Arsenal defeat West Ham United 3-1 at Emirates
Arsenal beat West Ham United 3-1 on Monday to remain atop the English Premier League in week 17 of the English Premier League, according to Anadolu Agency. West Ham United took the lead in the 27th minute thanks to Said Benrahma's penalty kick on the Boxing Day ...
Azerbaijani chess players competing at FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Championships in Kazakhstan
Azerbaijani chess players are testing their strength at the FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Championships, held in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Azerbaijan`s hopes are pinned on Shahriyar Mammadyarov, Rauf Mammadov, Vugar Asadli ...
Türkiye to host U17 World Wrestling Championships in 2023
The U17 World Wrestling Championships will be held in Istanbul, Türkiye on July 31-August 6, 2023. According to the United World Wrestling (UWW), the 2023 edition of the World Wrestling Championships among Seniors will return to Belgrade, Serbia ...
Azerbaijan`s MMA fighter beats Brazilian Jefferson Oliveira
Azerbaijani MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) fighter Ali Guliyev has defeated Brazilian Jefferson Oliveira at the BRAVE CF 68 tournament held in Dusseldorf, Germany. Guliyev secured the victory in the 66kg weight class. ...
Matheus Cunha to Wolves: Atletico Madrid forward completes initial loan deal to Molineux
Atletico Madrid and Brazil forward Matheus Cunha has completed an initial loan move to Wolves, according to Sky Sports. The deal includes an obligation to buy at the end of the season for a fee that could rise to £35m ...
Uzbek Abdusattorov wins Vugar Gashimov Memorial 2022
After grabbing sole lead both in Rapid and Blitz sections, Uzbek grandmaster Nodirbek Abdusattorov has become the winner of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial 2022 with 25.5 points. Azerbaijani grandmasters Rauf Mammadov and Shahriyar Mammadyarov shared 2nd-3rd places with 20.5 points ...
Decision on Russia’s possible UEFA withdrawal expected on Dec. 27 — RFU chief Dyukov
A final decision regarding Russian Football Union’s (RFU) possible withdrawal from Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) in order to join the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) would be voiced on December 27, RFU President Alexander Dyukov said on Friday, according to TASS ...
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation marks 20th anniversary of its re-establishment
An event celebrating the 20th anniversary of re-establishment of the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation (AGF) has been held in Baku. First, the event participants watched a video dedicated to the 20th anniversary of AGF’s re-establishment ...
Manchester City wins goal duel against Liverpool in English League Cup
Manchester City won a goal duel against Liverpool on Thursday, beating them 3-2 in an English League Cup (Carabao Cup) Round of 16 match, Anadolu Agency reports. Norwegian star Erling Haaland drew first blood for ...
Three-time Olympic weightlifting champion Lyu of China tests positive for doping
Three-time Olympic weightlifting champion Lyu Xiaojun of China has tested positive in a doping case, the International Testing Agency said Thursday, according to AP. The ITA said Lyu tested positive for EPO, an endurance boosting hormone banned in sports ...
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022; bright chapter in Doha's efforts to promote tolerance, coexistence culture
The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, whose games ended last Sunday, represented an opportunity to celebrate cultural diversity and promote tolerance and coexistence between cultures and peoples, according to the Union of OIC News Agencies (UNA) ...
FIFA investigating Turkish chef Nusret's World Cup final pitch access
FIFA is investigating famous Turkish chef Nusret Gokce's access to the pitch after the 2022 FIFA World Cup final, British media reported on Thursday, according to Anadolu Agency. A spokesperson for FIFA told Sky Sports that FIFA is investigating ...
Azerbaijani judokas claim three medals at Jerusalem Masters 2022
Azerbaijani judokas have won three medals at the Jerusalem Masters 2022 held in Israel. Saeid Mollaei bagged a silver medal for Azerbaijan, while Balabay Aghayev and Zelym Kotsoiev took bronzes of the tournament ...
Azerbaijani boxers bring home 12 medals from Kazakhstan
Azerbaijani fighters have captured 12 medals, including five golds, at the international boxing tournament held in Karaganda, Kazakhstan. The gold medals came from Hasan Malikov, Masud Yusifzade, Mirsharif Kazimzade, Murad Allahverdiyev and Mahammad Abdullayev ...
Seven Azerbaijani boxers reach final of international tournament in Kazakhstan
Seven Azerbaijani fighters have progressed to the final of the international boxing tournament held in Karaganda, Kazakhstan. Hasan Malikov, Masud Yusifzade, Nabi Isgandarov, Rashid Hasanov, Mirsharif Kazimzade, Murad Allahverdiyev and Mahammad Abdullayev will battle for gold medals ...
Uzbek Abdusattorov wins Vugar Gashimov Memorial rapid section
Uzbek grandmaster Nodirbek Abdusattorov, who had grabbed the lead early on, has won the Rapid section of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial 2022 after securing a win and two draws in R7-9. After nine rounds Abdusattorov earned 14 points ...
Azerbaijani judoka grabs bronze at Jerusalem Masters 2022
Azerbaijani judoka Balabay Aghayev has won a bronze medal at the Jerusalem Masters 2022 held in Israel. He sealed the medal after defeating his teammate Turan Bayramov in the 60kg final ...
Messi's photo with World Cup trophy most-liked Instagram post in history
Lionel Messi's 2022 FIFA World Cup victory photo has received the most likes of any image posted on Instagram, Anadolu Agency reports. On Tuesday, Messi's post, titled "CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD!!!!!!!," got over 60 million likes on the social media platform since it was posted on Sunday and beat an egg photo ...
Coman, Tchouameni targeted by racist abuse after France's World Cup final defeat
Following France's 2022 FIFA World Cup final defeat to Argentina on Sunday, national team players Kingsley Coman and Aurelien Tchouameni have been targeted by abuse, according to Anadolu Agency. Attacker Coman and midfielder Tchouameni both made missteps in the final ...