At the Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov Semey sports Academy the championship of the East Kazakhstan region on sports and combat Sambo among men and women was held. This competition is a selection for the national Sambo championship, which will be held from 6 to 9 February in Atyrau. More than 100 wrestlers from Abay, Ayagoz, Zharma, Glubokoe districts and the cities of Ust-Kamenogorsk and Semey fought in 9 weight categories. At the opening ceremony of the competition, Raushan Alpysbayeva, Deputy Director for academic affairs of the Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov Semey sports Academy made a welcoming speech. She wished all the winners to represent East Kazakhstan in the national championship with dignity. Vice-President of the East Kazakhstan regional Federation of “sports and combat Sambo” Parman Imakhanov presented medals of the Kazakhstan Federation of sports and combat Sambo “Honorary veteran of sports” to Sarsen Bayzhumanov, medals “for valiant work in the development of Sambo wrestling” to Yerlan Kankiev and Arnur Zhakupov. In addition, athletes Of the Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov Semey sports Academy Ruslan Zharkynbayev was awarded master of sports of international class in Sambo, Kuandyk Stampolov, was awarded master of sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Sambo and judo, Kuanysh Rtayev was awarded a certificate confirming the title of master of sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Sambo.
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