“OLYMPIC WORLD” NEWSPAPER CONDUCTS CHESS TOURNAMENT

06.04.2004 [18:38]
The National Olympic Committee and newspaper “Olympic world” have organized a chess tournament among media representatives for the newspaper’s prize. 22 chess players competed in the tournament.
Prior to the ...

AZERBAIJAN UNDER 20 CHESS PLAYERS RATED AS BEST

06.04.2004 [12:59]
In the April 1 rating list issued by FIDE, Azerbaijani chess players strengthened their positions. After successful performance at the Linares tournament Teymur Rajabov gained 14 points to 2670 and ...

SEMINAR FOR CHESS TRAINERS

06.04.2004 [12:59]
The latest successes of Azerbaijani chess players at the international tournaments enhanced the people’s interest in this kind of sports. It stimulates children to join chess schools. The main problem, ...

UEFA BOLSTERS LOCAL FOOTBALL

05.04.2004 [22:31]
On April 5, Minister of Youth, Sports and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev received UEFA delegation led by Marcel Benz, UEFA senior manager from the legal services and national associations unit.
Abulfaz ...

AZERBAIJAN SPORTSMEN WON ANOTHER 4 OLYMPIC LICENSES

05.04.2004 [16:24]
Azerbaijani sportsmen won another 4 Olympic licenses at the qualification boxing and judo tournaments.
Rovshan Huseynov / 60kg/ reached final at the International Boxing tournament held in Plovdiv, AzerTAj correspondent ...

AZERBAIJAN TEAM WON WORLD FREE-WRESTLING CUP

05.04.2004 [16:23]
World Free Wrestling Cup contests with the participation of six teams from Azerbaijan, Russia, Islamic Republic of Iran, Republic of South Africa, Cuba came to the end in sports-concert complex ...

BALTIC HOOP’S SILVER CLUBS

05.04.2004 [16:23]
Azerbaijani gymnast Anna Gurbanova successfully participated at the international tournament “Baltic hoop” in Riga and won silver medal in clubs exercises with 25,1 points. She took the fifth place
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WORLD CUP PARTICIPANTS REVERE MEMORY OF NATIONAL LEADER HEYDAR ALIYEV & SHAHIDS

03.04.2004 [21:41]
Participants of the freestyle wrestling World Cup which is about to start in Baku – athletes, referees, heads of International Amateur Wrestling Federation, European Wrestling Federation, federations of participating countries ...

RUSSIAN WRESTLERS BEAT CUBANS

03.04.2004 [16:42]
The Russian national team has successfully begun its fights at Baku World Free Style Wrestling Cup. The Russians competing in the group “B” /Russia, Iran, Cuba/ thrashed the Cuban team ...

WORLD FREE STYLE WRESTLING CUP LAUNCHES IN BAKU

03.04.2004 [16:40]
World Free Style Wrestling Cup started at the Baku Sports Complex named after Heydar Aliyev. Europe will be represented by Russia, Southern America - by Cuba, Northern America - by ...

PRESIDENT OF INT’L AMATEUR WRESTLING FEDERATION ARRIVED IN BAKU

02.04.2004 [22:38]
President of the International Amateur Wrestling Federation /FILA/Rafael Martinetti arrived in Baku. The main purpose of the visit is to attend the World Free Style Wrestling Cup to be started ...

WORLD’S BEST WRESTLERS ARRIVE IN BAKU

01.04.2004 [16:39]
Freestyle wrestling World Cup starts at Baku Sports and Concert Complex after Heydar Aliyev on April 3. According to the press-service of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Tourism, all ...

DINARA GIMATOVA WINS AZERBAIJAN CHAMPIONSHIP

31.03.2004 [20:06]
Winner of Olympic license Dinara Gimatova has become champion of Azerbaijan in all-rounds and separate exercises. 39 athletes were involved in the competition.
8 athletes competed in the finals – ...

ELCHIN ISMAYILOV VIRTUALLY SECURES OLYMPIC LICENSE

30.03.2004 [14:23]
An Olympic “Seri A” Judo tournament took place in Minsk, Byelorussia on March 27-28. Azerbaijan was represented by 9 athletes – Shumshad Bahramov and Tural Ibrahimov /60 kg/, Ramiz Gasimov ...

ANNA GURBANOVA PREPARES FOR WORLD CUP

29.03.2004 [14:40]
Azerbaijan sportswoman Anna Gurbanova prepares for Calisthenics World Cup to be held in Sports-Concert Complex after Heydar Aliyev, in Baku, on April 23-25.
She attended the international contest of Grand ...

39 ATHLETES TO ATTEND AZERBAIJAN CALISTHENICS CHAMP

27.03.2004 [22:09]
39 sportswomen will attend Azerbaijan Calisthenics Championship to be held in sports complex of National Olympic Committee, on March 28.
21 candidates to master of sports and 18 masters, ...

GRAND PRIX IN FRANCE

26.03.2004 [17:07]
Azerbaijani sportswoman Anna Gurbanova took the 16th place in pre-Olympics calisthenics test in Athens. She had managed to leave behind two Greece and one American gymnast. The tournament in Greece ...

BOXERS AND JUDOISTS TO FIGHT FOR OLYMPIC LICENSES

26.03.2004 [15:59]
“A” category Olympic boxing qualifying tournament starts in Warsaw on March 29. Azerbaijan will be represented here by four athletes: Fuad Aslanov (56 kg), Shahin Imranov (57 kg), Tofik Ahmadov ...

CHESS FEDERATION OF GEORGIA AND GRAND MASTER JOBAVA APOLOGIZE TO CHESS FEDERATION OF AZERBAIJAN

25.03.2004 [12:32]
As AzerTAj reported before, a chess tournament in memory of the ninth world champion T. Petrossian was conducted in the so-called “Nagorno-Karabakh Republic”.
After the Chess Federation of Azerbaijan /CFA/ ...