Back to Almaty
5 years later Kazakhstan Cup final returns at Almaty Central Stadium.
In 2011 on the main arena of the Kazakhstan southern capital the final was played between Ordabasy and Tobol. Ordabasy managed to beat the opposition to win Kazakh Cup for the first in history.
In 2012 Kazakh Cup finals started to host at Astana Arena. In November that year Astana beat Irtysh Pavlodar to win the cup for the second time in history.
Following year the capital hosted final between Taraz and Shakhtar. Thanks to Sergei Khizhnichenko, a club from Karagandy won the national cup for the first time in their history.
In 2014 Shakhtar got knocked out in the semi-final by Kairat. In the final game Kairat faced Aktobe and got a comfortable win – 4:1. For Kairat goals were scored by Gohou (2), Darabaev and one own goal.
Last season Kairat won the cup second time running. Kairat played in the capital against Astana. A club from Almaty was poor in the first half, conceded a goal, but in the second half Kairat scored twice against Eric and got a win – 2:1.
Kairat is a current record holder of Kazakhstan Cup. Players from Almaty have now won it 7 times.
This season Kairat will see themselves in the 10th Kazakh Cup final. The best result in the cup for Kairat was in 2000 году, when the club beat Access-Golden Grain from Petropavlovsk 5:0. Last time Kairat won Kazakh Cup at Almaty Central Stadium was in 2003.