AZERBAIJAN`S YOUTH AND SPORTS MINISTER TO ATTEND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IN UKRAINE

07.10.2008 [21:53]
Azerbaijan`s Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov will attend an international conference entitled “The future of the Council of Europe youth policy: AGENDA 2020” to be held in Ukraine on October 8. The event will focus on challenges that young people across Europe are ...

AZERI ATHLETE CLAIMS GOLD MEDAL IN INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

07.10.2008 [16:01]
Azeri athlete Aslan Damirov grabbed gold medal and cup in the international “Yalta Matches” backgammon tournament held in Ukraine. In the final game, he defeated Armenian rival A. Markarov 6-3. He was a membership of Moscow team as a ...

NATIONAL YOUTH MOVEMENT “IRALI” PROPOSES ESTABLISHMENT OF HUMAN CAPITAL FOUNDATION

07.10.2008 [12:40]
National Youth Movement “Irali” (Forward) has recently come forward with an initiative to set up the Human Capital Foundation in Azerbaijan. Initial steps have already been taken to realize the initiative. Activists of the movement have started talks with some ...

AZERI FOOTBALL EXPERTS VISIT ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE CLUBS

07.10.2008 [00:46]
Azerbaijani delegation of football experts visited English Premier Leagues` 4 clubs within International Sport Inspiration Program, said Azerbaijan Ministry of Youth and Sport. The aim of the visit is to provide development of children`s football ...

AZERI PROFESSIONAL BOXER BEATS U.S RIVAL

06.10.2008 [20:49]
Azerbaijani boxer, WBO Latino world champion Ali Ismayilov defeated U.S Max Alexander in the professional boxing ring in Vyborg, Russia ...

AZERI FOOTBALLERS TO PARTICIPATE IN TRAINING CAMP IN SPAIN

06.10.2008 [20:22]
Under the AFFA and Real Football Club cooperation plan, Azerbaijani 4 teenage football-players will participate in the training camp in Spain. After the training camp, two Azeri footballers will debut in U17 Real football team ...

WORLD INTELLECTUAL GAMES CHAMPIONSHIP KICKS OFF IN BEIJING

06.10.2008 [18:45]
Azerbaijani chess players Farhad Huseynov and Elshad Mursalov participate in the World Intellectual Games Championship started today in Beijing. The competitions will end on October 12 ...

AZERBAIJAN GYMNAST WINS SLOVENIAN CHALLENGE INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

06.10.2008 [18:43]
Azeri gymnast Anna Gurbanova won 5 gold medals in the international “Slovenian Challenge” tournament held in Ljubljana, Slovenia. She succeeded in the rope, ball, hoop, ribbon and all-round competitions. Azeri athlete will participate in the pre-final Grand ...

AZERI GYMNAST CLAIMS BRONZE IN WORLD CUP

06.10.2008 [17:55]
Azerbaijani gymnast Aliya Garayeva has won bronze medal in the rope event in the world cup tournament in Benidorm, Spain. In the hoop, club and ribbon events, Garayeva ranked 6th. From Spain the Azerbaijani gymnast will head to Japan for the world championship ...

PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL KARATE FEDERATION TO ATTEND ANNIVERSARY OF INTERNATIONAL SHOTOKAN KARATE FEDERATION

05.10.2008 [17:19]
President of the Azerbaijan National Karate Federation will travel to Japan on October 23 to attend the ceremonies to mark karate legend Hirokazu Kanazawa`s birthday and 30th anniversary of International Shotokan Karate Federation ...

AZERBAIJAN WOMEN`S NATIONAL TEAM TO COMPETE IN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN TOKYO

05.10.2008 [17:18]
The Azerbaijan national team will compete in the world women`s wrestling championship in Tokyo, Japan on October 8-15. The national team led by coach Elshad Allahverdiyev includes Elvira Mursalova (63 kg), Nadejda Gradyuk (51 kg) and Olesya Zamula ...

AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL KARATE TEAM TO COMPETE IN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN JAPAN

05.10.2008 [16:22]
The Azerbaijan national karate team will compete in the 19th world senior championship in Japan to be started on November 10 ...

AZERBAIJANI YOUTH FORUM KICKS OFF IN BAKU

03.10.2008 [20:30]
The fifth forum of Azerbaijani youth started October 3 in Sport and Concert Complex named after Heydar Aliyev in Baku ...

AZERBAIJANI CHESS PLAYERS TO ATTEND CHAMPIONS CLUB CUP

03.10.2008 [16:10]
Azerbaijani grandmasters Teymur Rajabov and Shahriyar Mammadyarov will represent Russian “Ural” and “Alkaloid” clubs respectively in the Champions ...

RAJABOV AND MAMMADYAROV TO COMPETE IN WORLD CHESS BLITZ CHAMPIONSHIP

01.10.2008 [19:15]
Azerbaijan`s Teymur Rajabov and Shahriyar Mammadyarov will compete in the world chess blitz championship slated for November in Almaty, Kazakhtsan. The competition will see participation of the ...

AZERBAIJANI ACROBATIC GYMNASTS TO COMPETE FOR WORLD MEDALS IN GLASGOW

01.10.2008 [18:49]
Azerbaijani acrobatic gymnasts will compete in the world championship starting next week in Glasgow. Ayla Ahmadova and Dilara Sultanova will perform in the women`s event, will Rustam Najafguliyev, Ilham Abbasov and Farid and ...

SCOTTISH REFEREES TO CONTROL AZERBAIJAN v FINLAND MATCH

01.10.2008 [18:49]
A group of Scottish referees will take charge of Azerbaijan v Finland match in the 2010 world football championship`s qualifying round in Helsinki on October 11. The game`s referee will be William Collum ...

AZERI SPORTSMEN CLAIM NINE MEDALS AT WORLD KICKBOXING CHAMPIONSHIP

29.09.2008 [19:50]
Azerbaijani kickboxers gained 2 gold, one silver and six bronze medals at the World Kickboxing Championship held in Naples, Italy. In the team event, Azerbaijan ranked ninth ...

AZERBAIJANI WOMEN U-19 FOOTBALLERS DEFEAT FINLAND

29.09.2008 [14:49]
Azerbaijan women`s Under-19 football team beat Finland 1-0 in the European championship qualifying round in Baku. Azerbaijan now tops its group with six points ...