Azerbaijani gymnasts claim 3 medals at international tournaments
Azerbaijani gymnasts have brought home gold, silver and bronze medals from the international tournaments in Poland and Kazakhstan. Jala Piriyeva clinched gold medal in the all-around event at the 40th International Spring Competition 2015 in Poland ...
Baku 2015 announces Journey of the Flame route and reveals torch design

Baku 2015 announces Journey of the Flame route and reveals torch design

20.04.2015 [19:35]
Baku 2015 European Games announced today the route of the Journey of the Flame, which will start with a ceremony at Ateshgah on 26 April, and revealed, for the first time, the design of the Baku 2015 Torch and Lamp. In a celebration of Azerbaijan’s extraordinary landscape, culture and heritage, the flame will travel ...

Azerbaijan`s Zabit Samadov wins Global K-1 Fighting Championship 3 tournament

20.04.2015 [16:44]
Azerbaijani K-1 fighter Zabit Samadov has become the winner of the Global Fighting Championship 3 tournament in Dubai. Samadov secured the gold after emerging victorious over Congolese-German fighter Danyo "Dibuba" Ilunga ...
Azerbaijani judo fighters win 4 medals in St. Petersburg

Azerbaijani judo fighters win 4 medals in St. Petersburg

20.04.2015 [12:20]
Azerbaijani fighters have claimed 4 medals, including two golds in the Junior European Judo Cup in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The gold medals came from Natig Gurbanli and Hidayat Heydarov ...
English grandmaster Michael Adams describes his draw with Italian Fabiano Caruana as “fair”

English grandmaster Michael Adams describes his draw with Italian Fabiano Caruana as “fair”

19.04.2015 [14:08]
The draw was fair result, said English grandmaster Michael Adams, commenting his game with Italian Fabiano Caruana, which ended with draw at the Shamkir Chess 2015 international tournament. Fabiano Caruana said he was agree with Michael Adams. “I wanted to make some moves. However ...

www.sport.be: Mathieu van der Poel is on the way to European Games

19.04.2015 [11:20]
Belgian website www.sport.be has published an article entitled “Mathieu van der Poel is on the way to European Games”. The author said cyclo-cross world champion Mathieu van der Poel has been invited to the Dutch team to attend the European Games to be held in Baku ...
Azerbaijani U16s beat Kazakhstan at UEFA development tournament

Azerbaijani U16s beat Kazakhstan at UEFA development tournament

18.04.2015 [18:55]
The Azerbaijani women`s national Under-16 football team have defeated Kazakhstan 5-4 in the second game of the first qualifying round of the UEFA European Championship in Baku. ...

Azerbaijan`s Asgarov claims European sambo crown

18.04.2015 [18:33]
Azerbaijani sambo fighter Kamran Asgarov (62kg) has won a gold medal in the European Youth and Junior Championship in Novi Sad, Serbia. Asgarov secured the title after emerging victorious over ...
Synergy Baku Cycling Project to Banjaluka-Belgrade

Synergy Baku Cycling Project to Banjaluka-Belgrade

18.04.2015 [13:07]
Azerbaijani Synergy Baku Cycling Project is returning to racing at Banjaluka-Belgrade this weekend. The two-stage UCI 1.2 race will take place on April 18 and 19. Dennis van Winden, Matej Mugerli, Alex Surutkovych, Ioannis ...
Baku 2015 European Games welcomes programme delivering social legacy “Active Family, Healthy Community” program to promote active and healthy living

Baku 2015 European Games welcomes programme delivering social legacy “Active Family, Healthy Community” program to promote active and healthy living

17.04.2015 [21:10]
The Baku 2015 European Games has welcomed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote active and healthy living as a legacy of the Baku 2015 European Games between official partner Coca-Cola and the Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee, the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ministry of Education. ...
Shamkir Chess-2015 tournament commemorating Vugar Hashimov opens   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Shamkir Chess-2015 tournament commemorating Vugar Hashimov opens VIDEO

17.04.2015 [13:51]
Shamkir Chess-2015 tournament commemorating Azerbaijani grandmaster and European champion Vugar Hashimov has officially opened at the Heydar Aliyev Center in the city of Shamkir. Prior to the opening ceremony, the event participants observed a moment of ...
Azercosmos to provide satellite support for Baku 2015 European Games   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azercosmos to provide satellite support for Baku 2015 European Games VIDEO

16.04.2015 [21:52]
Baku 2015 European Games has today appointed Azercosmos as an Official Supporter and Official Satellite Services Provider for the inaugural event. Azercosmos becomes the 11th Official Supporter of the first European Games, and will play a key role in transmitting the exciting images of the event to billions of television viewers across ...
Baku 2015 European Games presented in European Parliament

Baku 2015 European Games presented in European Parliament

16.04.2015 [20:36]
A ceremony has been held in European Parliament to present Baku 2015 European Games. The ceremony brought together a delegation led by Azad Rahimov, Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports and Chief Executive Director of the Operating Committee of the European Games, Mark Tarabella ...
FIDE chief to attend opening ceremony of Shamkir Chess 2015 tournament

FIDE chief to attend opening ceremony of Shamkir Chess 2015 tournament

16.04.2015 [12:40]
President of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Kirsan Ilyumzhinov will participate in the opening ceremony of Shamkir Chess 2015 International chess tournament commemorating international grandmaster Vugar Hashimov ...
Azerbaijan`s Bayramov wins European weightlifting gold   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijan`s Bayramov wins European weightlifting gold VIDEO

15.04.2015 [14:50]
Azerbaijani Afgan Bayramov has won a gold medal at the European Weightlifting Championships in Tbilisi. He secured the title in the 77kg snatch event. ...
Šefere and Pope named as Latvia women's badminton doubles team

Šefere and Pope named as Latvia women's badminton doubles team

15.04.2015 [13:15]
Latvia's Badminton Federation has named Kristīne Šefere and Ieva Pope for women's doubles at Baku 2015. Šefere, who is ranked 190th in the world in singles, will be competing in two disciplines at the Baku 2015 European Games as she has been named Latvia's representative in women's singles as well ...
Baku 2015 European Games presented in Brussels

Baku 2015 European Games presented in Brussels

15.04.2015 [10:53]
A ceremony has been held in Brussels to present Baku 2015 European Games. Co-organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and Azerbaijan`s Embassy to the Belgium, the event was held at the Egmont palace. The ceremony saw speeches Minister of Sport and Youth of Azerbaijan ...