A day after India had its first ever two-time women's champion at the United World Wrestling (UWW) Asian Championships in Almaty, through Sarita in the 59kg class, Divya Kakran became the second by securing the 72kg title with a match to spare.
China’s women pulled out of the United World Wrestling (UWW) Asian Championships in Almaty on the eve of their competition today and were due to have left Kazakhstan by tonight.
Japan’s Tsuchika Shimoyamada produced a superb fightback to defeat four-time world medallist Almat Kebispayev of Kazakhstan and secure his first Greco-Roman gold at the United World Wrestling Asian Championships in Almaty.
Eleven gold medallists from last year’s United World Wresting Asian Championships will return to the mat this week in Almaty with hopes of defending the titles they won in New Delhi.
Olympic silver medallist Matt Graham secured the men’s overall International Ski Federation (FIS) Moguls World Cup title after the final leg of the season was cancelled due to bad weather.
Australia’s Laura Peel retained the women’s International Ski Federation (FIS) Aerials World Cup title with a sixth-place finish in Almaty, but the day belonged to Canadian Marion Thénault who won the final stage of the season.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Aerials World Cup is set to conclude in Almaty tomorrow with Laura Peel aiming to secure the crystal globe for the second straight year.
Mikaël Kingsbury claimed his second gold medal in as many days with victory in the men’s dual moguls at the International Ski Federation Freestyle Ski World Championships, while there was a first world title for teenager Anastasia Smirnova in the women’s contest in Almaty.
Kazakhstan has stepped up at short notice to host the 2021 International Ski Federation (FIS) Moguls and Aerials World Championships from March 8 to 11.
Japan’s Ikuma Horishima inflicted the first dual moguls defeat of the season on Canada’s Mikael Kingsbury at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Ski World Cup in Almaty.
Ukraine’s Nadiya Mokhnatska claimed the first win of her career after coming out on top in the women's aerials event at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Ski World Cup in Almaty.
The second to last aerials event of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Freestyle Ski World Cup season is set to take place in Almaty tomorrow.