Turkey stunned by loss to Hungary in Nations League
Turkey lost to Hungary 1-0 at home Thursday in a UEFA Nations League group match, according to Anadolu Agency. Hungarian midfielder Dominik Szoboszlai broke the deadlock in the 80th minute with a vicious free-kick ...
24 Azerbaijani players to compete in European Online Youth Individual and Team Chess Championship 2020
Azerbaijani players will contest medals in the European Online Youth Individual and Team Chess Championship in four age categories: U12, U14, U16 and U18 (open and girls separately) on September 18-20 ...
250 doctors and nurses to attend Italian GP as spectators
Ferrari has revealed that 250 doctors and nurses who played a role on the frontline in the fight against COVID-19 will attend this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza, according to Motorsport. Since the delayed start to the 2020 Formula 1 season in Austria at the start of July, all F1 races have been run ...
3 Paris Saint-Germain players test positive for coronavirus
Three Paris Saint-Germain players have tested positive for the coronavirus, the French club said Wednesday, according to AP. PSG did not name the players but sports daily L’Équipe reported that Neymar is among ...
English referees to control Azerbaijan vs Luxembourg match
English referee Chris Kavanagh will take charge of the match between Azerbaijan and Luxembourg in the UEFA Nations League group stage. Kavanagh will be assisted by his fellow countrymen Daniel Richard Cook and Sian Massey, while fourth official ...
Cycling worlds moved to Imola after Swiss host backs out
This month’s road cycling world championships were moved to Imola, Italy, on Wednesday after Swiss host Aigle-Martigny backed out because of a government ruling limiting mass gatherings amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to AP. The revised event from Sept ...
Turkey hopes for permanent spot on F1 calendar after 2020 race
Turkey hopes to secure a permanent place on the Formula One calendar after it stages its first event in nearly a decade later this year, albeit at half-capacity due to the coronavirus pandemic, the operator of Istanbul Park circuit said on Tuesday, according to ...
Olympique Marseille snap up Japanese defender Nagatomo
French football club Olympique Marseille on Monday snapped up Japanese defender Yuto Nagatomo, according to Anadolu Agency. Marseille announced their new signing in a Twitter video showing the French side unwrapping a pack of new player cards, with ...
PSG say two players have tested positive for the coronavirus
Two Paris St Germain players have tested positive for COVID-19 and gone into quarantine, the club announced on Monday without revealing their identity, according to Reuters. But French media said Argentine internationals Angel Di Maria and Leandro Paredes ...
Tokyo Olympic flame on display at Japan Olympic Museum
The Tokyo Olympic flame, which had been kept in a secret place since the Games was postponed, has been put on display at the Japan Olympic Museum on Monday, according to Xinhua. A simple ceremony was held by Tokyo 2020 organizers and the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) to mark the opening of the public display ...
Mikel Oyarzabal to miss Nations League games after positive COVID-19 test
Mikel Oyarzabal has tested positive for coronavirus, according to Marca. The Real Sociedad captain confirmed his diagnosis in a post on social media in which he said he was self-isolating at home ...
Neftchi to face Galatasaray in UEFA Europa League
Azerbaijan`s football club Neftchi Baku will take on Turkish giant Galatasaray in the UEFA Europa League 2nd qualifying round. The draw for the Europa League second qualifying round was made in the UEFA headquarters in Switzerland. The match will be held in Baku on September ...
FC Qarabag learn rival for UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round
Azerbaijan’s football club Qarabag have learned their rival for the third qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League as the draw ceremony was held in Nyon, Switzerland. FC Qarabag will take on Norway`s Molde FK ...
Lewandowski is Germany’s footballer of the Year 2020
One week after completing the treble, Bayern frontman Robert Lewandowski has been given the great honor of being chosen as ‘Footballer of the Year’ in Germany, according to the club’s official website. The 32-year-old striker received 276 votes in the poll carried out by sports ...
Progress of karate amid coronavirus pandemic discussed in second round of meetings with national federations
The second round of meetings with national federations has been held as World Karate Federation (WKT) President Antonio Espinós met via videoconference with representatives of national organisations from European countries. The first gathering had representatives from nearly 30 European national federations ...
European Weightlifting Championship in Moscow postponed until 2021
The 2020 European Weightlifting Championship in Moscow has been moved to 2021, First Vice President of the European Weightlifting Federation (EWF) Sergei Syrtsov told TASS on Friday. The International Weightlifting Federation announced in March that the tournament, which was initially scheduled ...
Neftchi Baku reach UEFA Europa League 2nd qualifying round
Azerbaijan`s Neftchi Baku have progressed to the second qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League after beating North Macedonian KF Shkupi 2-1 in Baku. Neftchi Baku`s goals came from ...
Azerbaijan’s Qarabag qualify for UEFA Champions League third qualifying round
Azerbaijani FC Qarabag have advanced to the UEFA Champions League third qualifying round after defeating Moldovan Sheriff 2-1 in Baku. Qarabag’s first goal came from Uros Matic in the 22nd minute from the penalty spot. Mahir Emreli scored Qarabag`s second goal in the 63rd minute. ...