Bakhtiyar Artayev is the host of the historical reality show The Nomads. The well-known Kazakh boxer is an Olympic champion, Kazakhstan’s seven-time boxing champion. He holds a title of an honored master of sports.
Artayev has been boxing since he was 10. In 1998, he became a junior boxing champion of Kazakhstan. In 2014, he won the only gold medal for Kazakhstan at the Summer Olympic Games in Athens.
Artayev repeatedly commented on Gennady Golovkin's fights on KAZsport TV channel.
Artayev is a president of the Astana Professional Sports Club. In February 2018, he was appointed the general manager of the Astana Arlans boxing club.