Baku City Circuit (BCC) today announced that one of the most exciting artists in world music and two-time BRIT Award winner, Dua Lipa, will close out the 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday 29th April, capping off a weekend of unrivalled ...

Norway`s Bjoergen becomes most medalled winter Olympian of all time

23.02.2018 [17:11]
Norway’s Marit Bjoergen cemented her place in the pantheon of the greatest winter Olympians. Her bronze in the women’s cross-country team sprint took her medals total to 14 (seven of them gold), surpassing the previous benchmark set by her compatriot, biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen ...

Young Azerbaijani table tennis players to compete at Riga City Council Cup

22.02.2018 [18:14]
Azerbaijani table tennis players will contest medals at the International Youth Table Tennis Competition “Riga City Council Cup” 2018 to be held from February 23-25 in Latvia. Azerbaijan’s squad includes six players ...

Russian curlers stripped of Olympic bronze medal over doping

22.02.2018 [16:16]
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has found Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky guilty of violating anti-doping rules at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea’s PyeongChang, the court said in a statement, according to TASS ...

Azerbaijani referees to control Azoty-Pulawy v Chambery Savoie match in EHF Cup

21.02.2018 [17:41]
Azerbaijani referees Vagif Aliyev and Alakbar Aghakishiyev will be in charge of a match between Polish KS Azoty-Pulawy and French Chambery Savoie in the group stage of the Men's EHF Cup ...

Azerbaijani footballers learn kick off time of Macedonia match

21.02.2018 [15:54]
The Azerbaijan national football team have learned the date and kick off time of their friendly match against Macedonia. The match will be played at the Mardan Stadium in Antalya at 21:00 Baku time on March 27 ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers to compete at Kiev tournament

20.02.2018 [17:13]
Azerbaijani athletes will vie for medals at the 12th Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial to be held in Kiev from February 23-25. Azerbaijan’s squad includes 31 wrestlers ...

Azerbaijani female footballers learn dates of UEFA European U19 Championship elite round matches

20.02.2018 [16:19]
The Azerbaijan women’s national under-19 football team have learned dates of their matches in the elite round of the UEFA European Under-19 Championship. Azerbaijan will face France, Belgium and Finland on April 4, 7, and 10 respectively ...

Azerbaijani boxer makes successful start to Strandja tournament

20.02.2018 [12:23]
Azerbaijani boxer Yusif Masudzade (52kg) has defeated Bulgarian Tinko Banabokov 3-2 in his opening bout at the 69th International Tournament Strandja in Sofia, Bulgaria. Masudzade will next face Iranian Reza Suleymanifard in the quarterfinal ...

Azerbaijani gymnasts win gold medal in Belgium

20.02.2018 [12:07]
Azerbaijani junior gymnasts Murad Rafiyev and Daniel Abbasov have claimed gold at the “Flanders International Acro Cup” in Puurs (Antwerpen), Belgium on February 15-17. Young acrobats scored 26.800 points in the final of the Dynamic exercises and managed ...

Azerbaijani fighters bring home five medals from Cadet European Judo Cup

19.02.2018 [21:36]
Azerbaijani fighters have captured five medals, including a gold at the Cadet European Judo Cup held in Fuengirola, Spain. Female fighter Vusala Karimova (44kg) became the winner of the tournament ...

Norway’s speed skater Lorentzen wins 500m gold, sets new Olympic record

19.02.2018 [21:04]
Norwegian speed skater Havard Lorentzen has broken the Olympic record in men’s 500m race to win the gold medal of the PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games on Monday, according to TASS. Lorentzen, 25, finished in 34.41 seconds to crack the Olympic record of 34.42 seconds ...

Azerbaijan rank first in overall medal table of European Judo Open

19.02.2018 [20:16]
Azerbaijan have finished first in the overall medal table of the European Judo Open Men held in Oberwart, Austria. Azerbaijani judokas won five medals, including two golds. The gold medals came from Mehman Sadigov (60kg) and Orkhan Safarov ...

IWF oversees anti-doping education seminars in suspended Member Federations

19.02.2018 [20:15]
The latest anti-doping education seminar has concluded in Azerbaijan as the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) continues to oversee anti-doping education seminars in its nine suspended Member Federations (MFs) and support them bring about cultural change ...

Baku hosts 26th Trampoline Gymnastics European Championship draw ceremony

19.02.2018 [19:26]
A draw ceremony of the 26thEuropean Championships in Trampoline, Tumbling and Double Mini-trampoline, which will be hosted in Baku for the first time, was held at the office of Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation (AGF), according to the AGF’s website ...

Synergy Baku`s Pozdnyakov wins Grand Prix Alanya

19.02.2018 [19:19]
Kirill Pozdnyakov has won the first victory of the Synergy Baku Cycling Project at the UCI 1.2 Men Elite Cycling Race Grand Prix Alanya in Turkey. Pozdnyakov also claimed 40 ranking points ...

Azerbaijan’s Mammadyarov to compete at Mikhail Tal Memorial 2018

19.02.2018 [18:54]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov will contest medals at the Mikhail Tal Memorial 2018 to be held in Moscow, Russia from March 2-5 ...

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir break short dance world record

19.02.2018 [18:09]
Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir made an ideal start in their bid to add another Olympic medal to the four they already possess by breaking their own ice dance short programme world record on Monday, according to olympic.org ...

Azerbaijani athlete captures bronze at international tournament in Turkey

19.02.2018 [17:18]
Azerbaijani female athlete Zakiyya Hasanova has grabbed a bronze medal at an international tournament in Istanbul, Turkey. She secured the medal in the 60m sprint event with a time of 7.45 seconds ...