President Ilham Aliyev re-elected as president of Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee VIDEO

01.12.2016 [18:55]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has been reelected as president of the country’s National Olympic Committee (NOC). The decision was made at the 7th general meeting of the National Olympic Committee. At the event, NOC vice-president Chingiz Huseynzade highlighted the activities of the National Olympic Committee ...

No Le Mans clash for Azerbaijan's renamed race on new 2017 calendar

01.12.2016 [11:26]
The FIA has confirmed the final 2017 F1 calendar which will feature 20 races, one fewer than this year. The German Grand Prix, which was held at the Hockenheimring this year, will not take place in 2017. ...

Azerbaijan remain 10th in futsal world ranking

30.11.2016 [20:26]
The Azerbaijan national futsal team still sit 10th with 1435 points on the FIFA world ranking. Brazil top the ranking with 1916 points, followed by Spain and Russia with 1891 and 1758 points respectively ...

Four Azerbaijani chess players to compete at European Rapid and Blitz Championships 

30.11.2016 [19:47]
Four Azerbaijani chess players will compete at the European Rapid and Blitz Championships to be held in Estonia from December 15-18. Teymur Rajabov, Arkadij Naiditsch, Rauf Mamamdov and Ulvi Bajarani will vie for medals at the championships ...

Azerbaijani judo fighters embark on training camp in Georgia

30.11.2016 [16:11]
Azerbaijani judo fighters are on a training camp in Tbilisi, Georgia. The squad includes Olympic medalist Rustam Orujov, world champion Elkhan Mammadov, Orkhan Safarov, Nijat Shikhalizade and ...

AFFA Secretary General to attend UEFA meeting

29.11.2016 [17:56]
AFFA Secretary General Elkhan Mammadov will attend a meeting of the UEFA Management and Audit Committee. The event will be held in Nyon, Switzerland on November 29-30. ...

Gabriel Jesus helps Palmeiras clinch record ninth Brazilian title ahead of Manchester City move

28.11.2016 [19:12]
Future Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus has helped Palmeiras win its first Brazilian championship title in 22 years after a 1-0 home victory over Chapecoense on Sunday. ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers win 17 medals at Golden Gran Prix

28.11.2016 [17:56]
Azerbaijani wrestlers have claimed a clutch of 17 medals, including seven golds at the Golden Grand Prix international tournament commemorating Azerbaijan`s national leader Heydar Aliyev in Baku. ...

Russian billionaire Usmanov re-elected as fencing president

28.11.2016 [16:25]
Russian billionaire businessman Alisher Usmanov has been re-elected as president of the International Fencing Federation, according to AP. Usmanov was the only candidate at the congress in Moscow and starts a new four-year term as head of the federation ...

Araz Naxcivan thrash German Hamburg 5-1

28.11.2016 [16:12]
Azerbaijan`s Araz Naxcivan have destroyed German Hamburg 5-1 in their last match in UEFA Futsal Cup elite round in Zagreb. Araz lost to Croatian Nacional Zagreb 2-1 and Russian Yugra 4-0 in the group games. ...

Hoeness returns as Bayern president

26.11.2016 [22:03]
Uli Hoeness, the man who helped make Bayern Munich one of the world's most powerful clubs, was re-elected president of the Bavarian giants on Friday, according to AFP ...

German GP set to be dropped from 2017 F1 calendar

26.11.2016 [20:04]
The German GP looks set to be dropped from the final 2017 schedule when it is confirmed by the World Motor Sport Council on November 30, according to Motorsport. As previously reported, Bernie Ecclestone has made to clear that the Hockenheim promoter does not want to pay the fee that ...

Azerbaijan’s Aliyev wins gold at Golden Grand Prix

26.11.2016 [18:37]
Azerbaijani wrestler Hasan Aliyev (71kg) has today claimed a gold medal at the Golden Grand Prix international tournament. Aliyev defeated Hungarian Balint Korpa in the final ...

Red Bull and Tag Heuer extend engine deal

26.11.2016 [17:15]
Former world champions Red Bull will race with TAG Heuer-branded engines until at least the end of the 2018 Formula 1 season, both sides announced on Friday, according to Grand Prix 247 ...

Azerbaijani wrestler claims bronze at Golden Grand Prix

25.11.2016 [20:40]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Alyona Kolesnik has won a bronze medal of the Golden Grand Prix. Kolesnik defeated her teammate Shabnam Ahmadova in the 50kg weight class ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers win seven medals on first day of Golden Grand Prix

24.11.2016 [22:35]
Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers have grabbed a clutch of seven medals, including three golds on the first day of the Golden Grand Prix international tournament commemorating Azerbaijan`s national leader Heydar Aliyev in Baku Sport Complex ...

Baku hosts draw for Final Round of 2017 CEV Volleyball European Championship

24.11.2016 [22:09]
The Drawing of Lots for the Final Round of the 2017 CEV Volleyball European Championship – Women has today been held at the Heydar Aliyev Centre in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku. Azerbaijan and Georgia will be hosting a Volleyball competition of this ...

Final stage of Golden Grand Prix wrestling tournament officially opens in Baku

24.11.2016 [21:13]
An official opening ceremony of the final stage of the Golden Grand Prix international wrestling tournament commemorating Azerbaijan`s national leader Heydar Aliyev has today been held in Baku Sport Complex. Addressing the event, Azerbaijan`s Deputy Minister ...