Ice skating rink in Almaty
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Could Kazakhstan beat Beijing to host the 2022 Winter Games?

The 2022 Winter Olympics are being described as the Games nobody wants.

A number of potential host cities have withdrawn their candidacy, leaving a two-horse race between the favourites Beijing and Almaty in Kazakhstan.

The BBC's Abdujalil Abdurasulov has been to the Central Asian city to have a look at its winter sports facilities.

  • 15 Mar 2015
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