• The Spanish Grand Prix has become the fifth race of the MotoGP season to be postponed because of coronavirus, BBC reports. The race in Jerez was intended to be the start of the MotoGP season following the cancellation of the original season opener in Qatar ...
  • The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has become the latest race of the 2020 season to be postponed, the organisers have announced, according to Formula 1 official website. Officials from the Baku City Circuit said on Monday: "The postponement was agreed upon after extensive discussions with ...
  • UEFA has announced the postponement of its flagship national team competition, UEFA EURO 2020, due to be played in June and July this year. The health of all those involved in the game is the priority, as well as to avoid placing any unnecessary pressure ...
  • The 2020 FIDE Candidates Tournament has officially opened in Yekaterinburg, Russia, according to the official FIDE website. The tournament brings together eight top world players competing to become the challenger to Magnus Carlsen at the FIDE World Chess Championship Match at the end of this year ...
  • The Olympic Flame lighting ceremony was held Thursday in Olympia, Greece, without spectators due to coronavirus concerns, according to Greek Reporter. The flame lighting ceremony, always held in the ancient Olympic site of Olympia, was attended by 100 accredited guests from ...

42 countries confirm participation in Baku Judo Grand Slam

08.03.2020 [18:21]
Forty-two countries have confirmed they will send their fighters to the Judo Grand Slam to be held in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku on May 8-9. The total number of the fighters that will contest medals at the tournament is now 157 ...

® Azercell congratulates all ladies in representation of female athletes

06.03.2020 [21:01]
“Azercell Telecom” LLC, as a proud partner of the National Olympic Committee and National Olympic Team of the Republic of Azerbaijan, congratulates all ladies on March 8 - International Women's Day in representation of female athletes ...

Five Azerbaijani gymnasts to compete in AGF Junior Trophy International Tournament

04.03.2020 [20:04]
Five Azerbaijani gymnasts will contest medals at the 1st AGF Junior Trophy International Tournament in Men`s Artistic Gymnastics to be held in Baku on March 7-8. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Ramin Damirov ...

Azerbaijan learn rivals for UEFA Nations League

04.03.2020 [17:21]
The Azerbaijan national football team have learned rivals for the 2020/21 UEFA Nations League as the draw was made in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Azerbaijan are pitted against Montenegro, Cyprus and Luxembourg in Group 1 of League C. ...

Turin and Eindhoven to stage UEFA Women's Champions League finals in 2022 and 2023 respectively

03.03.2020 [16:06]
Turin`s Juventus Stadium has been picked to host the 2022 UEFA Women`s Champions League final while Eindhoven`s PSV Stadium will be the venue in 2023, according to the official website of UEFA. The UEFA Executive Committee announced the decisions at its meeting ...

Australian Grand Prix to go ahead despite coronavirus concern, minister says

03.03.2020 [12:37]
The Australian Grand Prix will go ahead next month despite concerns that the spread of coronavirus may impact the start of the Formula One season, the Victorian government has said, according to the Guardian ...

Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation tops list of FIG`s meritorious federations

03.03.2020 [12:07]
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation (AGF) has been recognized as the best in the International Gymnastics Federation’s (FIG) rating list of the meritorious federations for the third time in a row. By successfully organizing a number of sporting events, AGF has strengthened ...

Coronavirus postpones Super Formula season-opener

02.03.2020 [16:35]
Super Formula's 2020 season-opening round at Suzuka has been postponed due to the coronavirus epidemic, it was announced on Monday, according to Autosport. Suzuka was due to host the first round of the 2020 campaign on April 5, with Super Formula sharing the bill with the All-Japan ...

Azerbaijani judo fighters win three medals at Warsaw European Open 2020

02.03.2020 [12:24]
Azerbaijani judo fighters have brought home three medals from the Warsaw European Open 2020 held in the Polish capital from February 29 to March 1. Rufat Ismayilov (90kg) and Shahin Gahramanov (+100kg) earned silver medals, while Yashar Najafov bagged bronze in the ...

Azerbaijan`s female triple jumper clinches silver at Istanbul tournament

01.03.2020 [13:10]
Azerbaijan`s female triple jumper Yekaterina Sariyeva has taken a silver medal at an international tournament held in Istanbul, Turkey. She secured the medal with a jump of 13.29m ...

Fenerbahce salvage point with Miha Zajc's late goal

01.03.2020 [12:07]
Fenerbahce salvaged a point over Antalyaspor with Miha Zajc's stoppage time equalizer in Saturday's Turkish Super Lig clash, according to Anadolu Agency. Vedat Muriqi scored a goal in the 35th minute to give Fenerbahce a 1-0 lead at the Antalya Stadium ...

Liverpool lose first Premier League game of the season, beaten 3-0 by Watford

01.03.2020 [11:41]
Watford took a giant leap toward EPL survival on Leap Year Day, beating the previously unbeaten Liverpool 3-0, CNN reports. The reigning European Champions had been undefeated in its first 27 league games, winning 26 and drawing just one and were just one ...

F1 teams changing travel plans for opening races due to Coronavirus

29.02.2020 [18:54]
Formula 1 teams have had to make changes to their travel arrangements for the opening races of 2020 due to concerns over the spread of the coronavirus, according to RaceFans. While the fourth round of the championship in China has ...

Azerbaijani fighter into final of Karate1 Premier League - Salzburg 2020

29.02.2020 [15:09]
Azerbaijani fighter Rafiz Hasanov has qualified for the final of the Karate1 Premier League - Salzburg 2020 in Austria. He will face Italian Luca Maresca in the gold-medal bout ...

® Azercell is proud partner of National Olympic Committee and National Olympic Team

29.02.2020 [15:03]
On February 28, the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Azercell have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation. As a company always supporting the development and promotion of Olympic projects, including sport and healthy lifestyle, “Azercell Telecom” LLC for the following two years ...

Azerbaijani chess player wins Aeroflot Open 2020

28.02.2020 [17:36]
Azerbaijani chess player Aydin Suleymanli has become the winner of the Aeroflot Open 2020 in Moscow. 14-year-old Suleymanli scored 6.5 points out of 9 in Open A tournament. Another Azerbaijani player Rauf Mammadov ranked 3rd ...