The House journal publishes British MP's article on Karabakh horses
UK-based The House magazine has published British MP Bob Blackmann's article on Karabakh horses. Titled "In to bat goes Bob Blackman with his global game plan" the artcle says that among the many landmark festivities taking place this year to mark Queen Elizabeth's ...
'Shamkir Chess2016' super tournament kicks off in Azerbaijan

'Shamkir Chess2016' super tournament kicks off in Azerbaijan

27.05.2016 [11:47]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov has drawn with Russian Sergey Karyagin with 0.5 points in the first round of the Shamkir Chess Tournament. The day`s other results were as follows: Rauf Mammadov 0.5-0.5 ...
Azerbaijani gymnast wins silver at Hungarian tournament

Azerbaijani gymnast wins silver at Hungarian tournament

24.05.2016 [20:19]
Azerbaijan`s Deniz Hashimova has claimed a silver medal at the “X.PECS CUP-2016” international rhythmic gymnastics tournament in Hungary. Hashimova ranked second in women’s all-around final ...
AZERTAC becomes official media partner of Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

AZERTAC becomes official media partner of Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe VIDEO

24.05.2016 [16:55]
Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) and Baku City Circuit (BCC) Operating Company have signed an agreement, making the agency an official media partner of Formula 1 European Grand Prix. The agreement was signed by Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports ...
Azerbaijani kempo fighters grab 5 golds at World Martial Arts Games

Azerbaijani kempo fighters grab 5 golds at World Martial Arts Games

23.05.2016 [21:08]
Azerbaijani kempo fighters have claimed a clutch of five gold medals at the World Martial Arts Games in Batumi, Georgia. The gold medals came from Togrul Ibrahimli (55kg), Javid Allahverdiyev (61kg), Khayal Mammadzade (75kg), Ulvi Sadigzade ...
Portugal win second U17 EURO title on penalties

Portugal win second U17 EURO title on penalties

22.05.2016 [10:45]
Portugal won their second UEFA European Under-17 Championship title by defeating Spain on penalties after a 1-1 draw, La Roja captain Manu Morlanes missing the decisive spot kick, according to UEFA website. Nine had been converted when the Villarreal player clipped the outside of Diogo Costa's ...
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter claims European crown

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter claims European crown

21.05.2016 [20:57]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Milad Beigi Harchegani has grabbed a gold medal at the European championship in Montreux, Switzerland. He secured the title after destroying Turkey`s Yunus Sari 5-0 in the final bout ...
Azerbaijani kayaker wins world silver medal at World Cup

Azerbaijani kayaker wins world silver medal at World Cup

21.05.2016 [19:59]
Azerbaijani kayaker Inna Osipenko-Radomskaya has grabbed a silver medal at women`s K1 200m event in the world cup in Duisburg, Germany. She reached the finish line in 39.472 seconds, 0.592 seconds behind New Zealand`s Lisa Carrington ...
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter wins silver at European championship

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter wins silver at European championship

20.05.2016 [21:30]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Patimat Abakarova has won a silver medal at the European championship in Montreux, Switzerland. She secured the medal after losing to Russian Tatyana Kudashova in the women`s 53kg ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter destroys Armenian rival

19.05.2016 [22:20]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Mahammadali Guliyev has destroyed his Armenian rival Haykaz Samvelyan at the European Championship in Montreux ...
Azerbaijani grandmaster wins Nakhchivan Open 2016

Azerbaijani grandmaster wins Nakhchivan Open 2016

19.05.2016 [19:14]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Eltaj Safarli has won the Nakhchivan Open 2016 chess festival. Safarli won the tournament “A” with 7 points, while another favorite of the tournament Azerbaijani GM Shahriyar Mammadyarov finished as a runner-up. ...
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters contest European medals

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters contest European medals

19.05.2016 [16:57]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters are competing at the European Championship, which kicked off today in Montreux, Switzerland. Azerbaijan`s squad includes 17 fighters. In 54kg weight class, Majid Sofiyev, Ilham Aliyev, in 58kg weight category, Mammadali Guliyev ...
Sevilla claim third straight Europa League crown

Sevilla claim third straight Europa League crown

19.05.2016 [11:13]
Sevilla continued their reign as kings of the UEFA Europa League as a rousing second-half fightback proved too much for Liverpool at Basel's St. Jakob-Park and secured them an unprecedented third straight title in the competition – and a record-extending fifth overall, according to UEFA website ...
Spain comeback sets up all-Iberian final UEFA European U17 Championship

Spain comeback sets up all-Iberian final UEFA European U17 Championship

19.05.2016 [10:52]
Spain will play Portugal for the title of the UEFA European Under-17 Championship in Baku after Abel Ruiz and Brahim Díaz turned the semi-final in Spain's favour with goals in the last quarter of an hour, according to UEFA. Abel Ruiz and Brahim Díaz scored in the last 16 minutes as Spain recovered from ...
Veteran weightlifters to vie for European crown in Nakhchivan

Veteran weightlifters to vie for European crown in Nakhchivan

18.05.2016 [22:00]
European Veterans Powerlifting Championship will be held in Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan, on May 20-28. The tournament will bring together about 200 athletes from 21 countries. The Azerbaijani team includes three female and 24 male weightlifters ...
UEFA European U17 Championship: Portugal see off Netherlands in semi-finals

UEFA European U17 Championship: Portugal see off Netherlands in semi-finals

18.05.2016 [18:32]
Portugal reached their second U17 final, 13 years on from winning as hosts, after Diogo Dalot added to Jose Gomes’s seventh in Baku. Goals from Jose Gomes and Diogo Dalot propelled Portugal into Saturday's UEFA European Under-17 Championship final, where they will meet Germany or Spain ...
Azerbaijani grandmaster tops Nakhchivan Open 2016

Azerbaijani grandmaster tops Nakhchivan Open 2016

18.05.2016 [17:29]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Eltaj Safarli is an absolute leader at the Nakhchivan Open 2016 chess festival marking the 93rd anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev. Safarli tops the A tournament with 6.5 points after 8 rounds. Shahriyar Mammadyarov Ukrainian ...
Baku Chess Olympiad names first Celebrity Ambassador

Baku Chess Olympiad names first Celebrity Ambassador

18.05.2016 [12:36]
Baku Chess Olympiad Operating Committee has named first Celebrity Ambassador of the 42nd World Chess Olympiad. Producer of the “Bu Seherde” theatre Mushvig Abbasov, and the theatre’s actors Joshgun Rahimov and Rafael Isgandarov were chosen to ...
Junior Azerbaijani judo fighters grab 3 medals in Aktau tournament

Junior Azerbaijani judo fighters grab 3 medals in Aktau tournament

18.05.2016 [11:23]
Junior Azerbaijani judo fighters have won 3 medals, including one gold medal in the 8th international tournament, in Aktau, Kazakhstan. The gold medal came from Sanan Ahmadov in the men`s 50kg weight class ...