Azerbaijani paralympic athlete reaches final at shooting event

09.09.2016 [18:47]
Azerbaijani athlete Yelena Taranova has qualified for the final of Shooting Women's P2-10m Air Pistol - SH1 event at the Rio Paralympics. She ranks fifth with 370 points among 19 athletes ...

Azerbaijani beach soccer team beat Turkey 3-1

09.09.2016 [18:40]
The Azerbaijan national beach soccer team have defeated Turkey 3-1 in the second group phase of the World Cup Qualifier in Jesolo, Italy. Azerbaijan`s goals were scored by Vagif Shirinbayov, Asif Zeynalov ...

Junior Azerbaijani judo fighters to vie for European medals

09.09.2016 [17:44]
Azerbaijani fighters will compete in the Junior European Judo Championships to be held in Malaga, Spain on September 16-18. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 10 male and 4 female judo fighters ...

Rauf Mammadov: “Our loss to India was surprising”

09.09.2016 [17:07]
A member of the Azerbaijan men’s first Rauf Mammadov talks to the press service of the Baku Chess Olympiad. - We are now into the sixth round of the 42nd Chess Olympiad in Baku. How would you assess the team’s performance in the first five rounds ...

Azerbaijani jockeys claim 15 medals in World Nomad Games

09.09.2016 [17:00]
Azerbaijani horsemen have brought home a clutch of 15 medals from the 2nd World Nomad Games in the city of Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan. Azerbaijani jockeys ranked 5th in the medal table with four gold, four silver and seven bronze medals ...

Nona Gaprindashvili: “Olympiad's playing hall is wonderful”

09.09.2016 [15:53]
Former world champion Nona Gaprindashvili observed the games of the sixth round at the 42nd Chess Olympiad in Baku. Having also reviewed the exhibition area at the Crystal Hall, Nona Gaprindashvili examined the stand of the Batumi Chess Olympiad to ...

World Chess Olympiad - Round 6 Highlights

09.09.2016 [15:47]
After six rounds of play at the 42nd Chess Olympiad the team of India has singled out on the top with perfect score by defeating Netherlands. The sole winner was B Adhiban and the remaining games were drawn. ...

Gulnar Mammadova: “One always aims for top three”

09.09.2016 [14:24]
The Azerbaijan women’s first team competing in the 42nd Chess Olympiad tied its match with Georgia 2:2 in the sixth round. Gulnar Mammadova playing on the third board won her game against Nino Batsiashvili. Gulnar Mammadova shares her impressions of the game with the press service of the Baku Chess Olympiad ...

Mustafayev wins judo silver to claim Azerbaijan's first medal at Rio Paralympics

09.09.2016 [05:45]
Azerbaijani judo fighter Bayram Mustafayev (66kg) has grabbed silver to add the first medal to Azerbaijan's count at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. He lost to Uzbek Utkirjon Nigmatov in the gold medal ...

Leyla Aliyeva visits Baku Chess Olympiad VIDEO

08.09.2016 [20:28]
The sixth round of the 42nd Chess Olympiad has started at the Baku Crystal Hall today. The press service of the Chess Olympiad reports that the Vice President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Leyla Aliyeva, visited the Crystal Hall, observed some games and met with FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov ...

Azerbaijani Mustafayev into final of Rio Paralympics

08.09.2016 [20:27]
Azerbaijani judo fighter Bayram Mustafayev (66kg) has reached the final of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games after beating Japanese Satoshi Fujimoto. He will face Uzbek Utkirjon Nigmatov in the gold medal bout ...