REPUBLICAN CONTEST WINNERS AWARDED

07.02.2004 [15:51]
Awards presentation ceremony for the nominations “Best sports and chess school”, “Best trainer-teacher” and “Best athlete” of the year has been conducted in the Ministry of Education.
Speaking at the ...

SPORTSMEN-WINNERS AWARDED PRIZES

06.02.2004 [14:36]
On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of founding Azerbaijan Association of Trade Unions’ Sport Organizations, a ceremony of awarding the winners of the 1st republican sports and athletics meeting ...

YOUNG CHESS CHAMPIONS KNOWN

05.02.2004 [22:13]
The Chess Championship of Azerbaijan among under-18 and 20 aged juniors and girls is to complete shortly. Following 9 legs Nijat Mammadov became champion among under-20 juniors, Shahriyar Hasanov ranked ...

EGLE ABRUZINI: “BAKU WILL RECEIVE BEST GYMNASTS OF WORLD”

05.02.2004 [20:23]
President of the Technical Committee for Calisthenics of the International Gymnastics Federation
(FIG) Egle Abruzine made special address at the headquarters of this organization in Geneva related to the upcoming ...

“AZERRAYL” REACHES NEXT ROUND OF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

05.02.2004 [13:40]
In the final game of the women’s volleyball Champions League qualification tournament, “Azerrayl” Baku fought against Spanish “Otel Kantur” at the Baku Sports Complex, on February 4.
From the very ...

EUROPEAN BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP DUE IN CROATIA

05.02.2004 [13:35]
European Boxing Championship starts on February 17 in Pula, Croatia. Azerbaijan will be represented by 10 boxers at this tournament, according to the reports of the Youth, Sports and Tourism ...

“AZERREYL” WON ANOTHER GAME IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

04.02.2004 [12:01]
“Azerreyl” has hosted Slovenian “Noyva KBM Branik” on February 3 in the Women’s Volleyball Champions League. The first game ended with an emphatic 3:0 victory of Azerbaijani volleyball players.
From ...

AFFA’s CURRENCY ACCOUNTS TO BE RETURNED TO AZERBAIJAN

03.02.2004 [12:27]
President of the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan Ramiz Mirzoyev has returned from Switzerland, where they visited UEFA office and one of the Geneva banks to talk with UEFA ...

LIST OF TOP 20 GYMNASTS ANNOUNCED

03.02.2004 [12:20]
The Federation of International Gymnastics /FIG/ has published a January rating-list of the Artistic Gymnast. According to the world classification, Azerbaijani gymnast Dinara Gimatova ranks 12 with 33.60 points. She ...

NATIONAL TEAM WINS TWO MORE LICENSES

02.02.2004 [23:07]
Namig Abdullayev, 66 kg and Rustam Agayev, 96 kg ranked 3rd and 4th respectively at the pre-Olympic qualification “Super A” category freestyle-wrestling tournament held in Bratislava from January 31 to ...

AZERBAIJAN ATHLETE ATTENDS INTERNATIONAL CONTESTS

31.01.2004 [21:22]
Azerbaijan athlete Alibay Shukurov taking part at the distance of 800 m will attend the international track and field athletics contest “Russkaya zima-2004”, to start in Moscow, on February ...

NEW AFFA MANAGEMENT ATTRACTS FOREIGN SPECIALISTS

31.01.2004 [14:29]
World champion Carlos Alberto Torres keeps on leaning of the sport complexes and stadiums of Azerbaijan and possibilities for football development. Being accompanied by AFFA vice-president Rauf Aliyev, the famous ...

TRADITIONS OF GROUP EXERCISES IN ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS TO BE RESTORED

29.01.2004 [15:13]
The traditions of group exercises in the Artistic Gymnastics will be restored in Azerbaijan. It was said by trainers of the Artistic Gymnastics national team of Russia Inna Bistrova and ...

FORMER VICE-PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE ARRESTED

28.01.2004 [20:41]
Former Vice-President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Kim Un Yen was arrested in Seoul, capital of the South Korea. He is accused in bribery and finance machination. He will ...

“AZERREYL” HAS GOOD CHANCES TO QUALIFY

28.01.2004 [19:28]
lap
“Azerreyl” from Baku encountered the Spanish club “Hotel Cantur” in the second leg of the Volleyball Champions League. The hosts took the lead from the very first minutes, the ...

YELENA JAMAYEVA WINS AT INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

28.01.2004 [19:14]
Azerbaijan saber Yelena Jamayeva won the International Fencing Tournament held with the participation of 70 sportsmen from 17 countries in Mangame /Germany/.
Yelena Jamayeva won all the 12 battles, ...

BILATERAL DOCUMENTS SIGNED

28.01.2004 [19:13]
Visit of Azerbaijan delegation of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Tourism to Bulgaria and Greece ended.
In the course of visit, the bilateral agreements on development of cooperation ...

SEVEN-YEAR-OLD AZERBAIJANIS RENEWED WORLD RECORD

28.01.2004 [16:34]
Seven-year-old resident of Ashagi Nuvedi village of Lankoran region Alasgar Rahim oglu Hasanzade became winner of the sports contest held in Moscow. Within one hour 45 minutes and 25 second, ...

LEGENDARY CARLOS ALBERTO IN BAKU

28.01.2004 [16:33]
On the invitation of Azerbaijan Federation of Football Associations (AFFA), legendary fullback of Brazil 1970 national team, the winner of the Mexico champion Carlos Alberto Torres has arrived in Baku. ...