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 ...

Azerbaijan`s Heydarov claims European judo crown

21.04.2017 [20:31]
Azerbaijani judo fighter Hidayet Heydarov (73kg) has won a gold medal at the European Championships in Warsaw, Poland. Another Azerbaijani fighter Rustam Orujov (73kg) scooped a bronze medal of the tournament. ...

Baku 2017 Spectator Information Centre goes live in build up to the Games

21.04.2017 [20:00]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has today unveiled the Baku 2017 Spector Information Centre. This service, which can be accessed by dialing 2017, is free of charge to use, and will provide comprehensive information about all aspects of the Games, ...

Baku 2017 promotional film releases

21.04.2017 [18:16]
With just three weeks to go until the opening ceremony the Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) have released an inspiring short promotional film that will be broadcast in over 50 countries, across four continents, in the lead up ...

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva chaired final meeting of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee

21.04.2017 [17:54]
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has chaired the final meeting of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee. Chairperson of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva addressed the meeting ...

Baku Metro to operate free for volunteers at Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

21.04.2017 [16:01]
In connection with Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, Baku Metro will operate free for volunteers. According to Spokesman Nasimi Pashayev, Baku Metro will work free for volunteers and persons who have official ...

Azerbaijani sambo wrestler wins bronze at European championship

21.04.2017 [13:41]
Young Azerbaijani sambo wrestler Abdulla Abdullayev (65kg) has claimed a bronze medal on the second day of the European championship in Prague, the Czech Republic. This is the third bronze medal grabbed by Azerbaijan at the championship ...

Azerbaijani basketball players to start their Baku 2017 campaign against Turkey

21.04.2017 [13:40]
The Azerbaijani national men’s 3x3 basketball team will begin Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games campaign against Turkey in Group A on May 18. Azerbaijan will also face Turkmenistan and Saudi Arabia ...

Shamkir Chess 2017 opens

21.04.2017 [12:08]
Shamkir Chess 2017 tournament commemorating the late Azerbaijani international grandmaster Vugar Hashimov has opened in Shamkir, Azerbaijan. Addressing the opening ceremony, head of Shamkir District Executive Authority Alimpasha ...

Azerbaijani judo fighters grab two bronze medals at European Championships

20.04.2017 [22:05]
Azerbaijani judo fighters have won two bronze medals on the first day of the European Championships in Warsaw, Poland. The medals came from Orkhan Safarov and Nijat Shikhalizade in the 60kg and 66kg weight categories respectively. ...

Young Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers win two medals on first day of European Championship

20.04.2017 [21:13]
Young Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers have grabbed two bronze medals on the first day of the European Championship in Prague, the Czech Republic. The medals came from Yashar Najafov (60kg) and Emin Huseynov (62kg). ...

Journey from the Caspian in Ganja

20.04.2017 [19:49]
The next stop of the journey from the Caspian of Baku2017 4th Islamic Solidarity Games was Ganja. The first event was held yesterday morning in Goygol on occasion of this remarkable day. Goygol is one of the most beautiful lakes in Azerbaijan. The lake is located at the foothills ...

Azerbaijani footballers to kick off their Baku 2017 campaign against Cameron

20.04.2017 [19:42]
The Azerbaijan national under-23 football team will start their Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games campaign against Cameroon on May 8. Azerbaijan will face Saudi Arabia on May 11 and Morocco on May 15. ...