Turkish wrestler: Azerbaijan is capable to host any international sporting event

07.03.2017 [20:44]
“I was in Baku at a couple of championships, but Baku 2015 European Games has a special place in my memories. I became a bronze medalist of these Games. During the Games I truly discovered this astonishing city, the capital of our brotherly country. I think Azerbaijan is capable to host any international sporting ...

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers to compete in Istanbul

07.03.2017 [17:43]
Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers will vie for medals at the International 45th Yasar Dogu Tournament to be held in Istanbul, Turkey on March 10-12. The team includes Mahir Amiraslanov (57kg), Aghahuseyn Mustafayev (65kg), Ibrahim Usubov (86kg) and Aslanbek Albarov ...

Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation among FIG`s meritorious federations

06.03.2017 [22:33]
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation has been included in the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) rating list of the meritorious federations. The high appreciation of the national federation’s activity confirmed its reputation in the international arena once again ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers earn three medals in Istanbul

06.03.2017 [21:22]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have grabbed three medals at an international tournament commemorating Vehbi Emre and Hamit Kaplan in Istanbul. Islam Abbasov won a silver medal in the 85kg weight category. Murad Mammadov and Hasan Aliyev claimed the bronze medals ...

Young Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers win two medals in Yakutsk

06.03.2017 [20:35]
Young Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers have grabbed two medals at an international tournament commemorating Olympic champion Roman Dmitriev held in Yakutsk, the Sakha Republic. Askhab Hamzatov (96kg) claimed a silver, while Abubakr Abakarov ...

AFFA Secretary General meets President of Croatian Football Federation

06.03.2017 [18:47]
Secretary General of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA) Elkhan Mammadov has met with President of the Football Federation of Croatia Davor Suker. The sides discussed cooperation between AFFA and the Croatian Football Federation ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers claim five medals on second day of Kiev tournament

06.03.2017 [18:14]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have won five medals, including two golds on the second day of the 21st outstanding Ukrainian wrestlers and coaches memorial in Kiev. The gold medals came from Ahmadnabi Gvarzatilov and Hajimurad Mahammadsaidov ...

Azerbaijani judo fighters bring home nine European medals

06.03.2017 [17:47]
Junior Azerbaijani judo fighters have grabbed nine medals, including four golds at the European Cup held in Antalya. The gold medals came from Jafar Akbarli (90kg), Ali Asgarli (50 kg), Amrah Salimli (55 kg) and Knyaz Mahmudlu (66 kg) ...

Azerbaijani karate fighter wins gold in Turkey

06.03.2017 [17:44]
Azerbaijani karate fighter Niyazi Aliyev (67kg) has claimed a gold medal at the 30th International Bosphorous Tournament held in Istanbul, Turkey. The tournament brought together 1394 fighters from 23 countries ...

Azerbaijan Futnet Association established 

04.03.2017 [22:06]
Futnet Association has been established in Azerbaijan. Vugar Jalilov was appointed president of the association, while Samir Mammadov and Rufat Husyenov its first and second vice-presidents respectively. Afgan Hamzayev was elected Secretary General of the organization ...

Daniil Kvyat: Baku track is absolutely different than others

04.03.2017 [20:26]
Formula 1 driver of Toro Rosso Daniil Kvyat shared his impressions with the Baku City Circuit. AZERTAC presents the interview ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers win four medals on first day of Kiev international tournament

04.03.2017 [11:56]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have claimed four medals, including one gold on the first day of an international tournament in Kiev. The only gold medal came from Tatyana Omelchenko in the women`s 60kg weight category ...

Pirelli planning new wet F1 tyres for China

03.03.2017 [22:42]
Pirelli is hoping to evaluate revised wet compounds in time for the Chinese Grand Prix after admitting that the ones tested at Barcelona were not ideal, according to motorsport.com. Formula 1's official tyre supplier had been tasked with improving the characteristics ...

Azerbaijani female footballers beat UAE 3-2 in friendly

03.03.2017 [16:08]
The Azerbaijan women's national football team have defeated the United Arab Emirates 3-2 in a friendly as part of their training camp in Dubai. Azerbaijan`s goals came from Aysun Aliyeva, Nigar Jalili and ...

Azerbaijan to celebrate 25th anniversary of National Olympic Committee

03.03.2017 [15:31]
President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the celebration of the 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan`s National Olympic Committee. Under the order, the Cabinet of Minister is instructed to develop a plan of action on the celebration ...

Milla continues historical relationship with sport events in Azerbaijan, signing as Official Supporter of Baku 2017

03.03.2017 [10:40]
Baku 2017 has announced that local company Milla has become an Official Supporter of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Milla becomes the first Official Supporter from Baku 2015 to prolong their relationship with the Organizing committee bringing experience to a major sports event taking ...