Israeli Olympic leader sees multiple benefits in Baku 2015
One of Israel's leading Olympic officials says Baku 2015 will have multiple benefits to the country's athletes. The Secretary General of Israel's Olympic Committee Gilad Lustig said there would be 142 Israeli athletes taking part at the Baku 2015 European Games. And the country is really looking ...
Olympic gold medallist and five-time world champion Katie Taylor plans to make history at Baku 2015

Olympic gold medallist and five-time world champion Katie Taylor plans to make history at Baku 2015

28.05.2015 [16:10]
Ireland’s Olympic champion boxer Katie Taylor has revealed her plans to make history at Baku 2015 in a video created for the Baku 2015 European Games website. Ms Taylor is the most decorated athlete in the history of women’s Boxing ...
Croatia’s sport fans to enjoy extensive TV coverage of Baku 2015

Croatia’s sport fans to enjoy extensive TV coverage of Baku 2015

28.05.2015 [16:05]
Baku 2015 European Games today signed a broadcast deal for coverage of the inaugural event in Croatia. The Baku 2015 competitions, which will take place between 12-28 June, will feature for 10 hours a day on the free-to-air Sportska Televizija ...
Seven Olympic champions ready to compete for Russia at Baku 2015

Seven Olympic champions ready to compete for Russia at Baku 2015

28.05.2015 [16:00]
Russia's team of 360 athletes for Baku 2015 features seven Olympic champions. The Russians can expect to compete for medals in a number of sports at the Baku 2015 European Games, especially those in which they have Olympic gold medallists competing ...
Sevilla defeat Dnipro to land record fourth title

Sevilla defeat Dnipro to land record fourth title

28.05.2015 [15:51]
Sevilla FC wrote their own piece of history on Wednesday with a 3-2 final defeat of FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk that earned them a record fourth UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League crown, according to uefa.com Holders Sevilla looked set to stay level with Liverpool FC, Juventus and FC Internazionale ...
Albania to send two Olympians to Baku 2015

Albania to send two Olympians to Baku 2015

27.05.2015 [21:16]
Albania will send a total of 28 athletes to Baku 2015 including two with Olympic experience. The Albanian athletes will compete in nine sports with the largest coming in Athletics, where Albania will have 15 competitors. ...
Baku 2015 flame lit up in Kurdamir   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Baku 2015 flame lit up in Kurdamir VIDEO

27.05.2015 [18:22]
The flame of the First European Games has arrived in the city of Kurdamir. The official flame was welcomed by hundreds of local residents with excitement. At the symbolic gate of the European Games in the region, the flame was accepted ...
Baku 2015 European Games presented in the Netherlands

Baku 2015 European Games presented in the Netherlands

27.05.2015 [11:25]
A ceremony to present Baku 2015 1st European Games has been held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The event initiated by the Azerbaijani students studying at the Rotterdam Erasmus University brought together more than hundred students ...
Russia announces rhythmic gymnastics team for Baku 2015

Russia announces rhythmic gymnastics team for Baku 2015

27.05.2015 [10:12]
President of Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation of Russia Irina Viner has announced the squad for the 1st European Games. Yana Alexeyevna Kudryavtseva and Margarita Mamun will compete for the first place at the Games which will be held from June 17-21. ...
  Journey of Baku 2015 flame arrives in Gabala

Journey of Baku 2015 flame arrives in Gabala

26.05.2015 [21:39]
Gabala has become the next destination for the Baku 2015 First European Games Journey of the Flame. At the symbolic gate of the European Games in the region, the flame was accepted by teacher Anar Mustafayev ...
Azerbaijani boxers claim 6 medals at European Junior Championships

Azerbaijani boxers claim 6 medals at European Junior Championships

26.05.2015 [20:49]
Azerbaijani boxers have clinched a clutch of six medals, including two golds at the EUBC European Junior Championships in Lviv, Ukraine. The gold medals came from Bakhtiyar Gazibeyov and Mahammad Abdullayev ...
Azerbaijan`s Gasimov wins World Masters Judo Tournament

Azerbaijan`s Gasimov wins World Masters Judo Tournament

26.05.2015 [20:28]
Azerbaijan`s judo fighter Elmar Gasimov has claimed the gold medal of the World Masters Tournament in Rabat, Morocco. Other Azerbaijani fighters Orkhan Safarov gained silver, while Rustam Orujov scooped bronze medal of the tournament. ...
Baku 2015 signs Iran deal to reach 75 million audience

Baku 2015 signs Iran deal to reach 75 million audience

26.05.2015 [20:06]
Baku 2015 has added Iran, the largest country in western Asia, to the already impressive number of countries that will be broadcasting coverage of the European Games. General Entertainment and Media (GEM TV Group) have acquired the exclusive TV rights for Iran and will broadcast the Games across ...
Ismayilli welcomes flame of Baku 2015   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Ismayilli welcomes flame of Baku 2015 VIDEO

26.05.2015 [19:12]
The flame of the First European Games has arrived in Ismayilli. At the symbolic gate of the European Games in the region, the flame was accepted by world karate champion Bayram Gahramanov. Ten torchbearers then started their 2.8km long route and carried the flame into the Central Square ...
Journey of Baku 2015 flame arrives in Shaki   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Journey of Baku 2015 flame arrives in Shaki VIDEO

26.05.2015 [17:39]
The flame of the First European Games has arrived in Shaki. At the symbolic gate of the European Games in the region, the flame was handed to youth activist Sadagat Mammadzade. ...
Baku 2015 and P&G announce third Lucky Winner

Baku 2015 and P&G announce third Lucky Winner

26.05.2015 [16:46]
Baku 2015 and Official Partner P&G have announced that Mrs Elnara Rasulova has become the European Games’ latest Lucky Winner. Mrs Rasulova’s ticket number was drawn at random, winning a year’s supply of P&G products for the whole family ...
Real Madrid sack Ancelotti

Real Madrid sack Ancelotti

26.05.2015 [15:52]
Real Madrid have terminated the contract of manager Carlo Ancelotti after two seasons in charge, according to Skysports. Club president Florentino Perez announced the decision in a press conference as the popular Italian paid the price for a trophyless season ...
Belgian www.euractive.com portal interviews Azerbaijan`s Minister of Youth and Sport

Belgian www.euractive.com portal interviews Azerbaijan`s Minister of Youth and Sport

26.05.2015 [15:15]
Belgian “www.euractive.com” has interviewed Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sport Azad Rahimov. In the interview, the minister highlighted the importance of the first European Games. “The Baku 2015 European Games are a very good ...