The breakup of the Soviet Union ment that previously unknown sporing nations emerged. One of these was Kazakstan who became the International Bandy federation's 9th member in 1994. Dynamo Alma-Ata and Kazakhgaz (Uralsk) are the most well known Kazakh bandy clubs.

Kazakhstan have participated in the last three bandy World Championships (1995-99), finishing fourth the first two times and fifth the latest time. 1