Azerbaijani Olympic Champion can not leave for Kazakhstan

Nijat Rahimov, Azerbaijani weightlifter

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# 06 January 2022 10:59 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijani weightlifter Nijat Rahimov can not return to Kazakhstan, father of Olympic Champion, who competes for Kazakhstan national team, Ali Rahimov told APA-Sport.

A. Rahimov noted that Nijat, who had been in Azerbaijan for already two months, had to return back in these days. But disturbances that occurred in Kazakhstan due to mass protests, have delayed Rahimov's visit. Ali Rahimov has not ruled out Nijat's remain in Azerbaijan until even the summer months either.