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Results of the 7th Asian Deaf Olympic Summer Games

Gold medalist Rustam Abakan with the winners from Iran and China

The 7th Asia Pacific Summer Games among the deaf people was held in the Republic of Korea. Kazakhstan team performed well, winning in the end the 9th team place (1 gold, 1 silver and 7 bronze medals) among 25 countries. Our athletes performed in seven sports (soccer, football, swimming, badminton, table tennis, taekwondo and athletics).

The athletes won the most of all medals (8 medals), and one medal in taekwondo.  Rustem Abakan from Almaty has become a hero of these games, who won a gold medal in the triple jump and a silver award in the high jump. Anastasia Lomanova (Almaty) in the asset has a bronze medal in the race to 400m. Yerzhan Asylbek from Akmola region was able to bring to our Kazakhstan’s team two bronze medals in running 1500m and 10,000 m.  Helen Putintseva from  Akmola region took the 3rd place in the long jump. Women’s Team of Kazakhstan in the 4×100 and 4h400m relays also won bronze medals. Here, athletes from China and Korea have traditionally benefited.

Bronze medal in taekwondo for the first time (this sport is only recently evolving in our country) was won by Sania  Dossymkhanova from Pavlodar. Kazakhstan national football team in the subgroup took the 3rd place (after losing to Iran and Japan with the same score 1-6), beating Hong Kong12:0, and Malaysia4:1). For the 5-6 place our players lost 0:4 Iraqi team, and thus Kazakhstan national football team misses the Deaf Olympics Summer Games. Kazakhs Foothall in their subgroup in the first game beat Yemen 2-1 and then lost the Iranians1:8 and Thais  2:5, in the end for the 5-6 place our Foothall team beat Mongolia 15:0. The Kazakh team in table tennis has acted well. In the team events men and women took the 4th place. And Daniyar Iskendirov from Kostanay, who took the 8th place among the 50 participants, played best of all singles.

Swimmers have shown the best results in the 4×100 freestyle relays, 4×100 medleys, 4x200m Freestyle and took the 5th place missing the strongest teams from China, Taiwan, Korea and Japan. In the final swim for 50m freestyle Olympic license was done by Yernar Murzagaliev from Astana, he also took the 7th place in the hundred-meter race swimming on his back. Victor Frundin from Karaganda also performed well doing the Olympic licenses in the swim for 50 meters freestyle, 100m freestyle and 50m butterfly.

The Kazakh team departs from Seoul on June 5th at 6.10pm and arrives in Almaty at 9.55 pm according to Almaty time.

Dear members of the media! We suggest you to honor our heroes and to meet them worthy at the airport in Almaty. There will also be briefing r with the participation of competitors and reporters.

Details on: www.seoul2012.com

List of medals

Rating countries gold silver bronze Total
1 JPN 28 25 16 69
2 CHN 25 12 18 55
3 KOR 20 28 24 72
4 TPE 11 21 22 54
5 IRI 10 8 10 28
6 AUS 3 3 1 7
7 MAC 3 0 2 5
8 INA 2 3 2 7
9 KAZ 1 1 7 9
10 THA 1 1 0 2
11 IRQ 0 1 1 2
11 UZB 0 1 1 2
13 HKG 0 0 2 2
13 KGZ 0 0 2 2
15 MAS 0 0 1 1
15 PHI 0 0 1 1
15 BRN 0 0 1 1
18 KSA 0 0 0 0
18 MGL 0 0 0 0
18 NEP 0 0 0 0
18 PAK 0 0 0 0
18 SIN 0 0 0 0
18 TLS 0 0 0 0
18 UAE 0 0 0 0
18 YEM 0 0 0 0

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