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/ ...

AZERBAIJAN TEAM TO ATTEND INT’L VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT

23.03.2004 [20:53]
International volleyball tournament for Cup of the first President of Russian Federation Boris Yeltsin will be held in Sverdlovsk oblast, April 18-26, AzerTAj correspondent learnt from press-service of Azerbaijan Volleyball ...

UEFA CUP CHANGES

23.03.2004 [17:31]
The “visual image” of the UEFA CUP was decided to change at the sitting of the UEFA executive committee taken place in Dublin.
It became obvious that the tournament cannot ...

“GUNAY” HOLDS COMPETITION ON NOVRUZ BAYRAM

23.03.2004 [17:31]
A tournament “Novruz-2004” organized by the equestrian sport club “Gunay” took place at the Baku State Racetrack. The tournament to celebrate the holiday of spring was attended by 7 athletes ...

MEHMAN AZIZOV WINS LICENSE TOURNAMENT

23.03.2004 [17:28]
The Olympic “Seri A” Judo tournament took place in Rotterdam March 21-22. Azerbaijan was represented by three athletes – Zaur Pashayev /73 kg/, Elkhan Rajabov /81 kg/, Mehman Azizov ...

GEORGIY HAJI AT HELM OF GALATASARAY

23.03.2004 [14:25]
Famous Roumanian footballer Georgiy Haji has reportedly taken over as technical director of FC “Galatasaray”. As it is known, Fatih Terim has recently resigned from his post. There are still ...

AZERBAIJANI GYMNAST ATTENDS INTERNATIONAL CALISTHENICS TOURNAMENT

22.03.2004 [17:01]
Azerbaijan sportswoman Anna Gurbanova attends the international calisthenics tournament in Athens.
Main aim is preparation for the World Cup to be held in Baku, in April and European Championship in ...

SAUDI ARABIA INVITED AZERBAIJAN SPORTSMEN FOR UPCOMING SPORTS DAY

22.03.2004 [14:33]
On March 19, Ambassador of Saudi Arabia to Azerbaijan Ali Hasan Jafar visited National Olympic Committee of Azerbaijan Republic and presented invitation for participation at the upcoming first sports day ...

BAKU READY TO ACCEPT STRONGEST WRESTLERS OF THE WORLD

19.03.2004 [20:39]
The strongest fighters - "free-wrestlers" will gather in Baku to play the World Cup on free-style wrestling, which will start on April 2, at the Sports - Concert Complex after ...

ATHENS GAMES BREAK RECORDS

19.03.2004 [19:01]
2004 Olympiad break records 147 days prior to its start by gathering 202 countries-participators against 199 in 2000. Until now, all Olympic committees recognized by International Olympic Committee have confirmed ...

MEETING ON FOOTBALL DEVELOPMENT TAKES PLACE AT “KHAZAR” UNIVERSITY

19.03.2004 [18:59]
President of the Football Federation of Turkey Haluk Ulusoy has delivered a lecture entitled “Turkish football – yesterday, today and tomorrow” at the conference taken place in the concert salon ...

AFFA PRESIDENT TO VISIT TURKEY

18.03.2004 [21:28]
Head of the Football Federation of Turkey Haluk Ulusoy invited President of Azerbaijan Federation of Football Associations Ramiz Mirzoyev to visit Turkey. According to Haluk Ulusoy, the Football Federation of ...

AZERBAIJAN TO TAKE WORTHY PLACE IN WORLD FOOTBALL

18.03.2004 [21:27]
A meeting between AFFA executive committee members and president of the Football Federation of Turkey Haluk Ulusoy took place on March 18 at the Azerbaijan Federation of Football Associations /AFFA/. ...

NATIONAL TEAM WINS ONCE MORE OLYMPIC LICENSE

16.03.2004 [13:02]
The national team of Azerbaijan represented by 4 athletes – Rovshan Bayramov /55 kg/, Vitaliy Rahimov /60 kg/, Khvicha Bichinashvili /84 kg/, Elnur Gazimammadov /96 kg/ has participated in the ...

JOSEF BLATTER INVITES AFFA PRESIDENT TO FIFA

15.03.2004 [21:51]
FIFA President Josef Blatter has sent a letter to President of Azerbaijan Football Federations Association Ramiz Mirzayev to invite him to visit FIFA Headquarters in Zurich in June-July 2004 to ...

CHESS TOURNAMENT IN NAGORNO-KARABAKH TO HAVE NO INTERNATIONAL STATUS

12.03.2004 [18:28]
Chess tournament taking place in Nagorno-Karabakh will have no international status, president of chess federation of Azerbaijan Aynur Sofiyeva told a press conference at the Ministry of Youth, Sports and ...

OLYMPIC LICENSE JUDO TOURNAMENT LAUNCHES IN PRAGUE

10.03.2004 [20:04]
An Olympic “Seri A” License Tournament starts in Prague on March 13. Azerbaijan will be represented by three athletes – Zaur Pashayev /73 kg/, Elkhan Rajabov /81 kg/, Mehman Azizov ...