July 12, 2017 in the sports complex of the University "Turan" official opening of the XX International boxing tournament for the prize of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.A. Nazarbayev was held.
The international tournament dedicated to the Day of the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan is held under the auspices of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan. The organizer is the republican public association "Turkish ethnocultural center "Ahiska".
Deputy general sponsor of the tournament, chairman of the Turkish ethnocultural center "Ahiska" - Sh.A.Asiyev, deputy akim of the Bostandyk district M.E. Balbayev, deputy of the Turkish ethno-cultural center "Ahiska" R.K. Kushaliev, director of the State Educational Center "Olympic Center" Boxing training "E.I. Ibrayimov, VNK boxing judge, the first founder of the international boxing tournament for the prizes of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan S.A. Useynov, youth, representatives of sports institutions, the media and others.
The competition gathered representatives of near and far abroad countries, including Turkey, Azerbaijan, Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia and Uzbekistan. In the tournament young men born in 2002-2003 take part.
The ceremonial part of the tournament was opened by the director of the Olympic Center for Olympic Training in Boxing, Olympic champion Ermakhan Ibraimov. Then the floor was given to Deputy Akim of Bostandyk District Balbaeva Marzhan Ertaevna, she congratulated all those present on a landmark day and wished the athletes luck and victory.
The general sponsor of the tournament is the President of the World Association of Turk-Ahysk, chairman of the Turkish ethno-cultural center "Ahiska" RK Z.I.Kasanov.