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HAMBURG – Kazakh boxers won one gold, two silver and three bronze medals at the Aug. 25 to Sept. 2 AIBA World Boxing Championships in Hamburg.
Kairat Yeraliyev, considered one of the nation’s main hopes before the championship, triumphed in the bantamweight (up to 56 kg). In the final bout, he fought Duke Ragan of the United States and won 3-2.
“I would like to thank all those who supported and cheered for me. I am also grateful to the National Olympic Committee of Kazakhstan. The achievements of Kazakh athletes …read more
Source: The Astana Times