Lopez finishes 6th in Tour de France Stage 21 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Tour de France with a traditional 21st stage to the Champs Elysees in Paris ended with Slovenian rider Tadej Pogacar winning the 2020 Tour de France, Primoz Roglic as a runner-up and Richie Porte as third, Kazinform cites the press service of Astana Pro Team.
Olympics: Tokyo Games athletes to be exempted from virus entry bans TOKYO. KAZINFORM - The Japanese government has decided to set up a system to exempt athletes competing at next year's Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games from entry restrictions currently placed on 159 countries and regions due to the novel coronavirus that forced the games' postponement, sources familiar with the matter said Friday, Kyodo reports.
FIVB announces cancellation of Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic LAUSANNE. KAZINFORM - The FIVB, the governing body responsible for all forms of Volleyball on a global level, has announced the cancellation of the FIVB Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 following the decision of the FIVB Board of Administration, WAM reports.
Kazakh rider Gidich in top 5 of Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg Stage 3 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Young Kazakh rider of Astana Pro Team Yevgeniy Gidich finishes 5th at the hectic bunch sprint at the third stage of Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg, while his teammate Zhandos Bizhigitov spends the day in the breakaway, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Lopez 3rd in GC after Tour de France Stage 18 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The leader of Astana Pro Team Miguel Angel Lopez finished 12th in today’s stage 18 of the Tour de France in La-Roche-sur-Foron. This result allowed Lopez to keep his third place in the general classification of the French Grand tour, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Russia’s UFC Champ Nurmagomedov resumes with trainings for bout with Gaethje MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Reigning UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia resumed with his training sessions for his bout against US fighter Justin Gaethje next month, a source in the team of the Russian fighter told TASS on Wednesday.
KHL postpones matches of Barys after positive COVID-19 tests among team members NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 6 season games of HC Barys in the Kontinental Hockey League have been postponed to a later date as 12 team and coaching staff members tested positive for the COVID-19 infection, Kazinform cites the team’s official website.
Astana’s Martinelli 12th in Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg Stage 2 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 2nd stage of 80th edition of Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg started today in Remich. According to the road book it should be 160.8-kilometers-long stage with a finished in Hesperange, Kazinform has learnt from the Astana Pro Team’s press service.
Big win for Astana’s Lopez in Tour de France Stage 17 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Miguel Angel Lopez took a great solo victory today atop brutal Col de la Loze in Méribel at the finish of the 17th stage of the Tour de France. The leader of Astana Pro Team attacked alone with 2.4 km to the top, dropping all his rivals and gaining important seconds in the general classification of the French Grand tour, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Astana’s Lopez 4th after Tour de France Stage 16 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - With the queen stage to the Col de la Loze coming tomorrow, today the peloton spent quite a calm day at stage 16 from La-Tour-du-Pin to Villard-de-Lans (164 km). However, the start of the stage was an intense one with a lot of attacks on the first climb of the day. Many riders tried to go in a breakaway and, after many attempts, a big group went away, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.