics, as long as it sorts out "millions" of details first, the head of an IOC fact-finding mission said.

Rio set for 'great' Olympics: IOC
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Rental bikes to become part of public transport system in Almaty

Rental bikes will become part of the public transport system in Almaty.

Rental bikes to become part of public transport system in Almaty
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Nazarbayev opens new Ice Arena in Astana

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has commissioned the Ice Palace in Astana that will become a home arena for Kazakhstan's Barys hockey club.

Nazarbayev opens new Ice Arena in Astana
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I promise big show against Lemieux: Gennady Golovkin

WBA Super, IBO and WBC Interim middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin promises a great show to his fans.

I promise big show against Lemieux: Gennady Golovkin