▲ Up
 
15:30 20-11-2017
АКИpress CA-News Tazabek Turmush
ADVERTISE WITH US SUBSCRIBE
KazakhstanKyrgyzstanMongoliaTajikistanTurkmenistanUzbekistanWorld
POLITICSBUSINESSINCIDENTSSOCIETYCULTURESPORTANALYSISSCIENCE
Kyrgyzstan agree to take part in kokpar championship in Astana after organizers allow horseshoes
Kyrgyzstan | sport | 15:16, 21 August 2017 | 6555

AKIPRESS.COM - Kyrgyzstan national team agreed to take part in the kokpar (tradition goat dragging game) championship in Astana after the organizers allowed the horseshoes on hind legs.

Kyrgyzstan will face Mongolia, the match is set for August 21, the Federation of Kok-Boru of Kyrgyzstan said.

The match will follow the official opening ceremony set for 17:00 Bishkek time. 

Kyrgyzstan national team refused to take part in the kokpar championship after the organizers requested Kyrgyz team to take off the horseshoes from the hind legs. The team declined to play against Mongolia in the first round and organizers acknowledged the technical loss of Kyrgyzstan with the score of 0-7.

LATEST NEWS
15:18 15 dead, 10 hurt in a stampede for food aid in Morocco15:11 Delegation of U.S. Congress to visit Uzbekistan15:02 Supreme Court starts considering Tekebayev's case14:53 Atambayev: New Chief of General Staff reduced personnel by 30% firing someone's relatives and mistresses14:51 Pamir Kyrgyz to be resettled in Naryn districts14:42 Ata Meken opposition party leader hospitalized14:26 Fuel truck overturnes and blocks Bishkek — Osh road13:43 Charles Manson, leader of murderous '60s cult, dead at 8313:39 Atambayev on his family members13:35 Atambayev says house will be built for culture workers13:26 Atambayev: We must build free-trade zone in At-Bashy because Dordoi sellers supply goods from Khorgos, not China13:24 Citizen of Kyrgyzstan suspected of extremism detained at Manas airport13:18 Atambayev says Upper-Naryn dams will be built in Kyrgyzstan, vows to find investors on his own13:18 Okinawa incident sparks US troops alcohol ban in Japan13:14 International and domestic flights delayed due to fog in Bishkek13:01 Kyrgyzstan should define second half of border line with Tajikistan under same law which was used while signing first half of border line — Atambayev13:00 Atambayev presents his hand watches to journalist after he asked it for12:47 Germany's Merkel suffers blow as FDP pulls out of coalition talks12:45 Kyrgyzstan never intended and is not going to withdraw from Eurasian Economic Union: Atambayev12:37 Atambayev says would like to be remembered with kind word in 100 years
© AKIpress News Agency - 2001-2017. All rights reserved
Republication of any material is prohibited without a written agreement with AKIpress News Agency. Any citation must be accompanied by a hyperlink to akipress.com.
Our address:
Moskovskaya str. 189, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz Republic
e-mail: english@akipress.org, akipressenglish@gmail.com;
Tel/Fax: +996(312)65-03-06