Azerbaijan jump two spots in latest FIFA World Ranking

06.04.2017 [18:07]
The Azerbaijan national football team have climbed two spots in the latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. Azerbaijan now rank 87th with 386 points. Brazil top the ranking, followed by Argentina and Germany. ...

Azerbaijan simplifies visa procedures for final round of 2017 CEV Volleyball European Championship

05.04.2017 [20:10]
President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order simplifying visa procedures for foreigners and stateless persons traveling to Azerbaijan in connection with the Final Round of the 2017 CEV Volleyball European Championship – Women. Under the presidential order ...

Baku 2017 tree-planting campaign took place

04.04.2017 [18:50]
On April 4, Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) conducted tree-planting campaign within "Successful Future" project as a part of the Development Program of Volunteers implemented in partnership with BP. ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers to battle for medals in Bulgaria

04.04.2017 [18:41]
Aprelin 8-dən 9-dək Bolqarıstanın Ruse şəhərində güləş üzrə böyüklər arasında Dan Kolov və Nikola Petrovun xatirəsinə həsr olunan beynəlxalq turnir keçiriləcək. AZƏRTAC xəbər verir ki, 55-ci dəfə təşkil olunacaq turnirdə sərbəst, yunan-Roma və ...

Three stands to be installed for Formula1 Grand Prix of Azerbaijan VIDEO

04.04.2017 [18:08]
"Preparatory work for the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Azerbaijan is underway. From today, the installation of the Absheron, the Boulevard and the Caspian stands has started," said BCC Head of Marketing and Communications Department Nigar Arpadarai in ...

Azerbaijani judo fighters embark on training camp in Hungary

04.04.2017 [18:03]
Azerbaijani judo fighters are on a training camp in Tata, Hungary. The national squad includes Vugar Shirinli (66kg), Nijat Shikhalizade (66kg), Rustam Orujov (73 kg), Hidayat Heydarov (73 kg), Rufat Ismayılov (81 kg), Mammadali Mehdiyev ...

Azerbaijani chess players make successful start to Dubai Open 2017

04.04.2017 [16:33]
Eight Azerbaijani chess players have won their opening game in the 19th Dubai Open Tournament 2017. The nine-round tournament sees participation of 215 players, including 53 grandmasters ...

Azerbaijani U21 taekwondo fighters to vie for European medals

03.04.2017 [21:47]
Azerbaijani under-21 taekwondo fighters will compete in the European Championships to be held in Sofia, Bulgaria. The squad includes seven fighters. ...

Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Operations signs Nestle Azerbaijan as Official Supporter

03.04.2017 [19:01]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has announced that Nestle Azerbaijan will be the official supplier of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games to be held between 12-22 May in Baku. ...

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers rank 3rd in medal table of U23 Senior European Championships

03.04.2017 [18:45]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have finished third in the overall medal table of the U23 Senior European Championships held in Szombathely, Hungary ...

Azerbaijani chess players to compete in Dubai Open 2017

03.04.2017 [16:41]
Azerbaijani chess players will vie for medals at the 19th Dubai Open Tournament 2017 to be held on April 3-12. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on eight chess players ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers claim 3 golds at European championships

02.04.2017 [14:00]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have claimed four medals, including three golds and one bronze, at the U23 European championships in Szombathely, Hungary. The gold medals came from Murad Mammadov (59kg), Islambek Dadov ...

Synergy Baku to cycle in Grand Prix Adria Mobil in Slovenia

01.04.2017 [21:12]
The Synergy Baku Cycling Project will compete in Grand Prix Adria Mobil to be held in Slovenia on April 2. The Synergy Baku squad includes 8 cyclists. ...

Two Azerbaijani chess players to vie for medals in Macedonia

01.04.2017 [19:40]
Two Azerbaijani chess players Ulvi Sadikhov and Bahruz Rzayev will compete in Karpos Open 2017 to be held in Skopje, Macedonia. The tournament will bring together 215 chess players, including 25 grandmasters from 32 countries ...

Azerbaijan`s Velikhanov wins FIDE World Cup in Composing

01.04.2017 [14:27]
Azerbaijan`s Kanan Velikhanov has won FIDE World Cup in Composing for the second time. 65 chess players from 23 countries competed in the tournament ...

Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games presented at UNESCO

31.03.2017 [19:40]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has been presented in Paris within the Extraordinary Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport at UNESCO Headquarters ...

UEFA Nations League kicks off in September 2018

31.03.2017 [17:01]
The UEFA Nations League kicks off in September 2018, according to the official website of UEFA. The 55 participating teams are split for the inaugural edition into four leagues, A–B–C–D, according to their position in the UEFA ...

AFFA Secretary General attends FIFA workshop in Minsk

31.03.2017 [11:33]
Secretary General of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA) Elkhan Mammadov participates in FIFA seminar for General Secretaries of the national football associations and development managers in Minsk ...