When Borat hit the movie screen from his “home town” Kazakhstan many people had never heard of it. Even though it’s the ninth largest county in the world, next to Russia and the Caspian Sea, it was quite foreign to the US media.
That’s all changed this year though because of Alberto Contador, from the Astana Cycling Team of Kazakhstan. He’s currently getting closer and closer to victory at the Tour de France and he might even be the first man to beat Lance Armstrong in the past eight years. Stay tuned though, this all could change!