Lewis Hamilton has emerged as Formula 1's most popular driver with fans, and is approaching levels of support not seen since Michael Schumacher was racing, according to motorsport.com. The results of the 2017 F1 Global Fan Survey were published in Monaco on Friday ...

Azerbaijani U21 footballers to face Czech Republic in friendlies

27.05.2017 [17:10]
The Azerbaijan national under-21 football team will clash with the Czech Republic in two friendly matches. The matches will be held in Salzburg, Austria on June 5 and 8 ...

Baku City Circuit to hold charity event “From heart to heart”

26.05.2017 [19:22]
Baku City Circuit Operations Company (BCC), the official promoter of Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, will organize a charity event to help those in need on May 27. Handmade products by BCC staff and Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix volunteers ...

Gabala U16 footballers to compete in international tournament

26.05.2017 [15:58]
Azerbaijan`s Gabala under-16 football team will compete in the Laszlo Kubala tournament to be held in Hungary on May 27-28. Gabala will face Hungarian Vasas SC and Swedish AIK. ...

Monger crash lessons prompt F1 car changes

25.05.2017 [18:12]
A FIA investigation into Billy Monger’s horrific F4 accident has led to F1 teams being told to modify their rear jacking points, according to motorsport.com. The FIA's safety director Laurent Mekies sent a note to F1 teams telling them to modify their rear jack points for this ...

Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers win two European silvers

25.05.2017 [17:41]
Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers have claimed two silver medals at the European Championships held in Minsk, Belarus. The medals came from Aghasif Samadov (52kg) and Emil Hasanov ...

Baku Olympic Stadium named one of the bests in the world

25.05.2017 [15:28]
The World Congress of Stadiums-2017 has recognized the Baku Olympic Stadium (BOS) as "The best new stadium in the world" at its gathering in the capital of Qatar, Doha. The companies that participated in the construction of the BOS - Tekfen Construction and Heerim Architects and Planners ...

Dates and venues of 2019 European Games in Minsk announced

25.05.2017 [15:11]
The 2019 European Games will take place on 21-30 June, according to the official webpage of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus. The dates were confirmed during the 38th European Olympic Committees Seminar in Skopje, Macedonia, on 20 May ...

Comprehensive condition created for athletes at 4th Islamic Solidarity Games

25.05.2017 [14:59]
Comprehensive condition was created for athletes at 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, said Moroccan ambassador in Azerbaijan Adil Embars. The Ambassador thanked President Ilham Aliyev and First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva for high level organization of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games ...

Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix presented in Georgia

25.05.2017 [10:40]
A presentation ceremony on Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix has been held in Tbilisi, Georgia. Georgian media representatives were informed about Azerbaijan's experience in sports, the country`s economic opportunities, its ...

Azerbaijani boxers to embark on training camp in Ukraine

24.05.2017 [19:35]
Azerbaijani boxers will be on a training camp in Kharkov, Ukraine on June 14-26. The squad includes 25 boxers. Following the training camp, the Azerbaijani boxers will compete in the European Championships ...

Azerbaijani female volleyball player joins Fenerbahce

24.05.2017 [18:05]
Turkish women`s volleyball club Fenerbahce have confirmed the signing of Azerbaijani opposite spiker Polina Rahimova from Japanese TAB Queenseis on a one-year contract. She previously played for Azerrail Baku and Korean Suwon ...

Azerbaijan to face Turkey in Volleyball Men's World Championship qualification

24.05.2017 [14:59]
The Azerbaijan men’s national volleyball team will today take on Turkey in their opening game of the 2018 FIVB World Championship qualification in the French city of Lyon ...

Young Azerbaijani wrestlers claim six medals in Antalya

23.05.2017 [22:38]
Young Azerbaijani wrestlers have captured six medals, including a gold in an international tournament held in Antalya, Turkey. Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Panah Ilyasli scooped gold in the 66kg weigh class. ...

Azerbaijani grandmasters to compete in European Individual Chess Championship

23.05.2017 [19:58]
Azerbaijani grandmasters will vie for medals at the European Individual Chess Championship to be held in Minsk on May 29 from June 11. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Arkadij Naiditsch, Rauf Mammadov, Eltaj Safarli, ...

Turkish volleyball club Seramiksan sign Azerbaijani Bayramova

23.05.2017 [19:48]
Turkish women`s volleyball club Seramiksan have signed a one-year contract with Azerbaijani Odina Bayramova. She previously played for Italian Firenze ...

Azerbaijani chess players to compete in Batumi Municipality Cup-2017

23.05.2017 [18:35]
Azerbaijani players will vie for medals at the 3rd International Chess Festival "Batumi Municipality Cup-2017” to be held in Georgia on July 1-12. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Elmar Gasimov, Malak Ismayil, Khan Aliyarli and Said Aliyarli. ...

President Ilham Aliyev: We have set new standards in Islamic Solidarity Games too

23.05.2017 [17:18]
"We have demonstrated a new approach and set new standards in the Islamic Solidaritry Games too. Of course, this is a sign of respect for our guests, and the manifestation of responsibility. At the same time, this is, generally, indicative of our policy because ...

Azerbaijani school boys win five European wrestling medals

23.05.2017 [16:36]
Azerbaijani school boys have brought home five medals, including a gold from the European Wrestling Championships 2017 held in Belgrade, Serbia. The gold medal came from Riyad Aslanov in the 42kg weight category ...