• The Spanish Grand Prix has become the fifth race of the MotoGP season to be postponed because of coronavirus, BBC reports. The race in Jerez was intended to be the start of the MotoGP season following the cancellation of the original season opener in Qatar ...
  • The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has become the latest race of the 2020 season to be postponed, the organisers have announced, according to Formula 1 official website. Officials from the Baku City Circuit said on Monday: "The postponement was agreed upon after extensive discussions with ...
  • UEFA has announced the postponement of its flagship national team competition, UEFA EURO 2020, due to be played in June and July this year. The health of all those involved in the game is the priority, as well as to avoid placing any unnecessary pressure ...
  • The 2020 FIDE Candidates Tournament has officially opened in Yekaterinburg, Russia, according to the official FIDE website. The tournament brings together eight top world players competing to become the challenger to Magnus Carlsen at the FIDE World Chess Championship Match at the end of this year ...
  • The Olympic Flame lighting ceremony was held Thursday in Olympia, Greece, without spectators due to coronavirus concerns, according to Greek Reporter. The flame lighting ceremony, always held in the ancient Olympic site of Olympia, was attended by 100 accredited guests from ...

Azerbaijani chess players vying for medals at Aeroflot Open in Moscow

19.02.2020 [14:51]
Azerbaijani chess players are competing at the Aeroflot Open 2020 tournament in Moscow, Russia. Azerbaijan`s Rauf Mammadov, Vasif Durarbayli, Vugar Asadli, Aydin Suleymanli and Abdulla Gadimbayli will test their strength ...

Lionel Messi and Lewis Hamilton share Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award

18.02.2020 [15:33]
Lionel Messi and Lewis Hamilton shared the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award on Monday night, according to Daily Mail Online. The pair pipped Tiger Woods, Rafael Nadal, Marc Marquez and Eliud Kipchoge for the honour. Messi and Hamilton tied for first place in voting by the former sports greats who make up the members ...

Azerbaijan`s female triple jumper grabs bronze at Istanbul Cup

17.02.2020 [17:35]
Azerbaijan`s female triple jumper Yekaterina Sariyeva has won a bronze medal at the Istanbul Cup. She secured the medal with a jump of 13.26m ...

Junior Azerbaijani savate fighters bring home 10 medals from Tbilisi

17.02.2020 [16:02]
Junior Azerbaijani savate fighters have claimed a clutch of ten medals, including eight golds at an international tournament held in Tbilisi, Georgia. The golds were clinched by Aziz Azizli (46kg), Elvin Gurbanov (48kg), Omar Rahimov (50kg), Hasan Hasanzade (53kg), Tural ...

Rafael Aghayev wins Karate 1 - Premier League Dubai

17.02.2020 [09:05]
Azerbaijani fighter Rafael Aghayev has won the Karate 1 - Premier League in Dubai. He claimed the title after defeating Italy`s Luigi Busa in the 75kg final. ...

Azerbaijani female fighter grabs bronze at Karate 1 Premier League in Dubai

16.02.2020 [17:29]
Azerbaijan`s Irina Zaretska has claimed bronze in the women`s 68kg event at the Karate 1 Premier League in Dubai, the UAE. She secured the medal after a win over Alizée Agier of France. ...

Colombian ambassador hails Azerbaijani government`s attention to sport

16.02.2020 [16:53]
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Colombia Luís Antonio Dimaté Cárdenas has commended the government of Azerbaijan for its attention to the development of sport. He was among the audience at the 2020 FIG World Cup ...

Azerbaijan`s Rahimzade bags European bronze

16.02.2020 [11:49]
Azerbaijan`s Ali Rahimzade has won bronze at the European Wrestling Championships in Rome, Italy. He secured the medal after defeating Hungary`s Ismayil Musukayev in the men`s 65kg weight category ...

Azerbaijan`s Mustafayev qualifies for final of World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling

15.02.2020 [17:32]
Azerbaijani Farid Mustafayev has progressed to the final of the World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling in Baku. Mustafayev scored 60.9 points in the tumbling event ...

Rehearsal of Tokyo Olympic torch relay held in Japan

15.02.2020 [17:23]
With just over a month until the Olympic flame arrives in the country, organizers of this summer's Tokyo Games held a dress rehearsal Saturday for the Japan leg of the torch relay, according to Kyodo News ...

Azerbaijani female wrestler takes European silver

15.02.2020 [14:29]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Elis Manolova has grabbed a silver medal at the European Championships in Rome, Italy, after losing to Bulgarian Mimi Nikolova Hristova in the 65kg final. ...

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler into final of European Championships

15.02.2020 [14:22]
Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Aghahuseyn Mustafayev has qualified for the final of the European Championships in Rome, Italy, after defeating Moldovan Mihail Sava. He will take on Polish Magomedmurad Gadzhiev in the 70kg final. ...

World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling gets underway in Baku

15.02.2020 [14:05]
The FIG World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling has today started in Baku. 150 gymnasts from 30 countries are contesting medals at the National Gymnastics Arena. ...

Azerbaijani female wrestler captures bronze at European Championships

15.02.2020 [10:14]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Tetiana Omelchenko (62kk) has grabbed a bronze medal at the European Championships in Rome, Italy, after defeating Belarus Veranika Ivanova. Azerbaijan’s national team won record 6 medals in Greco-Roman ...

150 gymnasts from 30 countries to vie for medals at World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling in Baku

14.02.2020 [20:24]
150 gymnasts from 30 countries will compete at the FIG World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling to be held in Baku on February 15-16. The event will qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games ...

Azerbaijani female wrestler into European Championships final

14.02.2020 [16:28]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Elis Manolova has progressed to the final of the European Championships in Rome, Italy, after defeating Russian Mariia Kuznetsova. She will face Bulgarian Mimi Nikolova Hristova in the 65kg final ...

Azerbaijani fighters to compete at Karate1 Premier League - Dubai 2020

14.02.2020 [16:15]
Azerbaijani fighters will test their strength at the Karate1 Premier League – Dubai 2020 to be held in the United Arab Emirates on February 14-16. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 14 karate fighters ...

Azerbaijan`s Bazarov grabs European wrestling bronze

13.02.2020 [16:40]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Murad Bazarov has claimed a bronze medal at the European Championships in Rome, Italy, after beating Estonian Helary Maegisalu. ...

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates national Greco-Roman wrestling team

13.02.2020 [16:40]
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has congratulated the national Greco-Roman wrestling team who won 2 gold and 4 bronze medals at the European Championship held in Rome, Italy. In a post on her official Instagram page, Mehriban Aliyeva said: “Our next greatest achievement in the field ...