Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers to contest medals in Izmir

25.04.2017 [16:32]
Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers will compete in an international tournament to be held in Izmir, Turkey from April 28-30. Azerbaijan’s squad includes 10 wrestlers ...

Baku 2017 signs agreement with Kapital Bank

25.04.2017 [16:20]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has signed another Official Partnership Agreement - this time with Kapital Bank - shortly ahead of the Games. Kapital Bank will provide retail banking services during the Games ...

Azerbaijani U17 footballers to compete in UEFA Development Tournament

25.04.2017 [13:39]
Azerbaijan`s under-17 national football team will compete in UEFA Development Tournament in Podgorica. The Azerbaijani footballers will clash with Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Kazakhstan on April 25, 27 and 29 respectively ...

Azerbaijani wrestler wins bronze in Kazakhstan

25.04.2017 [13:39]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Azad Aliyev (66kg) has claimed a bronze medal at an international tournament in Kazakhstan. Azerbaijan`s squad at the tournament included three wrestlers ...

Journey from the Caspian in Mingachevir

24.04.2017 [19:21]
The Journey from the Caspian taking place nationwide in the lead up to Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games arrived at Mingachevir after Shamkir. The event started with the token water from the Kur river in Mingachevir ...

Foreign Ministry: Some foreign media publish biased articles on Azerbaijan ahead of Baku 2017 Games

24.04.2017 [19:16]
"Some foreign media outlets have been publishing biased articles on Azerbaijan on the eve of Baku 2017 4th Islamic Solidarity Games," said spokesperson of Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hikmat Hajiyev in an exclusive interview with AZERTAC ...

Mass workout in Baku

24.04.2017 [17:51]
Yesterday, on the Boulevard the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games organised a mass workout together with volunteers, Celebrity Ambassador Haji Nuran and Mascots Inje and Jasur. Event started with a mass workout by spreading “healthy lifestyle” message ...

Baku 2017 hosts second cycling contest

24.04.2017 [17:48]
As known, a cycling contest held on April 9 was on the spotlight. On April 23, 2017 the second cycling contest arranged by Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) was held among Baku-2017 volunteers. As the first cycling contest attracted large attention, shortly after that it was decided to hold the second ...

Azerbaijani sumo wrestlers win three bronze medals at European Championship

23.04.2017 [14:50]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have grabbed three bronze medals on the first day of the European Sumo Championship in Tbilisi, Georgia. The medals came from Maharram Eyvazov (60kg), Jamal Feyziyev (+115kg) and ...

Azerbaijani female handball players to start Baku 2017 campaign against Uzbekistan

23.04.2017 [11:32]
The Azerbaijan women’s national handball team will kick off their Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games campaign against Uzbekistan on May 9. Azerbaijan will face Cameron on May 10, Ivory Coast on May 11 and Turkey on May 13. ...

Azerbaijani judo fighter crowned European champion

22.04.2017 [21:19]
Azerbaijan`s Elkhan Mammadov has claimed gold in the men`s 100kg weight category at the European Judo Championships in Warsaw, Poland. Azerbaijan ranked second in the overall table with two gold and three bronze medals ...

Azerbaijani U18 volleyball players win Spring Cup in Tbilisi

22.04.2017 [19:28]
The Azerbaijan national men`s under-18 volleyball team have become the winner of the Spring Cup held in Tbilisi, Georgia. The Azerbaijani volleyball players defeated Georgia 3-2 and Tbilisi team 3-1. ...

Journey from the Caspian in Shamkir

22.04.2017 [19:18]
The Baku 2017 Journey from the Caspian reached Shamkir yesterday. This tour that will include 15 regions of Azerbaijan will bring the spirit of a celebration of sports, as well as the feelings of solidarity and joy to the people. Yesterday morning an event was held near Shamkir’s water reservoir. Shamkirchay ...

Azerbaijani U17 female footballers rank second in UEFA Development Tournament

22.04.2017 [12:50]
The Azerbaijan national women’s under-17 football team have ranked second in the UEFA Development Tournament held in Podgorica, Montenegro. The female footballers finished second thanks to a victory over ...

FIDE President visits Vugar Hashimov Chess Academy

22.04.2017 [12:07]
President of World Chess Federation (FIDE) Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has visited the Vugar Hashimov Chess Academy in Baku. The late Azerbaijani grandmaster Vugar Hashimov`s father Gasim Hashimov highlighted the activity of the academy ...

FIFA President congratulates FC Qarabag

21.04.2017 [22:34]
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has sent a letter to President of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA) Rovnag Abdullayev. In his letter, Gianni Infantino congratulated Qarabag football club on winning the Azerbaijan Premier League, and wished the club success ...

Tarkan announced as opening night headliner at 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

21.04.2017 [21:24]
Baku City Circuit today announced one of Turkey’s biggest global music stars, Tarkan, as the headliner on the opening night of the second Grand Prix weekend to take place in Baku this June 23rd-25th. On Friday evening, June 23rd, one of the region’s most successful ...