Buenos Aires could aspire for more than the Youth Olympics it is staging. Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, said on Thursday that it was up to Argentina to make a bid for the 2032 Summer Games but added the capital city would be an excellent host, Associated Press reported ...

12,000 tickets sold for FC Qarabag vs Vorskla match

19.10.2018 [21:00]
12,000 tickets have already been sold for a match between Qarabag and Vorskla in the Matchday 3 of the UEFA Europa League group stage. Tickets cost between 2-10 AZN, while VIP tickets are available for 50 AZN ...

Lewis Hamilton 100% sure Mick Schumacher will make it to F1

19.10.2018 [20:55]
Lewis Hamilton says he is "100%" certain that Mick Schumacher, the son of seven-time world champion Michael, will make it to Formula 1, according to autosport.com. Schumacher clinched the European Formula 3 title last weekend, his first championship success ...

Sergio Perez extends contract with Force India for 2019 F1 season

19.10.2018 [19:32]
Racing Point Force India has announced that Sergio Perez has extended his contract to race for the Silverstone-based outfit for a sixth successive Formula 1 season in 2019, according to autosport.com ...

Azerbaijan`s Naiditsch to compete at Isle of Man International Chess Tournament

19.10.2018 [19:12]
Azerbaijan`s Arkadij Naiditsch will test his strength at the Isle of Man International Chess Tournament to start at the Villa Marina, Douglas, on October 20 and run for nine days up to October 28 ...

Russian national team beats its record of medals at 2018 Youth Olympics

19.10.2018 [17:59]
Athletes of the Russian national team set their new personal record in terms of the overall amount of medals at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Buenos Aires, Argentina ...

Italy to face Serbia in women's volleyball final

19.10.2018 [16:24]
Italy will face Serbia on Saturday in the final of FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship in Yokohama, Japan, Anadolu Agency reported. Japan is hosting the world’s best 24 teams in six different cities in the tournament between Sept. 29-Oct. 20 ...

Azerbaijani veteran judoka becomes eight-time world champion

18.10.2018 [16:50]
Azerbaijani judoka Farhad Rajabli has become eight-time world champion as he claimed gold at 10th IJF veterans World Championships in Cancun, Mexico. Rajabli secured the gold medal in the 90kg weight category ...

Junior Azerbaijani boxers clinch three medals at European Championships

17.10.2018 [20:45]
Azerbaijani boxers have captured three medals at the EUBC Junior European Championships held in Anapa, Russia. Ali Zamanov (48kg) and Murad Allahverdiyev (80kg) bagged gold medals for Azerbaijan, while Ahmad Ahmadov (+80kg) took ...

Azerbaijani boxer crowned European champion

16.10.2018 [21:03]
Azerbaijani boxer Ali Zamanov (48kg) has won a gold medal at the EUBC Junior European Boxing Championships in Anapa, Russia after beating British Joe McGrail 4-1. On the way to the final, Zamanov defeated Armenian Hayk Alaberkyan ...

UEFA commits extra 50 per cent to growing women's game

15.10.2018 [23:55]
UEFA is increasing funding in its Women's Football Development Programme by 50% in order to show the organisation's commitment to supporting the women's game, the organization said on its website. Women's football is growing in popularity both at elite and grassroots ...

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler claims gold at Prix of Vladimir Semenov “Ugra Cup”

15.10.2018 [21:31]
Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Nurmohammed Hajiyev has captured a gold medal at Prix of Vladimir Semenov “Ugra Cup” held in Nefteyugansk, Russia. Hajiyev secured the gold medal in the 97kg weight category ...

Azerbaijani gymnast wins silver at Brno tournament

15.10.2018 [20:43]
Young Azerbaijani female gymnast Fatima Akbarova has bagged a silver medal at an international tournament held in Brno, the Czech Republic. She clinched the medal in the ribbon event ...

Azerbaijan draw 1:1 with Malta in UEFA Nations League

15.10.2018 [11:10]
Azerbaijan have been held to a 1-1 draw by Malta in the Group 3 League D match of the UEFA Nations League. Rowen Muscat scored in the 37th minute to put Malta ahead at Baku Olympic Stadium. ...

Azerbaijani wrestler crowned youth Olympic champion VIDEO

15.10.2018 [10:47]
Azerbaijani free-style wrestler Turan Bayramov has won gold in the men` s 65kg weight category at the 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He secured the Olympic title after defeating Iran`s Mahammad Bagi Karimiseyfabad in the final bout ...

Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers claim two bronzes on Day 2 of World Youth and Juniors Championships 

14.10.2018 [15:03]
Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers have taken two bronze medals on the second day of the World Youth and Juniors Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. The medals were clinched by Emin Hagverdiyev (65kg) and Toghrul Salmanov ...

Netherlands beat Germany 3-0 to leave visitors bottom of group

14.10.2018 [13:23]
Virgil van Dijk, Memphis Depay and Georginio Wijnaldum were on target as the Netherlands defeated Germany 3-0 in the Nations League on Saturday. The result leaves Germany bottom of League A Group 1 after a goalless draw last month with world champions France ...

Azerbaijani female wrestler captures bronze at 3rd Youth Olympic Games

14.10.2018 [11:40]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Shahana Nazarova has grabbed a bronze medal at the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Azerbaijan`s haul at the Youth Olympic Games includes five medals ...

Michael Schumacher's son Mick wins Formula 3 title in Germany

14.10.2018 [11:24]
Mick Schumacher - the 19-year-old son of seven-times Formula One world champion Michael - has won the European Formula Three title with victory in Hockenheim, Reuters Sport reported. Second place in Saturday's second race was enough to secure the German's ...