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Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

The Capital’s Football Players Have Become Prize-Holders of the International Tournament in East Kazakhstan Region


In the period from July 3 to 8, 2017 Ust-Kamenogorsk has been hosting an international football tournament of the “Cup of Altai” among young men born in 2006.

8 teams from Kazakhstan and Russia took part in the tournament. The team of the Specialized Children’s and Youth Sports School of the Olympic Reserve No. 8 under the guidance of the trainer-teacher Ilya Melanich took 2nd place in its group after playing with the teams of “Altai” from Ust-Kamenogorsk (2:1), “Tsinnik” from Omsk (2:2) and “Zhetysu” from Taldykorgan (1:1).

In the semi-finals, our team beat Altai from Semei (2-1), but lost in the finals with the score of 3:2 to the Specialized Children’s and Youth School of the Olympic Reserve from Pavlodar and took the 2nd place in the tournament.

Alikhan Tuleshov from the team of “SCYSOR No. 8” was declared as the “Best Midfielder” of the tournament.

Source: Akimat of Astana