Azerbaijan`s female wrestler wins gold at European Under-23 Championship
Azerbaijani female wrestler Alyona Kolesnik at 55 kg has claimed gold medal at the European Under-23 Championship underway in the Polish city of Walbrzych. On the way to final, she faced Estonian, Swiss and Belarusian rivals ...
Azerbaijani K-1 fighter Zabit Samedov to lock horns with British Steve McKinnon

Azerbaijani K-1 fighter Zabit Samedov to lock horns with British Steve McKinnon

27.03.2015 [11:14]
Azerbaijani K-1 fighter Zabit Samedov will fight against British rival Steve McKinnon on April 17. The two fighters will face in the Global Fighting Championship to be held in Dubai. ...
Azerbaijani wrestling team ranks 3rd at European U-23 Championship

Azerbaijani wrestling team ranks 3rd at European U-23 Championship

26.03.2015 [19:40]
Azerbaijan`s wrestling team ranked 3rd (48 points) at the European Under-23 Championship underway in the Polish city of Walbrzych. The second day of the championship saw competition of wrestlers in the 61, 70, 86 and 125kg weight categories ...
Italy to be represented with 300 athletes at “Baku-2015”

Italy to be represented with 300 athletes at “Baku-2015”

26.03.2015 [17:16]
Italy will be represented at the “Baku-2015” first European Games with 300 athletes, said spokesman of the Italian National Olympic Committee Danilo di Tomasso to AZERTAC`s special correspondent. ...
Sambo World Cup Stage “Anatoly Kharlampiev Memorial” kicks off in Moscow

Sambo World Cup Stage “Anatoly Kharlampiev Memorial” kicks off in Moscow

26.03.2015 [16:34]
The Sambo World Cup Stage “Anatoly Kharlampiev Memorial” kicked off in Moscow on March 26. Azerbaijan`s squad, led by president of the Sambo Federation Jeyhun Mammadov includes: Nasimi Umbayev (52kg), Khanoghlan Zulfugarov ...
Azerbaijani gymnast wins silver at World Challenge Cup

Azerbaijani gymnast wins silver at World Challenge Cup

26.03.2015 [12:55]
Azerbaijani gymnast Christina Pravdina has grabbed a silver medal at the World Challenge Cup held in Cottbus, Germany. Swedish gymnast Jonna Adlerteg won a gold, while Portugal`s Ana Filipa Martins satisfied with bronze ...
Azerbaijan take two medals as European U23 Wrestling Championship starts in Walbrzych

Azerbaijan take two medals as European U23 Wrestling Championship starts in Walbrzych

25.03.2015 [15:07]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have claimed two medals on the first day of the European Under-23 Championship in the Polish city of Walbrzych. In the men`s freestyle event, Mahammad Muslumov won bronze in the 65kg weight category. ...
Baku 2015 signs Nestle Azerbaijan as Official Supporter

Baku 2015 signs Nestle Azerbaijan as Official Supporter

25.03.2015 [15:00]
Baku 2015 European Games has today signed an agreement with Nestle Azerbaijan to serve as the Official Confectionery Supplier of this summer’s inaugural event. Under the terms of the deal, the world’s largest nutrition company will supply coffee ...
Michel Platini re-elected as UEFA President

Michel Platini re-elected as UEFA President

25.03.2015 [14:22]
UEFA President Michel Platini has been re-elected for a third four-year term at the 39th Ordinary Congress of the organization in Vienna, according to UEFA. Mr Platini, who was the only candidate, was re-elected by acclamation ...
European U23 Wrestling Championship kicks off in Poland

European U23 Wrestling Championship kicks off in Poland

24.03.2015 [17:20]
The European Under-23 Wrestling Championship has started in the Polish city of Walbrzych. Azerbaijan`s hopes are pinned on 16 wrestlers in the men`s freestyle and Greco-Roman events, and 7 wrestlers in the women`s event ...
Azerbaijani judo fighters win gold at International Grand-Prix

Azerbaijani judo fighters win gold at International Grand-Prix

23.03.2015 [15:59]
Azerbaijani judo fighters Rustam Orujov (73kg) and Elmag Gasimov (100kg) have grabbed gold medals at the International Grand-Prix held in Tbilisi. Another Azerbaijani judo fighter Tarlan Karimov (66kg) satisfied with bronze ...
‘German women aim for Volleyball semis at Baku 2015’

‘German women aim for Volleyball semis at Baku 2015’

23.03.2015 [15:14]
German women`s volleyball head coach Luciano Pedulla is aiming for the semi-finals at Baku 2015, AZERTAC said citing an official website of the Baku-2015. Italian coach Luciano Pedulla, 57, signed his contract with the German Volleyball Federation DVV and will take over the women`s ...
Azerbaijani beach soccer team beat Uzbekistan 3-2 in friendly

Azerbaijani beach soccer team beat Uzbekistan 3-2 in friendly

22.03.2015 [11:35]
Azerbaijani beach soccer players have defeated Uzbekistan 3-2 in a friendly as part their training camp in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates ...
BP supports Elite Athlete Development and Coaching Programme

BP supports Elite Athlete Development and Coaching Programme

20.03.2015 [17:09]
BP has announced its support for the elite athlete development and coaching programme designed for Azerbaijani national athletes as they prepare for Baku 2015 European Games and beyond ...

Baku to host 2020 European Karate Championships

20.03.2015 [16:17]
The Azerbaijani capital of Baku will host the 55th European Karate Championships in 2020. The decision was made at the congress of the European Karate Federation in Istanbul ...

Azerbaijani U23 wrestlers to vie for European medals

20.03.2015 [12:07]
Azerbaijani Under-23 wrestlers will compete in the European championship to be held in Walbrzych, Poland, from March 24-29. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 16 wrestlers in the men`s freestyle and Greco-Roman events, and 7 wrestlers in the women`s event. ...

Baku 2015 signs broadcast agreement with India’s NEO Sports

18.03.2015 [22:00]
Baku 2015 European Games has signed an agreement with NEO Sports to bring coverage of this summer’s inaugural event to India. The deal ensures that Baku 2015 will be broadcast across the country on the NEO Sports ...