Azerbaijan’s Osipenko-Radomska wins kayak bronze in Rio

16.08.2016 [16:51]
Azerbaijan’s Inna Osipenko-Radomska has claimed an Olympic bronze medal in the women`s kayak single (K-1) 200m race in Rio. She earned the country’s 4th medal after finishing third in 40.401 seconds. ...

3 Azerbaijani athletes to compete on 11th day of Rio Olympics

16.08.2016 [14:10]
Three Azerbaijani athletes will be in action in three sports as the Summer Olympic Games in Rio enter day 11. Inna Osipenko-Radomska will race in the final of the women's kayak single (K-1) 200m ...

Azerbaijani chess player competes in Vienna Open 2016

16.08.2016 [12:36]
Azerbaijan`s Fazil Huseynov is competing in the Vienna Open 2016 chess festival which is underway in Austria. Tournament A of the festival involves a total of 303 players, including 17 grandmasters. The Swiss-system tournament will feature 9 rounds ...

Shariati wins bronze for Azerbaijan

16.08.2016 [01:30]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Sabah Shariati has tonight claimed bronze in the Rio Summer Olympic Games. Shariati beat German Eduard Popp by fall in the 130kg weight class to seal Azerbaijan’s ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers to compete in Olympic repechage round

15.08.2016 [22:20]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers will compete in the repechage round of the Rio Olympics. Saman Ahmed Tahmasebı will take on Iranian Jomeh Habibollah Akhlaghı in the 85kg weight class, while Sabah Shariati will face ...

Azerbaijani judo fighters return from Rio

15.08.2016 [21:40]
Azerbaijani judo fighters, who successfully competed at the Rio-2016 Summer Olympic Games, have returned home. Rustam Orujov (73kg) and Elmar Gasimov (100kg) brought home silver medals from the Games ...

Azerbaijani boxer reaches semifinal to guarantee bronze medal of Rio Olympics

15.08.2016 [21:01]
Azerbaijani boxer Kamran Shahsuvarli has qualified for the semifinal of the Rio Summer Olympic Games. Shahsuvarli (75kg) advanced to the last four to guarantee at least bronze after beating Kazakh Zhanibek Alimkhanuly. ...

Boxer Mamishzade qualifies for quarterfinal

15.08.2016 [19:41]
Azerbaijani boxer, world champion Elvin Mamishzade has won his first fight in the 52kg weight category in Summer Olympic Games. He defeated Olzhas Sattibayev from Kazakhstan. Quarterfinal will pit the Azerbaijani boxer against Shakhobidin Zoirov ...

Wrestler Shariati out of Rio medal race [UPDATED ]

15.08.2016 [18:51]
Sabah Shariati has been defeated by Turkish Riza Kaysalp in quarter final. ...

Osipenko-Radomska into kayak single final

15.08.2016 [17:26]
Azerbaijan`s Inna Osipenko-Radomska has qualified for the final in the women's kayak single (K-1) 200m. Osipenko-Radomska finished in 39.803 seconds in the semifinal. ...

7 Azerbaijani athletes to compete in 4 sports in Rio today

15.08.2016 [14:57]
Seven Azerbaijani athletes will be in action in four sports as the Summer Olympic Games in Rio enter day 10. Nazim Babayev will compete in the men's triple jump. Inna Osipenko-Radomska will race in the women's kayak ...

Azerbaijan`s Sotomayor into boxing quarterfinal

15.08.2016 [11:01]
Azerbaijani boxer Lorenzo Sotomayor has qualified for quarterfinal after beating Hassan Amzile of France in the men's boxing light welter (64kg) preliminaries ...

Bayramov seals semifinal spot

14.08.2016 [18:49]
Rovshan Bayramov has made it to semifinal after defeating David Jesse Thielke of the USA. He will lock horns with Japanese Ota Shinobu ...

Mursaliyev reaches quarterfinal

14.08.2016 [18:36]
Azerbaijan`s Elvin Mursaliyev has qualified for quarterfinal in the men`s Greco-Roman wrestling 75kg event at Rio Olympics. He defeated Kazakh Doshan Kartikov ...

5 Azerbaijani athletes to compete on day 9 of Summer Olympic Games

14.08.2016 [14:06]
Five Azerbaijani athletes will be in action on the 9th day of Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. In the men`s 59kg Greco-Roman wrestling 1/8 of final, Rovshan Bayramov will take on Raiber Jose Orozco Rodriguez of Venezuela ...

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers learn opponents for opening bouts at Rio Games

14.08.2016 [11:35]
Azerbaijan`s Rovshan Bayramov and Elvin Mursaliyev have learnt rivals for their opening bouts in the men`s Greco-Roman wrestling event at Rio Olympics. In the 59kg 1/8 of final, Bayramov will take on Raiber Jose Orozco Rodriguez of Venezuela. ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters leave for Rio

13.08.2016 [21:30]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have today left for Rio where they will contest medals at the Summer Olympic Games. The team includes Patimat Abakarova (49kg), Farida Azizova (67kg), Milad Beigi Harchegani (80kg), and Radik Isayev (+80kg). ...

Azerbaijani referee to be in charge of wrestling competitions in Rio

13.08.2016 [18:32]
Azerbaijani referee Hijran Sharifov will officiate in the wrestling competitions to start tomorrow in Rio. Sharifov previously controlled Olympic competitions in 2008 and 2012. He received Gold Whistle award in London in 2012. ...

3 Azerbaijani athletes to compete on day 8 of Summer Olympic Games

13.08.2016 [14:35]
Three Azerbaijani athletes will be in action on the 8th day of Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. In boxing, Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Mahammdarasul Majidov in the +91kg event. Ruslan Lunev will compete ...