The capital "Astana" became the champion of Kazakhstan ahead of time in the season of 2018, Sports.kz reports.
This happened after the second-ranking Almaty’s “Kairat” in the home match of the 31st round lost to Pavlodar’s “Irtysh” - 0:1.
As a result of this failure of the club from the southern capital, “Astana” turned out to be inaccessible to the pursuing teams and secured a championship, regardless of the outcome of the remaining oppositions in the current Premier League season. This achievement was the fifth in a row for “Astana”.
We remind you that Astana residents will hold their match in Kostanay tomorrow, Grigory Babayan’s team will play with the local “Tobol”, beginning at 16:00. In the final two rounds of November 3 and 11, “Kairat” and “Irtysh” will become rivals of “Astana”. Also on October 31, the deferred matches of the 23rd round of the KPL “Kyzyl-Zhar SK” - “Kairat” and “Shakhter” - “Astana” will be held.