Azeryol cruise to home win to get right edge in fight for CEV Cup semi-final spot
Azeryol BAKU got a step closer to qualifying for the semis of the 2016 CEV Volleyball Cup – Women following their 3-1 home win (25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-17) over Italy’s Igor Gorgonzola Novara, according to the website ...
UEFA Futsal EURO: Spain down Kazakhstan to set up Russia final

UEFA Futsal EURO: Spain down Kazakhstan to set up Russia final

12.02.2016 [11:25]
Spain came from behind to reach Saturday's final against Russia despite a late Kazakhstan recovery in the UEFA Futsal EURO semi-finals, according to UEFA website. Spain ended the hopes of finals debutants ...
Azerbaijan women`s U-19 football team to face Belarus in friendlies

Azerbaijan women`s U-19 football team to face Belarus in friendlies

11.02.2016 [20:50]
The Azerbaijan women`s national under-19 football team will take on Belarus in friendlies on March 10 and 12. The matches will be held in Baku. ...
Prince Ali claims FIFA rival Sheikh Salman failed to protect imprisoned players

Prince Ali claims FIFA rival Sheikh Salman failed to protect imprisoned players

11.02.2016 [20:40]
The contest for the FIFA presidency has taken on a personal edge after the favourite was accused by one of his rivals of failing to protect players, according to the Daily Mail. Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan pointed the finger at his rival candidate Sheikh Salman bin Ibrahim ...
SOCAR becomes latest IJF partner

SOCAR becomes latest IJF partner

11.02.2016 [19:56]
President of SOCAR Rovnag Abdullayev and President of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Marius Vizer met in Budapest to sign an important agreement that makes SOCAR a new IJF Partner for the next four years ...
FC Neftchi Executive Director attends ECA General Assembly

FC Neftchi Executive Director attends ECA General Assembly

11.02.2016 [19:44]
Executive Director of Azerbaijan`s football club Neftchi Elnur Mammadov has participated in the General Assembly of the European Club Association (ECA) in Paris. The event was attended by FIFA's acting Deputy Secretary General Marco ...
Azerbaijani athletes to compete in Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup

Azerbaijani athletes to compete in Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup

11.02.2016 [19:36]
Azerbaijani athletes will vie for medals at the Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup 2016 in Australia. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Rostislav Pevtsov and Kseniya Levkovskaya. The prize fund of the tournament is $60,000 ...
Badou Zaki leaves post as Morocco coach by mutual consent

Badou Zaki leaves post as Morocco coach by mutual consent

11.02.2016 [18:00]
Badou Zaki has left his job as coach of the Morocco national team by mutual consent, the Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) announced Wednesday, according to BBC. A federation statement explained that "After 20 months of instability and inconsistent ...
Aussie Olympic doctor says Rio water bigger worry than Zika

Aussie Olympic doctor says Rio water bigger worry than Zika

11.02.2016 [17:53]
The Australian team's medical director says water quality will be more of a threat to the health of athletes and officials at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro than the mosquito-borne Zika virus, according to The Associated Press. Dr. David Hughes said cases of pregnancy aside, the Zika virus usually ...
Azeryol Baku host Italian standout in CEV Cup Challenge Round

Azeryol Baku host Italian standout in CEV Cup Challenge Round

11.02.2016 [16:51]
Azeryol Baku will be hosting on Thursday, February 11, Italy’s Igor Gorgonzola Novara for the first stage of the 2016 CEV Volleyball Cup – Women Challenge Round. The match will start at 6pm local time and will be taking place in Azerbaijan’s capital ...
Baku City Circuit presents media accreditation for Formula 1

Baku City Circuit presents media accreditation for Formula 1

11.02.2016 [15:38]
Baku City Circuit Operations Company (BCC) held a workshop focused on the accreditation process of 2016 FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX OF EUROPE for local mass media representatives on February 11 at Hilton hotel in Baku. About 70 national journalists, including broadcast, online and print media, got a chance to learn ...
Barcelona set new unbeaten record after rescuing a draw against Valencia

Barcelona set new unbeaten record after rescuing a draw against Valencia

11.02.2016 [14:47]
Wilfrid Kaptoum's late equaliser not only denied Gary Neville's Valencia a morale-boosting win, it also extended Barcelona's unbeaten record to 29 games, according to The Daily Mail. Luis Enrique's team have not lost in any competition since October ...
Lokomotiv Baku defeat Volero

Lokomotiv Baku defeat Volero

10.02.2016 [23:28]
Azerbaijan’s Lokomotiv Baku volleyball club have beaten Swiss Volero 3-2 in the first round of the playoffs 12 in the 2016 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League – Women. ...
Sheikh Salman called scandal with FIFA planned attack on organization

Sheikh Salman called scandal with FIFA planned attack on organization

10.02.2016 [18:21]
The scandals happening around the International football Federation (FIFA), similar to the planned attack. This opinion in an interview with TASS was expressed by the President of the Asian football Confederation (AFC) and the candidate for the post of FIFA President Sheikh ...
AZAL, National Paralympic Committee sign cooperation agreement

AZAL, National Paralympic Committee sign cooperation agreement

10.02.2016 [12:23]
National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) and the National Paralympic Committee of Azerbaijan (NPKA) have signed a cooperation agreement. The cooperation provides transfer of athletes to international sports championships and world cups where Azerbaijan Airlines fly ...
Vice-President of Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation holds meetings in Istanbul

Vice-President of Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation holds meetings in Istanbul

09.02.2016 [20:55]
First Vice-President of the Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation Namig Aliyev has held a number of meetings in Istanbul on the sidelines of the 44th international Yasar Dogu memorial tournament. ...

Azerbaijani chess players to compete at Khazar Cup 2016

09.02.2016 [20:40]
Azerbaijani chess players will compete at the Khazar Cup 2016 due in Iran. The tournament will be held in Zibakenar on February 11-18. ...

Azerbaijan name squad for World Challenge Cup 2016 AGF Trophy

09.02.2016 [19:10]
Azerbaijan have named their squad for the World Challenge Cup 2016 AGF Trophy to be held in Baku on February 19-21. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 6 gymnasts ...
Greek and German referees to control Lokomotiv Baku vs Volero Zurich

Greek and German referees to control Lokomotiv Baku vs Volero Zurich

09.02.2016 [19:01]
A match between Azerbaijan`s Lokomotiv Baku and Swiss Volero Zurich as part of the CEV Volleyball Champions League play-off round will be controlled by Greek Konstantinos Voudouris and German Ralph Barnstorf ...