Mini football tournament Khabar CUP – 2016 was held 22 October 2016 at the stadium «Astana Arena». The main aim of this tournament is encouraging a healthy lifestyle among the Mass Media employees and also the celebration of 25th anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan! This event was not organized for the first time, and it is very popular among mass media employees. This year there were 16 teams, that is almost 200 journalists, TV and radio presenters, printed press and web-portals.
About the tournament. The participants were divided into four subgroups, teams within their subgroup competed for two preliminary draws to play-off stage, followed by quarter-final, semi-final and surely final match for the honorable trophy and third place playoff.
In a tenacious fight the main trophy was won by the team “Zhastar Media”, the second place was taken by PFLK TV and the third place was given to the arranging team – “Khabar”.