Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers grab 5 medals in Dagestan

19.12.2016 [20:31]
Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers have brought home five medals, including a gold from an international tournament held in Kaspiysk, Dagestan. The gold medal came from Hajimurad Hajiyev in the 63kg weight category ...

Azerbaijan`s Aghayev wins The3rdteam's Rising Referee Star Award 2016

19.12.2016 [19:23]
Azerbaijan`s Aliyar Aghayev has won The3rdteam's Rising Referee Star Award 2016. English Elite Referee Mark Clattenburg has been elected as The3rdTeam's European Referee of the Year 2016 followed by Polish risen star Szymon Marciniak ...

Azerbaijani grandmaster wins silver medal at European Blitz Championships

19.12.2016 [18:52]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Rauf Mammadov has claimed a silver medal at the European Blitz Championships held in Tallinn, Estonia. Russian Dmitry Andreikin became the winner of the tournament ...

Azerbaijani female chess players competing in Sharjah Cup

19.12.2016 [17:59]
Azerbaijani female grandmasters Turan Asgerova and Khayala Abdulla are competing in the 7th Sharjah Cup in the United Arab Emirates. The tournament brings together 40 female players, including 5 grandmasters ...

Three Azerbaijani boxers win world cup of oil countries

19.12.2016 [17:39]
Azerbaijani Masud Yusifzade (52 kg), Parviz Baghirov (69 kg) and Teymur Mammadov (91 kg) have become the winners of the world cup of boxing oil countries in memory of the hero of socıalıst labor Farman Salmanov held in Nizhnevartovsk, Russia ...

Azerbaijani grandmaster competing in London Chess Classic

17.12.2016 [18:28]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Eltaj Safarli is competing in London Chess Classic. The Super Rapidplay is a 10-round FIDE rated open tournament with no grading sections; instead all players play in the same ...

Liechtensteiner referee to control Telekom Baku vs Chemik Police match

17.12.2016 [17:32]
Liechtensteiner referee Philippe Schurmann will be in charge of a match between Azerbaijan`s Telekom Baku and Polish Chemik Police in 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Women. Schurmann will be assisted by Romanian Paul Catalin Szabo-Alexi. ...

Rauf Mamedov wins bronze medal at European Blitz Championship

17.12.2016 [13:05]
Azerbaijani Grandmaster Rauf Mamedov has won the bronze medal at European Blitz Champion. The 2016 European Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship was held in Tallinn, Estonia ...

Azerrail Baku delight home crowd with victory over Tauron MKS

16.12.2016 [20:28]
Azerrail Baku started their adventure in the 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League – Women on Thursday with a home match against Poland’s Tauron MKS Dabrowa Gornicza and a 3-1 victory (25-21, 15-25, 25-22, 28-26) to delight their passionate fans in attendance ...

Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers to compete in Dagestan tournament

16.12.2016 [17:00]
Junior Azerbaijani wrestlers will battle for medals at an international tournament to be held in Kaspiysk, Dagestan. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 19 wrestlers ...

Bilbao counting down to EURO 2020

16.12.2016 [16:19]
"A city that breathes football" was the fitting description given to Bilbao at the unveiling of its UEFA EURO 2020 host city logo on Thursday, according to the official website of UEFA. UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin was present in Bilbao, located in the Basque region of Spain ...

Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers win 2 medals at World Championship among students

16.12.2016 [12:27]
Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers Heydar Hashimov at 62kg and Kamran Asgarov at 68kg have won the silver medals at the World Championships among students in Nicosia, Cyprus ...

12,500 candidates apply for working as volunteer at Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

15.12.2016 [21:40]
“Although registration for Baku 2017 Volunteer Program launched almost two months ago, 12,500 candidates applied for working as a volunteer at Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games. This number has exceeded all expectations and expressed our young people’s enthusiasm for representing their country ...

Jayne Pearce: We are delighted to be working with AZERTAC as the national media partner of Baku 2017 Islamic Games VIDEO

15.12.2016 [21:04]
Director of Press Operations at Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) Jayne Pearce has stressed the importance of Azerbaijan State News Agency`s (AZERTAC) becoming the Official News Agency of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, ...

Synergy Baku Cycling Project fourth in UCI Ranking

15.12.2016 [19:43]
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has released its latest world ranking of teams, where Synergy Baku Cycling Project rank fourth. The ranking features 176 teams from 54 countries. ...

Azerbaijani sambo wrestler claims world crown

15.12.2016 [19:00]
Azerbaijani Hajali Gasimov (42kg) has become the winner of the World Cadets Sambo Championships 2016 in Limassol, Cyprus. He secured the gold medal thanks to a victory over Armenian rival in the final. ...

Azerbaijani triathlete remains 17th in ITU world rankings

15.12.2016 [16:40]
Azerbaijani athlete Rostislav Pevtsov retained his 17th position in the world rankings of the International Triathlon Union (ITU). He now has 3209.77 points. Spanish Mario Mola tops the rankings with 7014.70 ...

AZERTAC becomes Official News Agency of Baku 2017 Islamic Games VIDEO

15.12.2016 [15:43]
Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) and Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) have signed a partnership agreement under which AZERTAC becomes the Official News Agency of the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, which will take place from 12 to 22 May, 2017 ...