Today, in Almaty the president of the Kazakhstan Boxing Federation Kenes Rakishev awarded the bronze medallists of the Olympics Saken Bibosynov and Kamshybek Konkabayev with special monetary certificates. The heroes of the games received $50,000 each. Personal trainers of boxers – Myrzagali Aitzhanov and Seitzhan Tokenov were awarded with 10,000 US dollars each from the Federation.
Also, Kenes Rakishev, the head of the Federation noted all the members of the Olympic boxing team. Athletes and coaches received memorable gifts.
Speaking to journalists, Bibosynov and Konkabayev announced that they would give all their prize money from the state ($75,000) to charity. Thus, they continued the worthy trend of the actions of true champions.