AFFA EXPRESSES RESOLUTE PROTEST AGAINST FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP IN SO-CALLED “NAGORNY KARABAKH REPUBLIC”

02.08.2004 [22:43]
Azerbaijan Association of Football Federations /AFFA/ has issued a statement expressing resolute protest against football championship started in the so-called “Nagorny Karabakh Republic”. AzerTAj accepted the statement that says: ...

AZERBAIJANI GYMNASTS ON THE EVE OF GAMES

02.08.2004 [21:33]
Azerbaijani gymnasts Dinara Gimatova and Anna Gurbanova took part in the World Cup taking place in Varna (Bulgaria). A. Gurbanova took 8th spot in all-round, garnering 88.950 points. Future participant ...

AZERBAIJANI TEAMS FAIL IN UEFA CUP

30.07.2004 [18:19]
Agdam soccer team Karabakh hosted Dukla from Slovenia July 29 in the second leg of the UEFA cup. The first leg ended 3:0 in favor of Dukla.
Unfortunately, the guest ...

THIRD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ON INTELLECTUAL GAME “WHAT? WHERE? WHEN?” HELD IN BAKU

29.07.2004 [13:34]
On July 28, opening of the third world championship has taken place in the Azerbaijan State Theatre of Musical Comedy on intellectual game “What? Where? When? ”. To compete for ...

UAE TEAM SATISFIED WITH AZERBAIJAN CAMP

26.07.2004 [11:51]
The UAE national volleyball team resume training tomorrow after returning from a two-week camp in Azerbaijan yesterday morning.
The UAE team is in preparation for the Rashid International Volleyball Tournament ...

AZERBAIJAN WILL BE REPRESENTED BY 32 CHESS PLAYERS

24.07.2004 [19:40]
Thirty two chess players are expected to represent Azerbaijan at the European Chess Champ starting in Turkey on 28 July, Azerbaijan Chess Federation said. The tournament will be held in ...

YOUNG JUDOISTS OF AZERBAIJAN COMPETE AT INT’L TOURNAMENT

24.07.2004 [15:59]
Azerbaijan youth judo team competes at the international “A” category tournament starting July 24 in Poland.
The team includes European championship winners Elman Nasibov and Rashad Guliyev (60 kg) as ...

AZERBAIJANI ATHLETES TO COMPETE FOR BOSPHORUS CUP

22.07.2004 [21:22]
Azerbaijani gymnasts were invited for the 18th international artistic gymnastics tournament “Bosphorus Cup” to be held right after the Olympic games in early September in Istanbul. Trainers continue trainings with ...

ELMAR MAMMADYAROV: “UNTIL RETURN OF IDPS TO THEIR HOMELANDS, IT IS NOT REAL TO SPEAK OF SETTLEMENT OF THE ARMENIA-AZERBAIJAN, NAGORNY KARABAKH CONFLICT”

21.07.2004 [15:53]
As was informed, foreign minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov is on his visit to Washington on the invitation of Secretary of State Mr. Colin Powell. This is his first visit ...

NATIONAL TEAMS COMPETES IN INT’L TOURNAMENTS

20.07.2004 [16:18]
Azerbaijan juniors’ Greco-Roman wrestling team - Sakit Jalolov /50 kg/, Rovshan Bayramov /55 kg/, Ekman Abdullayev /60 rg/, Orhan Aliyev /66 kg/ and Rashid Aslanov /74rg/ - is participating in ...

BAKU TO HOST THIRD “WHAT? WHERE? WHEN?” WORLD CHAMP

20.07.2004 [14:37]
Opening of the 3rd World Championship in the intellectual game “What? Where? When?” will be held in the Theatre of Musical Comedy on 28 July.
Twenty one teams from 16 ...

"SHAMKIR" MET WITH GEORGIA’S "TBILISI"

16.07.2004 [20:19]
On July 15, football players of “Shamkir” team have played the next match for the Cup of UEFA in the capital of Georgia with the local club "Tbilisi".
Having ...

TEYMUR RAJABOV WINS BRONZE

16.07.2004 [18:28]
Leader of the Azerbaijan chess school, international grand master Teymur Rajabov has won bronze medal at the World Championship among men in Tripoli /Libya/. It is the best result Azerbaijan ...

MILK SHEEP TO BE BRED IN AZERBAIJAN

15.07.2004 [21:09]
25 heads of milk sheep were delivered from Turkey to Azerbaijan.
Scientists-selectionists will breed such kinds of sheep for adaptation to the local conditions, AzerTAj correspondent learnt from Republican ...

CYCLE RACE “WORLD MARATHON-2004” INCLUDES AZERBAIJAN

14.07.2004 [16:26]
Kazakh cyclist Tugulbek Kasimov will make route “World Marathon 2004” via Baku.
The marathon is held on initiative of the International Anti-Nuclear Movement: “Nevada-Semipalatinsk” in honor of 64th birthday of ...

ARCHERS ATTEND GRAND-PRIX

13.07.2004 [20:24]
Azerbaijan archers attends Grand-Prix in Antalya /Turkey/.
69 leading archers of world, masters of Korea, Japan, USA and other countries will take part in tournament, AzerTAj correspondent learnt from Ministry ...

SPORTSMEN TO ATTEND INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

13.07.2004 [20:24]
Azerbaijani sportsmen will attend the International Greco-Roman tournament in Warsaw, July 14.
5 wrestlers – Vitaly Rahimov (60kg), Farid Mansurov and Adil Yusifzade (66kg), Vugar Aslanov and Ilgar Abdulov (74kg) ...

WORKSHOP TAKES PLACE IN TBILISI

13.07.2004 [17:34]
A three-day workshop initiated by the Norwegian Football Federation has taken place in Tbilisi. The event was attended by sport executives o f Azerbaijan, Georgia and Armenia. Tovuz people along ...

FIBA-EUROPE DRAWING HELD

13.07.2004 [17:33]
The drawing of the FIBA-Europe tournament has been conducted in Munich. The teams were seeded in three groups in the northen conference of the basketball tournament.
The group “B” included ...