Egypt to host 27th Men’s Handball World Championship’s matches without fans

14.01.2021 [15:12]
The higher committee of the 27th Men’s Handball World Championship on Sunday has ruled to host the championship’s matches without any fan attendance due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to Egypt Independent. Egypt will host the championship on January 13-31 with participation of 32 teams for the first time ...

Two Azerbaijani judokas take silver medals at Doha Masters 2021

14.01.2021 [14:06]
Two Azerbaijani judokas have clinched silver medals at the Doha Masters 2021 in Qatar. The medals came from Zelym Kotsoiev in the -100kg weight class and female fighter Iryna Kindzerska in the +78kg weight category ...

Besiktas into quarterfinals in Turkish Cup

14.01.2021 [10:53]
A header by Cyle Larin's in minute 85 sent Besiktas to the quarterfinals of the Ziraat Turkish Cup on Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. After a scoreless first half, the Black Eagles managed a 1-0 victory against Caykur Rizespor with Larin's goal ...

Australian FI Grand Prix in Melbourne postponed until November because of coronavirus

13.01.2021 [14:30]
The Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix has been postponed until November, with race organisers saying the coronavirus pandemic meant "it is not feasible" to hold the race in March, according to ABC News ...

European Sambo Cup in Romania postponed amid COVID-19 concerns

13.01.2021 [13:18]
The European Sambo Cup in Romania has been postponed amid COVID-19 concerns. Junior men's and women's competition had been scheduled for between January 22 and 25 in Bucharest ...

Galatasaray qualify for quarterfinals in Turkish Cup

13.01.2021 [10:20]
Galatasaray advanced to the Ziraat Turkish Cup quarterfinals late Tuesday, eliminating Yeni Malatyaspor 7-6 on penalties, according to Anadolu Agency. Neither team was able to break the deadlock in the 90th minute at Yeni Malatya Stadium ...

Fenerbahce defeat BB Erzurumspor to claim 2nd place

12.01.2021 [10:57]
Fenerbahce beat Buyuksehir Belediye Erzurumspor 3-0 on Monday to jump to the second spot in the Turkish Super Lig, according to Anadolu Agency. Mert Hakan Yandas scored the opening goal just before half time, while Dimitris Pelkas ...

Kazuyoshi Miura signs new Yokohama contract ahead of 54th birthday

11.01.2021 [18:38]
The oldest goalscorer in Japanese football, the veteran striker has signed a new deal with his club that will allow him to play after his next birthday. Record-breaking Japanese star Kazuyoshi ...

Sevilla FC manager signs contract extension until 2024

11.01.2021 [17:05]
Sevilla FC and Julen Lopetegui have reached an agreement to extend the Basque manager's contract by two seasons, which ties him to the club until 30th June 2024, according to the club’s official website. Julen Lopetegui arrived at Sevilla FC in the summer of 2019 as the focal point of Ramón Rodríguez Verdejo ...

Chinese GP promoter seeking 2021 F1 race postponement

11.01.2021 [13:10]
The Chinese Grand Prix is set to become the second Formula 1 race to be postponed in 2021 as the promoter seeks a date change until later in the year, according to Motorsport ...

Hatayspor end Besiktas' 5-match winning run

11.01.2021 [10:30]
Besiktas had a 2-2 draw with Atakas Hatayspor in a Sunday Turkish Super Lig match as the Istanbul club's five-match winning streak ended, according to Anadolu Agency. The Black Eagles previously beat Buyuksehir Belediye Erzurumspor ...

AC Milan bounce back to beat Torino and stay top of Serie A

10.01.2021 [12:58]
AC Milan's midweek loss to Juventus was firmly put behind them on Saturday as they recovered to beat Torino 2-0 and open up a four-point lead at the top of Serie A, according to MARCA. Rafael Leao and Franck Kessie got themselves on the scoresheet for Stefano Pioli's side. ...

Fenerbahce beat Crvena Zvezda to get 8th EuroLeague win

08.01.2021 [12:24]
Fenerbahce Beko defeated Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 73-71 Thursday to secure their eighth EuroLeague victory, according to Anadolu Agency. Lorenzo Brown hit the game winner as he played with 13 points at Belgrade's Aleksandar Nikolic Hall ...

Konyaspor stun Galatasaray 4-3 in Super Lig

06.01.2021 [11:12]
Turkish Super Lig title contenders Galatasaray suffered a shocking 4-3 defeat Tuesday to Ittifak Holding Konyaspor, according to Anadolu Agency. Konyaspor at home scored the opening goal near the end of the first half when Erdon Daci put the ball into the net with a left ...

Tottenham’s Son Heung-min named Best Footballer in Asia with record vote

05.01.2021 [15:18]
South Korea captain Son Heung-min has been named the Best Footballer in Asia for 2020 it was announced on Monday, romping to a fourth consecutive crown, according to South China Morning Post. The forward, who plays for English Premier ...

Azerbaijan remain 26th in FIVB Senior World Ranking - Women

05.01.2021 [13:00]
The Azerbaijan women's national volleyball team still sit 26th with 127 points in the FIVB Senior World Ranking. China top the ranking with 391 points followed by the US with 382 points and Brazil with 328 points ...

Ronaldo becomes second highest goal scorer of all-time

05.01.2021 [11:38]
Cristiano Ronaldo surpassed Pele with his 758th goal to become the second-highest goal scorer ever as Juventus defeat Udinese 4-1 on Sunday, according to Anadolu Agency. Portuguese superstar Ronaldo scored the opener ...

Azerbaijani Rajabov beats Armenian Aronian to claim Airthings Masters title

04.01.2021 [13:04]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Teymur Rajabov has clinched the Airthings Masters title after defeating Armenian Levon Aronian 4.5-2.5 in the final. Teymur Rajabov won $60,000 and qualified for the tour final in ...