Galatasaray end 20-year curse, beat Fenerbahce 3-1 away

24.02.2020 [15:31]
Galatasaray beat Fenerbahce 3-1 Sunday in an eventful match in the Turkish Super League, ending a more than two-decade-long drought in derby victories at their archrivals' stadium, according to Anadolu Agency. Fenerbahce managed to evade Galatasaray's strong start ...

Azerbaijani twin sisters win silver and bronze medals in first international appearance

24.02.2020 [12:12]
Azerbaijani twin sisters Asmar and Sofia Seyidovas have claimed silver and bronze medals at the Gracia Fair Cup 2020 international gymnastics tournament in Budapest, Hungary. In their first international appearance ...

Pirelli reveals compound choices for 2020 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

22.02.2020 [16:12]
Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has revealed its compound choices for 2020 Azerbaijan Grand Prix which will be held on June 5-7. Pirelli will make the (C2) white hard, (C3) yellow medium and (C4) red soft tyres available to teams ...

Azerbaijani Paralympic powerlifter takes world gold

21.02.2020 [20:12]
Azerbaijan`s Parvin Mammadov has won a gold medal at Manchester 2020 Road to Tokyo Para Powerlifting World Cup. He secured the medal in the 49kg weight class. ...

Baku to host European Sumo Championships

21.02.2020 [19:00]
The European Sumo Championships will be held in Baku, Azerbaijan, on April 16-20. The championships will bring together sumo wrestlers from 25 countries ...

Mattel celebrates Tokyo 2020 with first Olympic Games toy collection

20.02.2020 [15:33]
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Mattel have announced the launch of their first product collection across Mattel brands to celebrate the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The collection features a variety of unique products across Barbie, Hot ...

Azerbaijani chess player wins 18th Caspian Cup 2020

20.02.2020 [14:18]
Azerbaijani international grandmaster Misratdin Iskandarov has become the winner of the 18th Caspian Cup International Chess Festival (Group A) held in Rasht, Iran. He scored 8 points after 9 rounds. ...

Azerbaijani triple jumper qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

20.02.2020 [09:18]
Azerbaijan`s triple jumper Nazim Babayev has won silver at an international tournament in Lievin, France, booking a spot in the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games. Babayev, a European champion, secured the medal with a jump ...

F1 considers two-day Chinese GP option in November

19.02.2020 [20:14]
A two-day Chinese Grand Prix – slotted between the Brazilian and Abu Dhabi Grands Prix in November – has emerged as one option to get the event back on the calendar this year, Motorsport.com has learned. ...

Junior Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at Warsaw European Open 2020

19.02.2020 [19:10]
Junior Azerbaijani judokas will compete at the Warsaw European Open 2020 to be held in the Polish capital from February 29 to March 1. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 11 male and 7 female judo fighters. ...

Azerbaijani badminton player to compete at Uganda International 2020

19.02.2020 [17:28]
Azerbaijani badminton player Edi Reski Dvichayo will contest medals at the 2020 Uganda International Championships to be held in the city of Kampala on February 20-23. The tournament will bring together 143 badminton players. ...

Azerbaijani chess players vying for medals at Aeroflot Open in Moscow

19.02.2020 [14:51]
Azerbaijani chess players are competing at the Aeroflot Open 2020 tournament in Moscow, Russia. Azerbaijan`s Rauf Mammadov, Vasif Durarbayli, Vugar Asadli, Aydin Suleymanli and Abdulla Gadimbayli will test their strength ...

Lionel Messi and Lewis Hamilton share Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award

18.02.2020 [15:33]
Lionel Messi and Lewis Hamilton shared the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award on Monday night, according to Daily Mail Online. The pair pipped Tiger Woods, Rafael Nadal, Marc Marquez and Eliud Kipchoge for the honour. Messi and Hamilton tied for first place in voting by the former sports greats who make up the members ...

Azerbaijan`s female triple jumper grabs bronze at Istanbul Cup

17.02.2020 [17:35]
Azerbaijan`s female triple jumper Yekaterina Sariyeva has won a bronze medal at the Istanbul Cup. She secured the medal with a jump of 13.26m ...

Junior Azerbaijani savate fighters bring home 10 medals from Tbilisi

17.02.2020 [16:02]
Junior Azerbaijani savate fighters have claimed a clutch of ten medals, including eight golds at an international tournament held in Tbilisi, Georgia. The golds were clinched by Aziz Azizli (46kg), Elvin Gurbanov (48kg), Omar Rahimov (50kg), Hasan Hasanzade (53kg), Tural ...

Rafael Aghayev wins Karate 1 - Premier League Dubai

17.02.2020 [09:05]
Azerbaijani fighter Rafael Aghayev has won the Karate 1 - Premier League in Dubai. He claimed the title after defeating Italy`s Luigi Busa in the 75kg final. ...

Azerbaijani female fighter grabs bronze at Karate 1 Premier League in Dubai

16.02.2020 [17:29]
Azerbaijan`s Irina Zaretska has claimed bronze in the women`s 68kg event at the Karate 1 Premier League in Dubai, the UAE. She secured the medal after a win over Alizée Agier of France. ...

Colombian ambassador hails Azerbaijani government`s attention to sport

16.02.2020 [16:53]
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Colombia Luís Antonio Dimaté Cárdenas has commended the government of Azerbaijan for its attention to the development of sport. He was among the audience at the 2020 FIG World Cup ...