Junior Azerbaijani karate fighter crowned European champion

08.02.2020 [15:49]
Azerbaijani karate fighter Farid Savadov has won a gold medal at the EKF Junior & Cadet and U21 European Championships in Budapest, Hungary. He secured the medal in the 57kg weight class ...

Baku to host first AGF Men's Artistic Gymnastics Junior Trophy International Tournament

08.02.2020 [12:40]
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation will organize the 1st AGF Men's Artistic Gymnastics Junior Trophy International Tournament n Baku on March 7-8, 2020. Junior gymnasts born in 2003-2006 will compete at the tournament, which is a test event for the Men`s ...

Azerbaijani female wrestlers to vie for European medals in Rome

07.02.2020 [19:57]
Azerbaijani female wrestlers will compete at the European Championships to be held in Rome, Italy on February 10-16. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on eight wrestlers ...

Azerbaijani pencak silat fighters to vie for medals at Martial Arts World Games 2020 in US

07.02.2020 [14:39]
Azerbaijani pencak silat fighters will test their strength at the 44th Arnold Battle of Columbus Martial Arts World Games 2020 to be held in the US on March 6-8. Along with pencak silat, the tournament will also feature competitions in judo, taekwondo, karate, sambo, wushu ...

Organizers of Tokyo 2020 set up working group to fight against coronavirus

07.02.2020 [14:13]
The 2020 Summer Olympics Organizing Committee in Tokyo decided to create a working group to deal with the spread of coronavirus and its potential negative impact on the upcoming Games. This was announced on Thursday by the Japanese organizing committee. ...

China GP off as Shanghai bans 'all sports events'

06.02.2020 [15:24]
China`s grand prix in April looks set to be scrapped completely. At least 560 people have now died of the coronavirus, whose epicenter is the city of Wuhan which is about 800 kilometers from ...

Azerbaijani judokas to battle for medals at Dusseldorf Grand Slam 2020

04.02.2020 [19:09]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at Dusseldorf Grand Slam 2020 to be held in Germany on February 21-23. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 18 judo fighters. The Dusseldorf Grand Slam 2020 will bring together about 900 judokas from 122 countries ...

Azerbaijan`s GM Mammadyarov 10th in URS ratings

04.02.2020 [18:17]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov ranks 10th with 2762 points in the latest edition of the Universal Rating System (URS) ratings. Another Azerbaijani grandmaster Teymur Rajabov is listed 12th ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters claim three golds at Turkish Open 2020

04.02.2020 [17:01]
Azerbaijani fighters have taken three gold medals at the Turkish Open - World Taekwondo - G-1 tournament held in Istanbul, Turkey. The golds were clinched by Javad Aghayev (68kg), Milad Beigi Harchegani (80kg) and female fighter Farida Azizova ...

Azerbaijani pencak silat team to compete at international tournament in Kazakhstan

04.02.2020 [14:57]
Azerbaijani fighters will vie for medals at an international Pencak Silat tournament to be held in Kazakhstan from February 7-9. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 8 fighters ...

Azerbaijani karate fighters to compete at EKF Junior & Cadet and U21 European Championships in Hungary

03.02.2020 [17:12]
Azerbaijani karate fighters will contest medals at the EKF Junior & Cadet and U21 European Championships to be held in Budapest, Hungary from February 7-9. Azerbaijan’s hopes will be pinned on 30 karate fighters ...

Azerbaijani chess players to compete at Aeroflot Open 2020 in Moscow

03.02.2020 [15:41]
Azerbaijani chess players will test their strength at the Aeroflot Open 2020 tournament to be held in Moscow, Russia from February 17-27. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Rauf Mammadov, Vasif Durarbayli and Aydin Suleymanli ...

Novak Djokovic wins eighth Australian Open Crown

03.02.2020 [15:09]
Novak Djokovic captured a record-extending eighth Australian Open title on Sunday to guarantee his return to No. 1 in the FedEx ATP Rankings. The Serbian star fought back to beat fifth-seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 over three hours ...

Azerbaijan`s Mariya Stadnik retains leadership in UWW rankings

01.02.2020 [17:12]
The United World Wrestling has released its latest rankings of women wrestlers, where Azerbaijan`s Mariya Stadnik ranks 1st in the 60kg weight category. Other Azerbaijani female wrestlers Elis Manolova (65kg) and Tatyana Omelchenko ...

Azerbaijani female fencer to compete at Designated Junior World Cup in Germany

31.01.2020 [16:48]
Azerbaijani fencer Aysel Ahadova will vie for medals at the 2020 Designated Junior World Cup to be held in Dormagen, Germany, on February 1. The tournament will bring together 291 athletes from 27 countries ...

AZERTAC receives Zirve Awards in “Media Agency of the Year” category

31.01.2020 [15:51]
The Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) has been honored with "Zirve Awards" in the nomination "Media Agency of the Year" at the presentation of the traditional “Zirve Awards” by “Zirve” International Sport Clubs. The event was attended by notable Azerbaijani sports figures, as well as world, European and Olympic ...

FIA monitoring coronavirus situation ahead of Formula 1 and Formula E races in China

31.01.2020 [15:41]
The Sanya ePrix and Chinese Grand Prix are at risk of being cancelled as the coronavirus outbreak grows in China, according to Motor Sport Magazine. The FIA said that “any action required” would be taken to protect the safety of the community and public against ...

Azerbaijani judokas to vie for medals at Fuengirola Cadet European Cup 2020

30.01.2020 [14:41]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at Fuengirola Cadet European Cup 2020 to be held in Spain on February 15-16. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 25 judo fighters. ...