Aston Martin extends Red Bull Racing deal

07.12.2016 [17:11]
British sportscar manufacturer Aston Martin has extended its sponsorship deal with Red Bull, following a tie-up that began at last year's Australian Grand Prix, according to motorsport.com. ...

Karate included in 2018 Youth Olympic Games programme

07.12.2016 [17:09]
The International Olympic Committee Executive Board agreed today to add Karate to the sports programme of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games to be held in Buenos Aires (Argentina). The decision represents yet another ground-breaking moment for the ancient discipline ...

Azerbaijan remain 25th in UEFA rankings for club competitions

07.12.2016 [12:20]
Azerbaijan still sit 25th with 17,750 points on the updated UEFA rankings for club competitions. Spain tops the rankings with 96,570 points, followed by Germany and England ...

Azerbaijani referee receives UEFA first category

06.12.2016 [21:47]
Azerbaijani referee Aliyar Aghayev has received UEFA first category. He became the first Azerbaijani referee to get the first category. Azerbaijani referee is now eligible to control UEFA Champions League group and playoff matches ...

Croatian referees to control FC Qarabag v Fiorentina match

06.12.2016 [18:13]
Croatian referee Ivan Bebek will be in charge of the FC Qarabag vs Fiorentina UEFA Europa League group stage match. Bebek will be assisted by Tomislav Petrovic and Miro Grgich. ...

Azerbaijan name squad for World Taekwondo Grand Prix Final

06.12.2016 [17:46]
Azerbaijan have named a squad for the WTF World Taekwondo Grand Prix Final to be held at Serhedci Olympic Sports Complex on December 9-10. The squad includes Roman Samodurov (58kg), Aykhan Taghizade (68kg), Radik Isayev (+80kg), Milad Beigi Harchegani ...

Azerbaijan’s Isayev tops taekwondo Olympic ranking

06.12.2016 [17:33]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Radik Isayev (+80kg) has topped updated Olympic ranking of the World Taekwondo Federation with 486,2 points. Isayev ranks 2nd in the world ranking with 320,59 points. ...

Baku to host workshop for Chef-de-Missions of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games

06.12.2016 [17:18]
A workshop for the Chef-de-Missions of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games with the aim of preparing for the event will be held on December 8. The event will gather over 70 delegates from 50 countries. A delegation led by Secretary General of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser will ...

F1: French Grand Prix to return in 2018 after 10-year hiatus

06.12.2016 [16:39]
The French Grand Prix, one of the seven races to feature in the inaugural Formula One season in 1950, is set to return to the 2018 calendar after a 10-year absence, according to CNN. A five-year deal, which will see F1 return to the Paul Ricard circuit, near Marseille in the south of France, was ...

Registration for 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix Marshaling programme is now open

05.12.2016 [21:55]
On December 5, Baku Marshals Club (BMC), operating under the auspices of Baku City Circuit (BCC) launched the Marshals’ recruitment campaign for the 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix to be held in Baku on June 23-25, according to the official website of Baku City Circuit ...

Welsh referees to control Mainz 05 v FC Qabala match

05.12.2016 [19:02]
The Mainz 05 vs FC Qabala UEFA Europa League group match will be controlled by Welsh international referee Simon Lee Evans. He will be assisted by Gareth Wyn Jones and Lewiss Ross Edwards. ...

8,000 volunteers to be involved in Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

05.12.2016 [18:21]
“8,000 volunteers will be involved in the Baku 2017, 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, which will be held from May 12-22,” said Corporate Director of Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee, Ambassador on volunteers Elchin Safarov. He noted that the selection process of volunteers continues ...

Azerbaijan to host International Development triathlon program

05.12.2016 [18:00]
Azerbaijani Triathlon enters a new phase of development. The first certified training will be co-organized by International (ITU) and the European Union (ETU) of triathlon in Baku. The workshop will be led by ETU coach, Coordinator for the development of ITU Milos Petelin from Slovenia. ...

Azerbaijani grandmasters to vie for medals at World Rapid and Blitz Championships

05.12.2016 [17:50]
Four Azerbaijani grandmasters will compete in FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Championships to be held in Doha, Qatar from December 25-31. Azerbaijan`s squad includes Teymur Rajabov, Arkadij Naiditsch, Rauf Mammadov and Shahriyar Mammadyarov ...

Three Azerbaijani grandmasters to compete in European Rapid and Blitz Championships

05.12.2016 [16:14]
Three Azerbaijani grandmasters will vie for medals at the European Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships to be held in Tallinn, Estonia from December 15-18. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Teymur Rajabov, Arkadij Naiditsch and Rauf Mammadov ...

Azerbaijani veteran karate fighter wins two medals in Russia

05.12.2016 [15:54]
Azerbaijani veteran karate fighter Ogtay Mammadov has claimed two medals, including a gold at the international “Moscow Masters” tournament held in Russia. The tournament brought together veteran fighters from 10 ...

Azerbaijan's Gasimov and Orujov retain world judo ranking leadership

05.12.2016 [13:58]
Azerbaijan`s Rustam Orujov and Elmar Gasimov have remained at the top of the International Judo Federation's updated rankings. Orujov retained his leadership in the 73kg weight category, while Gasimov topped the ranking in the 100kg division ...