Azerbaijani judo fighters return home from Tbilisi
Azerbaijani judo fighters, who competed in the 13th European Youth Olympic Festival in Tbilisi, have returned home. At the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, the athletes were welcomed by officials of the Azerbaijan Judo Federation, journalists and fans ...
Azerbaijani FC Neftchi beat Turkish Antalyaspor

Azerbaijani FC Neftchi beat Turkish Antalyaspor

01.08.2015 [18:55]
Azerbaijan`s football club Neftchi Baku have defeated Turkish Super League club Antalyaspor 2-0 in a friendly. Neftchi`s goals came from Ruslan Gurbanov and Fakhmin Muradbeyli. The game was part of Azerbaijani club`s training camp ...
Azerbaijani junior wrestlers to compete at European Championship in Serbia

Azerbaijani junior wrestlers to compete at European Championship in Serbia

01.08.2015 [17:13]
Azerbaijani junior wrestler will participate in the European Championship to be held in Serbia on August 4-9. First freestyle wrestler will showcase their talents on the tatami on August 4-5. Asgar Mammadaliyev at 42kg, Royal Agamaliyev at 46kg, Islam Bazarganov at 50kg, ...
Roman Grigorchuk: We had more goal chances than Apollon

Roman Grigorchuk: We had more goal chances than Apollon

01.08.2015 [12:37]
"The match went well. Apollon's fans were amazing. I think it's a good result for us. We played better than Apollon. We had more goal chances than our rivals. It's a good advantage," said FC Qabala boss Roman Grigorchuk has told a press conference following his team`s ...
Azerbaijani U-19s to face Malta in friendlies

Azerbaijani U-19s to face Malta in friendlies

01.08.2015 [12:34]
Azerbaijan`s Under-19 football team will face Malta in friendlies. The matches will be played on August 5and 7 in Baku ...
Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics

Beijing to host 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics

31.07.2015 [15:40]
Beijing has been chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, beating the bid of Kazakhstan's Almaty, according to the BBC. Having hosted the 2008 Olympics, the Chinese capital will be the first city to host both a summer and winter Games. ...
FK Qabala draw 1-1 with Apollon Limassol in Europa League 3rd qualifying round opener

FK Qabala draw 1-1 with Apollon Limassol in Europa League 3rd qualifying round opener

31.07.2015 [11:41]
Azerbaijani FK Qabala have been held to a 1-1 draw by Apollon Limassol of Cyprus in the first game of the UEFA Europa League qualifier as they clashed in Larnaka. Georgios Kolokoudias scored the hosts` opener in the ...
Azerbaijani judo wrestler claims gold at Tbilisi Olympic Festival

Azerbaijani judo wrestler claims gold at Tbilisi Olympic Festival

30.07.2015 [21:54]
Hasil Jafarov has increased Azerbaijan`s medal tally at Tbilisi-2015 Olympic Festival to five after shining in the men`s 73kg judo event. Azerbaijani now ranks 13th in the overall table, with its medal count featuring two golds ...
FC Qabala manager: "We will do our utmost to book a play-off spot

FC Qabala manager: "We will do our utmost to book a play-off spot

30.07.2015 [20:04]
"We have already passed a long route. Both teams qualified two rounds and both want to be in the play-off stage,” FC Qabala coach Roman Grigorchuk has told a press conference ahead of his team`s encounter against Cyprus` Apollon in the UEFA Europa League qualifier ...
South Korea's Chung running for FIFA president

South Korea's Chung running for FIFA president

30.07.2015 [17:54]
Former FIFA vice president Chung Mong-joon, one of the most influential figures in Asian football, said on Thursday he is entering the race to replace Sepp Blatter as president of the sport's world governing body, according to Reuters ...
Ukrainian tennis players fail to qualify for last 8

Ukrainian tennis players fail to qualify for last 8

30.07.2015 [16:59]
Romanian Maria Tig defeated Ukrainian Olga Savchuk 7-5, 6-4 while Russian Evgeniya Rodina eliminated another Ukrainian Oleksandra Korashvili. Belgian Christen Flipkens and Russian Vitaliya Dyachenko will determine the next qualifier ...
Azerbaijani U-17 women footballers beat Latvia at UEFA development tournament

Azerbaijani U-17 women footballers beat Latvia at UEFA development tournament

30.07.2015 [12:14]
Azerbaijan's Under-17 women's national football team have defeated Latvia 3-0 in the second game of the UEFA development tournament in Chisinau. Azerbaijan`s goals came from Firangiz Teymurova (2) and Rovshane Serdarli. ...
Michel Platini announces he will run to replace Sepp Blatter as Fifa president

Michel Platini announces he will run to replace Sepp Blatter as Fifa president

29.07.2015 [21:40]
Michel Platini has announced he will run to replace Sepp Blatter as the Fifa president in next February's election. According to the Guardian, Platini, the Uefa president, held talks with football powerbrokers at the 2018 World Cup draw in St Petersburg last weekend and is now ...
BBC: Qarabag carry qualifying danger for Celtic

BBC: Qarabag carry qualifying danger for Celtic

29.07.2015 [21:29]
The BBC has published an article focusing on Celtic vs Qarabag match to be held tonight. The article says: "Long-serving Qarabag coach Gurban Gurbanov had as taut an evening as he will have had on that stage. The back-to-back Azerbaijan champions, like Celtic, who are their Champions League ...

Azerbaijan`s Safarov and Orujov top International Judo Federation rankings

Azerbaijan`s Safarov and Orujov top International Judo Federation rankings

29.07.2015 [20:56]
Azerbaijani judo fighters remain at the top of the International Judo Federation's rankings. Orkhan Safarov and Rustam Orujov rank first in the 60kg and 73kg weight categories respectively ...
UEFA officials inspect preparedness of Baku Olympic Stadium

UEFA officials inspect preparedness of Baku Olympic Stadium

29.07.2015 [20:51]
A delegation of UEFA visited the Olympic Stadium in Baku which will host an Azerbaijan vs Italy match in the Euro-2016 qualifying round on October 10. UEFA officials toured the stadium and inspected the preparations for the match. ...
FC Qabala visit Cyprus for Apollon match

FC Qabala visit Cyprus for Apollon match

29.07.2015 [20:45]
FC Qabala arrived in Cyprus for the match against Apollon in the 3rd qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League. The team will hold the training before the match to be held on July 30. ...
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters claim 3 medals at Korea Open

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters claim 3 medals at Korea Open

29.07.2015 [12:55]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have grabbed three medals at the Korea Open international tournament. Winner of the Baku 2015 European Games Milad Beigi Karcegani took gold in the 80kg weight category ...
Lokomotiv Baku sign Italian Francois Salvani as new boss

Lokomotiv Baku sign Italian Francois Salvani as new boss

29.07.2015 [12:43]
Lokomotiv Baku women`s volleyball club have signed former manager of the Algerian national team, Italian Francois Salvani ...