• The Spanish Grand Prix has become the fifth race of the MotoGP season to be postponed because of coronavirus, BBC reports. The race in Jerez was intended to be the start of the MotoGP season following the cancellation of the original season opener in Qatar ...
  • The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has become the latest race of the 2020 season to be postponed, the organisers have announced, according to Formula 1 official website. Officials from the Baku City Circuit said on Monday: "The postponement was agreed upon after extensive discussions with ...
  • UEFA has announced the postponement of its flagship national team competition, UEFA EURO 2020, due to be played in June and July this year. The health of all those involved in the game is the priority, as well as to avoid placing any unnecessary pressure ...
  • The 2020 FIDE Candidates Tournament has officially opened in Yekaterinburg, Russia, according to the official FIDE website. The tournament brings together eight top world players competing to become the challenger to Magnus Carlsen at the FIDE World Chess Championship Match at the end of this year ...
  • The Olympic Flame lighting ceremony was held Thursday in Olympia, Greece, without spectators due to coronavirus concerns, according to Greek Reporter. The flame lighting ceremony, always held in the ancient Olympic site of Olympia, was attended by 100 accredited guests from ...

Azerbaijan’s Zaretska competes at Karate 1-Series A Santiago

11.01.2020 [13:04]
Azerbaijani fighter Irina Zaretska is vying for medals at the Karate 1-Series A Santiago in the capital of Chile. She is in action in the women’s kumite 68kg category ...

International Olympic Committee: 289 boxers to compete at 2020 Olympics in Tokyo

11.01.2020 [11:50]
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Friday the final number of male and female boxers allowed to take part in the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, according to TASS. The organization of the boxing tournament in Tokyo is managed ...

Tottenham striker Harry Kane out until April with hamstring injury

10.01.2020 [19:15]
Tottenham have confirmed Harry Kane will be sidelined until April and will undergo surgery to repair a ruptured tendon in his left hamstring, according to Sky Sports. "Following ongoing assessment by our medical staff over the past ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends Lausanne 2020 opening ceremony

10.01.2020 [18:03]
An Azerbaijani delegation has attended an opening ceremony of the 3rd Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in the Swiss city of Lausanne. The Azerbaijani delegation includes Vice-President of the National Olympic Committee ...

2022 Youth Olympic Games dates and program finalized

10.01.2020 [15:24]
The 2022 Youth Olympic Games dates have been finalized with Dakar, Senegal, hosting the fourth edition of the event and a new twist on an historic sport. The event will be staged October 22—November 9, 2022, after receiving approval from the ...

Atletico Madrid beat Barcelona to set up Supercopa derby with Madrid

10.01.2020 [11:41]
Atletico Madrid battled back to beat Barcelona 3-2 in the semifinals of the Spanish Supercopa in Saudi Arabia on Thursday night in a wildly entertaining match that featured five second-half goals, according to ESPN. Both teams fielded full-strength sides for the chance to play Real Madrid ...

Tokyo Olympics: Athletes' village boasts accessibility, scenic view

09.01.2020 [19:15]
Details of the waterfront athletes' village for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games were revealed Thursday, with organizers emphasizing its accessibility and ease of use for para-athletes, according to Kyodo News ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers to vie for medals at Yasar Dogu tournament in Istanbul

09.01.2020 [14:39]
Azerbaijani wresters will test their strength at the 48th Yasar Dogu freestyle & women`s tournament to be held in Istanbul from January 10-12. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 18 freestyle and 8 female wrestlers ...

Australian NBA Players commit $750,000 to bushfires in Australia

08.01.2020 [16:23]
In support for their country and the brave individuals standing on the frontlines of the bushfires in the region, nine Australian NBA Players have partnered with the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) Foundation and the ...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s statue in Malmo completely destroyed

07.01.2020 [15:08]
A bronze statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic in his native Malmo was demolished and completely destroyed, and the vandals who did this on Sunday put a Swedish national team scarf around his neck ...

Ronaldo scores hat trick as Juventus thrash Cagliari

07.01.2020 [14:21]
Cristiano Ronaldo scored a second-half hat-trick to lead Serie A champions Juventus to a 4-0 win at home to Cagliari on Monday, taking his tally to eight goals in his last five league games, according to ESPN. Inter Milan forward Romelu Lukaku scored twice, the first from a run ...

Luis Suarez named LaLiga Santander player of the month for December

06.01.2020 [19:57]
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has been chosen as LaLiga Santander's Player of the Month for December, a prize that the league distributes after every month during the season, according to Marca. The 32-year-old rediscovered his best form prior to the winter break, playing a key role in Barcelona's ...

Azerbaijani karate fighters win 21 medals at International Bosphorus Cup

06.01.2020 [19:27]
Azerbaijani karate fighters have brought home 21 medals, including five golds from the International Bosphorus Cup held in Istanbul, Turkey. Azerbaijan ranked 2nd in the overall medal table of the tournament. ...

Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at Tel Aviv Grand Prix 2020

06.01.2020 [16:25]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at Tel Aviv Grand Prix 2020 in Israel, from January 23-25. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 16 judokas. The tournament will bring together 671 judo fighters from 95 countries ...

Leicester city keeper Kasper Schmeichel beats Spurs star Christian Eriksen to award

06.01.2020 [13:13]
Leicester City goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel has won the Danish Footballer of the Year award, according to Leicestershire Live. Schmeichel has won the award for the third time, taking him to within one of the record ...

Barcelona drop points with 2-2 La Liga draw with Espanyol

05.01.2020 [14:12]
Barcelona slipped to a shock 2-2 draw with rivals Espanyol in the Derbi Barceloní, leaving the Catalan giants level on points with Real Madrid at the top of La Liga. Barca fell behind after 23 minutes, when David Lopez flicked home a dangerous in-swinging free-kick beyond goalkeeper Neto ...

Gabriel Jesus scores twice as Manchester City beat Everton 2-1

02.01.2020 [12:40]
A second-half Gabriel Jesus double gave Manchester City a 2-1 victory over Everton at the Etihad on New Year's Day, according to Sky Sports. VAR ruled out Phil Foden's early strike for an offside on Riyad Mahrez in the build-up, before Mahrez himself ...

Ski Mountaineering joins Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne 2020

28.12.2019 [19:10]
Ski mountaineering will be tested for the very first time as an Olympic discipline during the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympics to be held in Lausanne, Switzerland on January 10-19. There will be three skimo events at Lausanne 2020 – individual ...

Bernard Arnault awaiting response after tabling €975m offer to buy AC Milan

28.12.2019 [13:50]
Louis Vuitton owner Bernard Arnault is awaiting a response from Elliott Management after making an offer to buy AC Milan, a report claims, according to Sempremilan Lawyer Antonello Martinez recently stated that he has a copy of a document which proves Arnault wants to buy Milan ...