Junior Azerbaijani judo fighter becomes European champion
Junior Azerbaijani female fighter Shahane Hajiyeva (40kg) has won the gold medal of the European Judo Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria. She secured the title after beating Romanian Lidia ...

Azerbaijani chess players win 5 medals at European Schools Chess Championship

04.07.2015 [19:41]
Azerbaijani chess players have claimed a clutch of 5 medals, including one gold at the European Schools Chess Championship in Konya, Turkey. Suleyman Suleyman took gold medal with 7.5 points. ...
Junior Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters claim 3 medals at European championships

Junior Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters claim 3 medals at European championships

04.07.2015 [16:05]
Junior Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have won 3 medals on the first day of the European championships in Strasbourg. Bahruz Guluzade gained the gold, female fighter Sevda Pirseyidova claimed the silver and Ziya Khalilov got the bronze medal of ...
Neftchi draw with Mladost in first game of UEFA Europa League 1st qualifying round

Neftchi draw with Mladost in first game of UEFA Europa League 1st qualifying round

03.07.2015 [11:25]
Azerbaijani football club Neftchi Baku have been held to a 2-2 draw by FC Mladost Podgorica of Montenegro in the first game of the 1st qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League ...
Young Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers win 6 medals in Tbilisi

Young Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers win 6 medals in Tbilisi

02.07.2015 [22:40]
Young Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have claimed a clutch of six medals, including a gold in the International Champions Cup in Tbilisi, Georgia. The gold medal came from Fail Isgandarov in the 42kg weight class ...
Ito & Hirano's record recognized by Guinness World Records

Ito & Hirano's record recognized by Guinness World Records

02.07.2015 [18:19]
Mima ITO and Miu HIRANO's record breaking women's doubles win at the GAC Group 2014 World Tour German Open has been officially recognized by the Guinness World Records ITO and HIRANO became the youngest ever winner of an ITTF World Tour event, when they became ...
Michael Vesper: First European Games successfully fulfilled its mission to unite people of various countries

Michael Vesper: First European Games successfully fulfilled its mission to unite people of various countries

01.07.2015 [17:41]
Director General of German Olympic Sports Confederation Michael Vesper has said the First European Games successfully fulfilled its mission to unite people of various countries. in an article published in Die Zeit newspaper, Mr. Vesper ...
Young Azerbaijani wrestlers grab 9 medals at Krasnodar tournament

Young Azerbaijani wrestlers grab 9 medals at Krasnodar tournament

01.07.2015 [17:02]
Young Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers have grabbed a clutch of 9 medals, including 4 golds in an international tournament in Krasnodar, Russia. The golds came from Shahin Mukhtarov (42kg), Fazil Hasanov ...
Neftchi vs Mladost match tickets go on sale

Neftchi vs Mladost match tickets go on sale

01.07.2015 [11:11]
Tickets for an UEFA Europa League qualifying round first leg match between Azerbaijan`s Neftchi Baku and FC Mladost Podgorica of Montenegro have gone on sale. Tickets cost between 1, 2 and 10 manats, and are available at Bakcell Arena stadium. ...

Ronaldinho joins Turkey's Antalyaspor

30.06.2015 [21:05]
Newly promoted Turkish side Antalyaspor looks certain to sign Ronaldinho, days after securing another star veteran and former Barcelona team mate Samuel Eto'o, according to BGNNews. Antalyaspor President Gültekin Gencer went live on Turkish television on late Monday night announcing that an agreement had been ...
Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers win 15 medals in Istanbul

Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers win 15 medals in Istanbul

29.06.2015 [18:35]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have claimed a clutch of 15 medals, including 5 golds in the Junior European Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. The gold medals came from Said Hamidov, Sebire Aliyeva, Nofel Babayev, Islam Abbasov and Orkhan Nuriyev ...
Young Azerbaijani wrestlers win two bronze medals in Istanbul

Young Azerbaijani wrestlers win two bronze medals in Istanbul

24.06.2015 [21:36]
Young Azerbaijani wrestlers Murad Suleymanov and Vurgun Aliyev have grabbed the bronze medals of the European Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. Suleymanov secured the medal thanks to a victory over the Armenian rival ...
Diego Maradona to run for FIFA presidency

Diego Maradona to run for FIFA presidency

22.06.2015 [13:41]
The Argentinean football legend Diego Armando Maradona confirmed Sunday that he will be running for FIFA's presidency. “Diego will be candidate for FIFA (presidency), with all the authority he has, he has been in the front line fighting from that world of (football) ...
Azerbaijan`s Azizova reaches final of European Games

Azerbaijan`s Azizova reaches final of European Games

18.06.2015 [18:14]
Azerbaijani female taekwondo fighter Farida Azizova (-67kg) has progressed to the final of the Baku 2015 First European Games after beating Swedish Elin Johansson 5-2 ...
Belarusian Vasil Kiryienka powers to gold in men's Cycling time trial

Belarusian Vasil Kiryienka powers to gold in men's Cycling time trial

18.06.2015 [18:06]
Pre-race favourite Vasil Kiryienka lived up to his billing by winning gold in the men's individual Road Cycling time trial on Thursday afternoon. The Belarusian, who won May's Giro d'Italia individual time trial, completed the Bilgah Beach course in 59 minutes, 36.03 seconds ...
Azerbaijani female taekwondo fighter into semifinal at Baku 2015

Azerbaijani female taekwondo fighter into semifinal at Baku 2015

18.06.2015 [16:33]
Azerbaijan`s female taekwondo fighter Farida Azizova (-67kg) has reached the semifinal of the Baku 2015 first European Games after beating Turkish Nur Tatar 6-2. Azizova will next face Swedish Elin ...
The bald facts about Finland's volleyball team at Baku 2015

The bald facts about Finland's volleyball team at Baku 2015

18.06.2015 [14:57]
There is no chance of Finland's volleyball men letting their hair down to celebrate a victory - because most of them now don't have any. After beating Azerbaijan 3-2 in their opening match at Crystal Hall 1, ten of the 12-man Finnish squad turned up with their heads shaven for ...
Failed drug test for Zeneli gives Asanau walkover into quarterfinals

Failed drug test for Zeneli gives Asanau walkover into quarterfinals

18.06.2015 [13:31]
Bantamweight (56kg) boxer Dzmitry Asanau (BLR) has been given a walkover into the quarterfinals after the European Olympic Committees (EOC) announced the suspension of Rexhildo Zeneli (ALB) for a failed drug test ...
Italy beats Belarus to win archery women's team gold

Italy beats Belarus to win archery women's team gold

18.06.2015 [13:19]
Italy won gold in the archery women's team event at the Tofiq Bahramov stadium on Thursday, defeating Belarus 5-3. Ukraine beat Russia to take the bronze medal ...