Baku to host congress of European Fair Play Movement
A congress of the European Fair Play Movement will take place in Baku this October. According to Vice President of the organization Erdogan Aripinar, the event will discuss organizational issues and also include an award-giving ceremony ...
International Judo Federation hosts seminar ahead of 2015 season

International Judo Federation hosts seminar ahead of 2015 season

31.01.2015 [18:20]
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has hosted a two-day seminar at the Presidential Office in Budapest, with organisers of all World Judo Tour events in 2015 present to share knowledge, experiences and attend workshops. During the seminar every IJF department gave presentations of the requirements that the ...
Azerbaijan refuse to compete in World Chess Championship in Armenia

Azerbaijan refuse to compete in World Chess Championship in Armenia

31.01.2015 [11:48]
Azerbaijan`s national chess team have refused to compete in the World Team Championship to take place in the Armenian city of Tsakhkadzor in April. ...
Azerbaijani wrestlers claim 5 medals in Iran

Azerbaijani wrestlers claim 5 medals in Iran

30.01.2015 [19:19]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have won five medals in the Yadigar Imam Cup in Mashhad, the Islamic Republic of Iran. Freestyle wrestlers Shahin Mukhtarov, Aliabbas Rzazade gained silver, while Fazil Hasanov and Orkhan Abbasov scooped bronze medals. Jeyhun Nasirov claimed bronze medal in the Greco-roman event. ...

‘I am sure that European Games will be excellently organized by Azerbaijan’

29.01.2015 [21:34]
“I am sure that the European Games will be excellently organized by Azerbaijan,” said chairman of the Olympic Committee of Serbia Vlade Divac as he met with Azerbaijani Ambassador to the country Eldar Hasanov. ...
Qarabag Agdam held to goalless draw by Russian Mordovia

Qarabag Agdam held to goalless draw by Russian Mordovia

29.01.2015 [21:16]
Azerbaijani football club Qarabag Agdam were held to a 0-0 draw against Russian Mordovia in a friendly. The game was part of the Azerbaijani club ...
Slovenia to host Chess 20.hit open 2015

Slovenia to host Chess 20.hit open 2015

29.01.2015 [21:09]
The Chess 20.hit open 2015 festival will start in Nova Gorica, Slovenia on January 30. The Swiss-system tournament will bring together more than 120 players from 10 countries ...

Azerbaijani chess players to compete in Aeroflot Open 2015 Festival

29.01.2015 [20:53]
Azerbaijani chess players will vie for medals in the International Festival "Aeroflot Open 2015" to be held in Moscow from March 26 to April 6. Three Open Tournaments (A, B and C), each of which is a nine round Swiss event, are made up according to the rating of the ...
Azerbaijani television presenter Azer Garib becomes next Baku 2015 European Games Celebrity Ambassador

Azerbaijani television presenter Azer Garib becomes next Baku 2015 European Games Celebrity Ambassador

28.01.2015 [22:09]
Baku 2015 European Games Operation Committee (BEGOC) has elected popular television presenter Azer Garib as a Celebrity Ambassador for the summer`s inaugural event. According to BEGOC, with the addition of Mr Garib, Baku 2015 now has a total of 14 Celebrity Ambassadors drawn from the world ...
Azerbaijani FC Qarabag beat Polish Legia 2-0

Azerbaijani FC Qarabag beat Polish Legia 2-0

28.01.2015 [19:32]
Azerbaijani football club Qarabag Agdam have defeated Polish Legia 2-0 in a friendly. Qarabag`s goals came from Reynaldo and Javid Tagiyev. ...

Azerbaijani FC Gabala sign Belarusian midfielder

28.01.2015 [19:24]
Azerbaijan`s football club Gabala have signed a half-year contract with Belarusian midfielder Mikhail Sivakov. Sivakov previously played for Belarusian Smena Minsk, BATE Borisov, Gomel, Italian Cagliari, Piacenza, Polish Wisla Krakow, Belgian ...
Azerbaijani female sambo wrestlers claim 2 medals in world cup stage

Azerbaijani female sambo wrestlers claim 2 medals in world cup stage

28.01.2015 [17:05]
Azerbaijani female sambo wrestlers have won two medals in the world cup stage for the prizes of the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in Almaty. ...
Azerbaijan remain 12th in World Futsal Ranking

Azerbaijan remain 12th in World Futsal Ranking

27.01.2015 [21:14]
FIFA has announced its latest Futsal World Ranking, which saw Azerbaijan remain 12th with 1,393 points. Azerbaijan ranked 7th among European countries behind Spain ...
Azerbaijani Paralympians win archery bronzes in Dubai

Azerbaijani Paralympians win archery bronzes in Dubai

27.01.2015 [20:43]
Azerbaijan`s Aynura Rustamova and Jahan Musayev have won bronze medals at an international paralympic archery tournament in Dubai. Rustamova won the medal in the women`s individual event, and then teamed up with Musayev to secure bronze in the team ...
Ilya Grishunin: For me European Games are the most important event

Ilya Grishunin: For me European Games are the most important event

27.01.2015 [13:06]
February is not far off, and in the meantime the European Games are getting closer and closer. A grand event, which is being held for the first time in history, will bring together 20 types of sports. Among them there will be all gymnastic disciplines, including rhythmic, ...
Azerbaijani karate fighters win two bronze medals in Paris

Azerbaijani karate fighters win two bronze medals in Paris

26.01.2015 [21:31]
Azerbaijani fighters have brought home two bronze medals from Open de Paris - Karate Premier League. The medals came from Shahin Atamov at 84kg and Tural Aghalarzade at 67kg ...
Atlanta Hawks beat Thunder for franchise-record 15th win in row

Atlanta Hawks beat Thunder for franchise-record 15th win in row

25.01.2015 [16:21]
The Atlanta Hawks' magical season continued Friday with another victory, this time a 103-93 win over visiting Oklahoma City. The win was Atlanta's 15th in a row, breaking the franchise record set during the 1993-94 season ...
Baku 2015 European Games hosts next auditions for opening and closing ceremonies

Baku 2015 European Games hosts next auditions for opening and closing ceremonies

25.01.2015 [14:37]
Baku 2015 European Games hosted next auditions for performers who will take part in the opening and closing ceremonies at the Baku 2015 Athletes Village. Baku-2015 celebrity ambassadors, winners of the Eurovision-2011 Eldar Gasimov and Nigar Jamal watched the event. ...