Olympic boxing champion Katie Taylor named as Baku 2015 European Games Ambassador
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 ...
Azerbaijani female judo fighters to vie for European medals

Azerbaijani female judo fighters to vie for European medals

26.02.2015 [17:40]
Azerbaijani female judo fighters will compete in the European Cup in Prague, the Czech Republic. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Leyla Aliyeva, Aisha Gurbanli, Sakina Zairova, Nuriyya Akhundova, Khanim Huseynova ...
“The Guardian” publishes article on Baku-2015

“The Guardian” publishes article on Baku-2015

26.02.2015 [14:34]
British newspaper “The Guardian” has issued an article on the first European Games to be host in Baku headlined “Inaugural European Games in Baku will silence doubters, says Simon Clegg” ...
Baku 2015 volunteer uniform unveiled at Flamekeeper orientation event at Heydar Aliyev Arena

Baku 2015 volunteer uniform unveiled at Flamekeeper orientation event at Heydar Aliyev Arena

25.02.2015 [11:06]
Baku 2015 European Games has revealed the design of the uniform that participants in the Nar Mobile-supported Flamekeeper volunteer program will wear. The design of European Games technical officials’ uniforms was also presented. The uniform launch was part of the Flamekeeper orientation session, a lively evening ...
Azerbaijani Paralympians pick up a set of medals at IPC Athletics Grand Prix

Azerbaijani Paralympians pick up a set of medals at IPC Athletics Grand Prix

23.02.2015 [19:49]
Azerbaijani Paralympians have claimed a set of medals at the 2015 IPC Athletics Grand Prix FAZAA International Athletics Competition in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Huseyn Hasanov won gold in the long jump. ...
European Judo Championships to be held at Baku 2015

European Judo Championships to be held at Baku 2015

23.02.2015 [11:45]
The European Olympic Committees (EOC), the European Judo Union (EJU) and the Baku 2015 European Games Operations Committee (BEGOC) have announced that the 2015 European Judo Championships will be incorporated into the inaugural European Games being ...
Azerbaijani paralympic judo fighters win 2 world medals

Azerbaijani paralympic judo fighters win 2 world medals

21.02.2015 [19:04]
Azerbaijani paralympic judo fighters have claimed two medals, including a gold on the first day of the World Cup in Eger, Hungary. The gold medal came from Ramil Gasimov in the 73kg weight class. ...
Budapest hosts presentation of Baku 2015 first European Games   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Budapest hosts presentation of Baku 2015 first European Games VIDEO

21.02.2015 [18:09]
A presentation of the Baku 2015 first European Games has been held at the Vigado concert hall, located on the Eastern bank of the Danube, Budapest. The ceremony, which was organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation ...

Azerbaijan Baku Fires attempt to avoid defeat against Puerto Rico hurricanes

21.02.2015 [18:06]
Before the beginning of Season V of the World Series of Boxing (WSB) nobody would have expected Season IV runners-up Azerbaijan Baku Fires to be sitting below newcomers Puerto Rico Hurricanes in the Group B table, but that is exactly the case heading into week six of the competition ...
Azerbaijan women`s field hockey team destroy Dominican Republic 5-0

Azerbaijan women`s field hockey team destroy Dominican Republic 5-0

21.02.2015 [10:38]
The Azerbaijan national women`s field hockey team have thrashed the Dominican Republic 5-0 in the second round of the Hockey World League in Montevideo, Uruguay. The Azerbaijani team have been in fine form in Montevideo, defeating Trinidad and Tobago (WR: 29), France ...
Baku 2015 European Games Signs Broadcast Agreement With US Sports Cable Network

Baku 2015 European Games Signs Broadcast Agreement With US Sports Cable Network

21.02.2015 [10:31]
Baku 2015 European Games has signed an agreement with Universal Sports Network which will ensure this summer’s inaugural event is broadcast across the USA. From 12 – 28 June, Universal Sports Network will broadcast daily coverage of the European Games from Azerbaijan, including the ...
Azerbaijan win their first ever Greco-Roman World Cup   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijan win their first ever Greco-Roman World Cup VIDEO

20.02.2015 [21:49]
Azerbaijan`s national wrestling team have claimed their first ever gold medals at the Greco-Roman Wrestling World Cup in the Iranian capital of Tehran. The final round of the championship saw the victories of Azerbaijani wrestlers Hasan Aliyev ...
Hungary to host presentation of Baku 2015 first European Games

Hungary to host presentation of Baku 2015 first European Games

20.02.2015 [18:28]
Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov has left for Budapest, Hungary to attend the presentation of the Baku 2015 first European Games. Mr. Rahimov will highlight the preparations for the Baku 2015 first European Games under the leadership of Azerbaijan`s first lady, ...