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Kazakh athletes made it out into the quarterfinal of Olympic Games 2018

21 February, 16:27 252
Kazakh athletes made it out into the quarterfinal of Olympic Games 2018

Athletes managed to make it out into the quarterfinal owing to their rival's disqualification.

In Pyeongchang short track speed skating competitions among men within the distance of 5000 metres were held, the Bnews.kz correspondent reports with reference to sports.kz.

Initially, Kazakh athletes Abzal Azhgalyev, Nurbergen Zhumagazyev and Denis Nikisha failed to make it out into the quarterfinal by taking lower places. However, they were chosen because their rivals were disqualified. The quarterfinal will take place on Thursday, February 22 (at 16:00 UTC +6). Athletes will participate also in the last competition, which is the relay within the distance of 5000 metres on February, 22 at 17:52.

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