Baku 2015 European Games extends press accreditation deadline
Baku 2015 has today announced an official extension to the press accreditation deadline for this summer’s inaugural European Games. The original deadline was Friday 6 March but in response to high press interest, and many requests ...
Hungary hosts presentation marking 100 Days To Go to Baku 2015

Hungary hosts presentation marking 100 Days To Go to Baku 2015

06.03.2015 [17:34]
The Hungarian National Olympic Committee (NOC) and the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Budapest have held a presentation entitled “Baku-2015: 100 To Go”. Hungarian officials, representatives of the sports community, journalists, and staff members of Azerbaijani Embassy attended the ceremony ...

Azerbaijani weightlifters to vie for medals of Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation championship

06.03.2015 [12:09]
Azerbaijan will compete in the third weightlifting championship of Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation to be held in Antalya, Turkey, from March 10-18. Azerbaijan`s squad will include Allahyar Abishov, Mahammad Mammadli, Rauf Nabiyev, Elshad ...
Baku 2015 European Games signs broadcast agreement with Poland’s Polsat network

Baku 2015 European Games signs broadcast agreement with Poland’s Polsat network

05.03.2015 [20:46]
Baku 2015 European Games has signed an agreement with Polsat to bring coverage of this summer’s inaugural event to Poland. The deal ensures that Polsat, the biggest private TV network in Poland available to the national audience, will broadcast a minimum of six hours of Baku 2015 ...
Baku 2015 European Games presented in Rome<br>First lady Mehriban Aliyeva attends the ceremony

Baku 2015 European Games presented in Rome
First lady Mehriban Aliyeva attends the ceremony

05.03.2015 [11:31]
A ceremony has been held in Rome to present Baku 2015 European Games. Azerbaijan`s first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Chair of the Baku 2015 European Games Organising ...

Azerbaijani climbers to compete in Kirov World Cup

05.03.2015 [10:25]
Azerbaijan`s national ice climbing team will compete in the UIAA World Championships, in Kirov, Russia on March 6-8. Azerbaijan will be represented by a delegation of the Azerbaijan Federation of Air and Extreme Sports (FAIREX) of 7 people. ...

Baku 2015 marks 100 Days To Go by unveiling first European Games medal design and announcing free admission for children

04.03.2015 [19:33]
Baku 2015 European Games today marked the start of the 100 Days To Go countdown by revealing the design of medals for the inaugural event, to be held on 12 – 28 June this year ...
Norway shooting for three medals at Baku 2015

Norway shooting for three medals at Baku 2015

04.03.2015 [19:00]
One hundred days ahead of the Baku 2015 European Games, Norway is hoping to take home three medals."The medal aim is to take at least three medals and have at least five additional top-eight finishes," Norway's Baku 2015 Chef de Mission ...
San Marino grant three wild cards for Baku 2015

San Marino grant three wild cards for Baku 2015

04.03.2015 [17:38]
San Marino Olympic officials awarded three wild cards to athletes for the Baku 2015 European Games. The San Marino delegation granted three Baku 2015 wild cards to judoka Karim Gharbi and Jessica Zannoni as well as Table Tennis player ...
Participants of NACO meeting and AZERTAC`s jubilee celebration visit Baku Olympic Stadium and Athletes Village   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Participants of NACO meeting and AZERTAC`s jubilee celebration visit Baku Olympic Stadium and Athletes Village VIDEO

03.03.2015 [14:16]
Participants of the meeting of the News Agencies World Council (NACO) and a ceremony to mark the 95th anniversary of Azerbaijan State Information Agency AZERTAC have visited Baku Olympic Stadium and Athletes Village. The delegation was informed that the foundation stone for the Baku Olympic Stadium was laid in June, 2011. Work ...
Argentina Condors lose 4-1 to Azerbaijan Baku fires and remain winless in season V

Argentina Condors lose 4-1 to Azerbaijan Baku fires and remain winless in season V

02.03.2015 [20:25]
Another week, another loss for Argentina Condors who are still without a victory in Season V of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) after a 4-1 home defeat to Azerbaijan Baku Fires. The South American Franchise remains rooted at the bottom of Group B, while a second win in a row improved the chances of the Azeri team to qualify. ...
Azerbaijani boxers win 3 medals at Strandja tournament

Azerbaijani boxers win 3 medals at Strandja tournament

02.03.2015 [15:40]
Azerbaijani boxers have claimed three medals, including two gold medals in the 66th Traditional International Strandja Tournament, in Sofia, Bulgaria. The gold medals came from Elvin Isayev weighing ...
Synergy Baku Cycling Project to compete in GP Izola

Synergy Baku Cycling Project to compete in GP Izola

01.03.2015 [16:41]
The Synergy Baku Cycling Project said it is ready for its next race, the GP Izola on Sunday, March 1. The race will offer challenges to the sprinters and all rounders. ...
Sporting achievement in focus at London’s OXO Gallery

Sporting achievement in focus at London’s OXO Gallery

28.02.2015 [07:42]
Azerbaijan’s forthcoming hosting of the inaugural European Games has been placed firmly in the spotlight at the opening of a new exhibition in London’s prestigious OXO Gallery on the South Bank of the Thames. Opening on 27 February, the Azerbaijan – Sport in Focus exhibition ...
Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor named as Baku 2015 European Games Ambassador

Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor named as Baku 2015 European Games Ambassador

27.02.2015 [21:11]
Baku 2015 European Games has today announced that Irish boxer Katie Taylor will be an international Athlete Ambassador for this summer’s inaugural event. Ms Taylor, who took first place at the London 2012 Olympic Games, is also the current ...
Baku 2015 European Games signs broadcast agreement with Ireland’s Setanta Sports

Baku 2015 European Games signs broadcast agreement with Ireland’s Setanta Sports

26.02.2015 [20:58]
Baku 2015 European Games has signed an agreement with Setanta Sports to bring coverage of this summer’s inaugural event to Ireland. The deal ensures that Setanta Sports, Ireland’s leading premium sports network, will broadcast eight hours ...
Baku 2015 volleyball preliminary round pools announced

Baku 2015 volleyball preliminary round pools announced

26.02.2015 [20:43]
Baku 2015 European Games has today announced the composition of the pools for the preliminary round of the Volleyball competition. Twelve teams will feature at the inaugural European Games in the men’s and women’s competitions respectively ...