Seven Azerbaijani freestyle wrestlers in Top 10 of World Rankings

05.01.2017 [16:50]
The United World Wrestling has released its latest rankings for freestyle event, where seven Azerbaijani wrestlers are in Top 10 in their categories. Toghrul Asgarov (65kg) and Khetag Gazyumov (97kg) rank second in their categories ...

FC Qarabag to face Albanian Skenderbeu

05.01.2017 [12:20]
Azerbaijan’s football club Qarabag will play a friendly match against Albania’s Skenderbeu on January 15. The game will take place as part of Qarabag`s training camp in Antalya, Turkey. ...

Liechtenstein`s Schurmann to referee Telekom Baku vs Chemik Police match

03.01.2017 [11:45]
Liechtensteiner referee Philippe Schurmann will control 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. ...

Azerbaijan win bronze at Novotel Volleyball Cup 

02.01.2017 [12:17]
Azerbaijani men`s national volleyball team have won bronze at Novotel Cup 2017 tournament in Luxembourg. Azerbaijan beat Iceland 3-1 in the first game, and then lost 2-3 to Luxembourg and Germany. Hosts Luxemburg won gold with 7 points ...

Azerbaijani President: Year 2016 brought us great sporting success

02.01.2017 [11:44]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has said the year 2016 brought his country great sporting success. “Our athletes made a historic achievement in the Rio Olympic Games. By winning 18 medals, Azerbaijan proved yet again that it is a sporting nation ...

Azerbaijani volleyball players win opener at Novotel Cup 2017

31.12.2016 [15:39]
Azerbaijani men`s national volleyball team have beaten Iceland 3-1 in the first game in Novotel Cup 2017 tournament in Luxembourg. Azerbaijan will next face hosts Luxembourg. ...

Neftchi Baku sign Zdenek Folprecht on loan from Slovan Liberec

30.12.2016 [17:20]
Azerbaijan’s football club Neftchi Baku have confirmed they have agreed to sign Czech right midfielder Zdenek Folprecht on a six-month loan from Slovan Liberec. The 25-year-old footballer joined FC Slovan Liberec in June 2015 ...

Azerbaijani volleyball referee to control VakıfBank Istanbul vs Dresdner SC match

30.12.2016 [13:03]
Azerbaijani volleyball referee Eldar Aliyev has been appointed to be in charge of a match between Turkish VakıfBank Istanbul and German Dresdner SC in 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Women ...

Azerbaijan remain 10th in futsal world ranking

28.12.2016 [17:36]
The Azerbaijan national futsal team still sit 10th with 1435 points on the FIFA world ranking. Brazil top the ranking with 1915 points, followed by Spain and Russia with 1891 and 1758 points respectively. ...

Hulkenberg: Renault will still be in build-up phase in 2017

28.12.2016 [17:21]
Renault's new signing Nico Hulkenberg believes the 2017 Formula 1 season will be another "build-up" campaign for the French manufacturer, according to motosport.com. Renault had a tough time with its works team's comeback year in F1 in 2016 ...

‘Azerbaijani athletes win 837 medals in 2016’

27.12.2016 [21:45]
“Azerbaijani athletes grabbed 837 medals at the international tournaments, including 297 golds, 250 silvers and 290 bronzes,” said Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov at a press conference dedicated to the results of 2016. The Azerbaijani Minister noted that more than 200 national ...

Azerbaijani female chess player claims silver at Sharjah Cup

27.12.2016 [19:10]
Azerbaijani female chess player Khayala Abdulla has won a silver medal at the 7th Sharjah Cup held in the United Arab Emirates.. Another Azerbaijani player Turan Asgarova ranked 13th at the tournament. Belgian grandmaster Anna Zozulia became the winner of the Sharjah Cup ...

FC Qarabag to hold friendlies in Antalya

27.12.2016 [17:01]
Azerbaijan’s football club Qarabag will hold four friendly matches in Antalya as part of their training camp in Turkey. FC Qarabag will take on Turkmen Ashgabat, Romanian Steaua Bucuresti, Kazakh Atyrau and Polish ...

Azerbaijani grandmasters to compete in World Rapid and Blitz Championships

26.12.2016 [16:25]
Azerbaijani grandmasters will vie for medals at the World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2016 to be held in Doha, Qatar. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Shahriyar Mammadyarov, Rauf Mammadov, Teymur ...

AC Milan defeat Juventus on penalties to win Italian Super Cup

24.12.2016 [17:43]
Mario Pasalic scored the winning penalty as AC Milan lifted the Supercoppa Italiana for the first time in five years with a 4-3 shootout victory over holders Juventus in Doha, according to PA Sport. ...

Azerbaijani triathlete tops ETU rankings

23.12.2016 [21:43]
Azerbaijani athlete Rostislav Pevtsov has topped the updated rankings of European Triathlon Union (ETU). He now has 1339 points, and is followed by Russian Dmitry Polyanski and Spanish Francesc Godoy ...

Chelsea confirm Oscar move to Shanghai SIPG

23.12.2016 [16:16]
Brazilian international midfielder Oscar will join Chinese club Shanghai SIPG from Chelsea, the English Premier League club said on its website on Friday, according to the Reuters. Although no financial details of the transfer were released, media reports ...

Azerbaijani U17 weightlifter claims gold at international tournament

22.12.2016 [21:36]
Azerbaijani under-17 weightlifter Isa Rustamov has grabbed a gold medal at an international tournament commemorating Azerbaijan`s National Hero Fakhraddin Shahbazov in Baku. Another Azerbaijani U17 athlete Huseyn Ismayilov ...