Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at Abu Dhabi Grand Slam 2022

20.10.2022 [10:03]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at Abu Dhabi Grand Slam 2022 to be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on October 21-23. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 11 male and 2 female judokas. ...

Two Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers into final of U23 World Championships

19.10.2022 [14:40]
Two Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have progressed to the final of the U23 World Championships in Pontevedra, Spain. Nihat Mammadli and Gurban Gurbanov will battle for gold medals ...

Azerbaijan to face Moldova in friendly

19.10.2022 [14:35]
The Azerbaijan national football team will take on Moldova in a friendly. The match will be played at the Zimbru Stadium in Chisinau, Moldova at 20:00 Baku time, on November 16 ...

Azerbaijani female shooter wins bronze medal at ISSF World Championship in Egypt

19.10.2022 [12:31]
Azerbaijani female shooter Nigar Nasirova has claimed a bronze medal at the ISSF World Championship held in Cairo, Egypt. She secured the medal in the 50m Pistol event, using a 5.6 millimeters caliber pistol ...

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Guluzade claims silver at U23 World Championships

19.10.2022 [11:11]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Nihad Guluzade has claimed a silver medal at the U23 World Championships held in Pontevedra, Spain, after losing to Iranian Poya Dad Marz in the final. He sealed the medal in the 55kg weight category ...

Krakow-Małopolska 2023 adds second mascot

19.10.2022 [11:09]
The 2023 European Games has adopted a second mascot, "Sandra" the salamander, according to insidethegames.biz. "Krakusek", a dragon had won a competition last week to be picked as the Krakow-Małopolska 2023 mascot. The salamander design was a close second and has now been chosen to also be brought to life ...

Azerbaijan`s weightlifter claims three European golds

19.10.2022 [10:57]
Azerbaijan’s weightlifter Isa Rustamov has grabbed three gold medals at the 2022 European Junior & U23 Weightlifting Championships held in Durres, Albania on October 16-25. Rustamov secured the medal in the men’s 67kg event ...

WADA confirms International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness non-compliance

19.10.2022 [10:26]
The International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB) has been confirmed to be non-compliant with the World Anti-Doping Code, according to insidethegames.biz. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has cited non-conformities ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters to compete at Manchester 2022 World Grand-Prix

18.10.2022 [15:08]
Azerbaijani fighters will test their strength at the World Para Taekwondo and Taekwondo Grand-Prix to be held in Manchester, United Kingdom on October 20-23. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on five fighters ...

Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix garnered around 60 million total audience

18.10.2022 [14:41]
“Formula One Management” has released a report on the cumulative audience of the 2022 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. With the global audience of the F1 Baku race being close to 60 million, the number of viewers in many countries has increased significantly ...

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler into final of U23 World Championships

18.10.2022 [12:20]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Nihad Guluzade has progressed to the final of the U23 World Championships held in Pontevedra, Spain. He will face Iranian Poya Marz in the 55kg gold medal bout ...

Karim Benzema wins 2022 men’s Ballon d’Or

18.10.2022 [11:14]
France and Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema won the 2022 men’s Ballon d’Or on Monday, according to Anadolu Agency. Benzema, 34, took home the prestigious award after a scintillating 2021-22 season for both club and country ...

Ballon d'Or Feminin: Barcelona's Alexia Putellas becomes first woman to win award twice

18.10.2022 [11:05]
Barcelona midfielder Alexia Putellas has won the Ballon d'Or Feminin for a second successive year, becoming the first woman to win the award twice since it launched in 2018, according to ESPN. Putellas, 28, was named the best women's player in the world at the Monday gala in Paris ...

Karim Benzema in pole position to secure Ballon d'Or, Courtois and Gavi to claim Yashin and Kopa trophies

17.10.2022 [16:17]
Karim Benzema, Thibaut Courtois and Gavi are set to return from their trip to Paris with gold and, in the process, add some much-needed lustre to Spain's LaLiga Santander, according to MARCA. The Frenchman will win the Ballon d'Or, while his teammate Courtois is predicted to win the Yashin Trophy ...

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers to battle for medals at U23 World Championships in Spain

17.10.2022 [15:49]
Four Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers will join today the U23 World Championships to be held in Pontevedra, Spain on October 17-23. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Nihad Guluzada, Ziya Babashov, Lachin Valiyev and Sarkhan Mammadov ...

Qatar to host 2023 AFC Asian Cup

17.10.2022 [13:47]
The 2023 Asian Cup football tournament will be held in Qatar, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced after China withdrew earlier this year because of its “zero-COVID” policy, according to Aljazeera. The Asian Cup is held every four years. Qatar won the tournament’s last edition ...

Azerbaijani chess players make successful start to Romanian Grand Prix - Hunedoara 2022

17.10.2022 [12:22]
Azerbaijani chess players Misratdin Isgandarov and Ulvi Sadigov have claimed their first win scoring a point at the Romanian Grand Prix - Hunedoara 2022, held in Geoagiu Bai, Romania on October 16-23. The Swiss system tournament features nine rounds. The time control is 90 minutes for the first 40 moves followed ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters bring home seven medals from the Netherlands

17.10.2022 [12:02]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have claimed seven medals, including three golds at the Dutch Open Taekwondo Championships held in Eindhoven, the Netherlands on October 15-16. The gold medals came from Eltaj Gafarov, Taleh Suleymanov and female fighter ...