Journey from the Caspian reaches Guba

02.05.2017 [19:13]
Baku 2017 national journey that started at the shore of Caspian sea came to Guba yesterday. This tour will cover 15 regions of the country and bring the spirit of sporting celebration along with solidarity and joy to the people of Azerbaijan ...

The Black Eyed Peas & Nicole Scherzinger to perform back-to-back concerts at 2017 FORMULA 1 AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX

02.05.2017 [18:31]
Baku City Circuit (BCC) today announced that two of the world’s most iconic musical acts will perform two incredible back-to-back concerts at the 2017 FORMULA 1 AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX. On Saturday evening, June 24th, one of the defining voices ...

Azerbaijan men`s volleyball team beat Saudi Arabia 4-1

02.05.2017 [16:27]
The Azerbaijan men`s national volleyball team have defeated Saudi Arabia 4-1 as part of their training camp in Slovenia. Azerbaijan also beat local club Maribor 4-1 ...

Azerbaijani female wrestlers win five medals in Izmir tournament

02.05.2017 [15:24]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have claimed five medals, including two golds at the 20th international tournament among cadet girls commemorating Mahmut Atalay and Yasar Erkan held in Izmir, Turkey. ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters bring home eight medals from President's Cup in Athens

01.05.2017 [21:51]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have claimed a clutch of eight medals at the President's Cup 2017 held in Athens, Greece. Azerbaijani fighters won two gold, two silver and four bronze medals. ...

Ticket demand high for Baku 2017 as fans get behind team

01.05.2017 [21:47]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has today announced that tickets for all Azerbaijan’s group matches in the Baku 2017 football tournament have sold out. For those wanting to watch international football during the Games, there are still some tickets left other matches in the group ...

Turkish Saban Donat appointed head coach of Azerbaijan Greco-Roman wrestling team

01.05.2017 [20:54]
Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation announced that Turkish Saban Donat has become a new head coach of the Greco-Roman team. Saban Donat will succeed Akif Aliyev ...

Azerbaijan football team name squad for Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

01.05.2017 [20:25]
The Azerbaijan national under-23 football team have named a squad for the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games to be held from May 12 to 22. The squad includes 23 footballers ...

Azerbaijani grandmaster to compete in Tashkent Open

01.05.2017 [20:13]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Vugar Rasulov will contest medals in the Tashkent Open–Memorial of Georgy Agzamov from May 2-10. The money prize of the Swiss system tournament is $20,000. The tournament will bring together 66 chess players from 13 countries. ...

Azerbaijan table tennis team announce squad for Baku 2017

01.05.2017 [20:07]
he Azerbaijan table tennis team have named a squad for the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games to be held from May 12-22. The men`s squad includes Vazir Allahverdiyev, Yu Xinhang, Yang Xinyu and Wang Chenxi ...

Azerbaijan`s Mammadyarov wins Shamkir Chess Tournament

01.05.2017 [18:47]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov has become the winner of the fourth Shamkir Chess Tournament commemorating the late grandmaster Vugar Hashimov ...

Journey from Caspian reached Gusar

01.05.2017 [17:03]
National journey Baku 2017 started at the Caspian came to Gusar. This tour will cover 15 regions of Azerbaijan and bring sport feast atmosphere along with solidarity and joy feeling to the nation. With regard to this remarkable occasion, a special event was held at waterfall ...

FIFA official Sheikh Ahmad resigning amid bribery claims

01.05.2017 [16:11]
Under pressure from allegations in an American federal court that he bribed FIFA voters, Asian Olympic leader Sheikh Ahmad Al Fahad Al Sabah of Kuwait resigned from his soccer roles on Sunday, according to AP ...

FIG President receives honorary doctorate from Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Culture and Sport

01.05.2017 [15:09]
President of the International Gymnastics Federation Morinari Watanabe has received an honorary doctorate from Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Culture and Sport. Rector of the university Fuad Hajiyev hailed Watanabe`s ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation-initiated Baku Marathon 2017 wrapped up VIDEO

30.04.2017 [19:07]
Baku Marathon-2017, initiated by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, has wrapped up. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva attended the marathon held under the slogan “Win ...

Winners of Baku Marathon 2017 awarded 

30.04.2017 [16:01]
A ceremony to award the winners of the Baku Marathon-2017, initiated by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation has been held. Turkish citizen Veysi Aslan became first in men`s categories, while in women categories Turkish Yayla Kilic grabbed the top position of the Baku Marathon-2017 ...