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 ...

FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup finals kick off in Baku

30.04.2017 [15:57]
Finals of the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup have started in Baku. Competitions are being held at the National Gymnastics Arena. On this day, winners will be determined by individual performances in exercises with a hoop, ball, clubs and ribbon ...

Fourth Vugar Gashimov Memorial underway in Shamkir

30.04.2017 [15:40]
The final tournament of the fourth Vugar Gashimov Memorial is underway in Shamkir. Shakhriyar Mammadyarov played with fire and lost today to an excellently prepared Radoslaw Wojtaszek in Round 8 of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in Shamkir ...

Yayla Kilic: I am so happy with my victory

30.04.2017 [12:35]
I am so happy that became the first, said Turkish citizen Yayla Kilic, who is the winner of the Baku Marathon 2017 among women, held at the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation under the slogan “Win the wind” ...

Turkish Uzeyir Soylemez becomes second of Baku Marathon 2017 among men

30.04.2017 [12:34]
Turkish citizen Uzeyir Soylemez became second and Russian citizen Vladimir Demyanov became third at Baku Marathon 2017 among men. The Baku Marathon 2017, organized at the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, was held ...

Turkish citizen becomes winner of Baku Marathon 2017

30.04.2017 [12:07]
Turkish citizen Veysi Aslan, 30, has become the winner of the Baku Marathon 2017, held at the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation under the slogan “Win the wind”. The Baku Marathon 2017, organized at the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation-initiated Baku Marathon 2017 starts

30.04.2017 [10:25]
Baku Marathon-2017, initiated by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, has kicked at Flag Square. Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva and Arzu Aliyeva is attending the marathon held under the slogan “Win the wind ...

Baku 2017: Sports draw held for gymnastics

29.04.2017 [21:34]
Competitions on three types of gymnastics - rhythmic gymnastics, women's and men's artistic gymnastics - will be held within the Islamic Solidarity Games. At the sports draw held on April 27 at the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation General Secretary ...

Baku 2017 to feature “Victory Days”

29.04.2017 [18:56]
Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee will organize the “Victory Days” to honor Azerbaijani athletes, who will win medals at the Baku 2017 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. A press conference on the “Victory Days” project will be held in the National ...