GYMNASTICS COMPLEXES CONSTRUCTING

13.10.2003 [16:45]
All conditions for gymnastics and acrobatics were created in the well-equipped Olympic Complex in Lankaran, Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation /AGF/ reported.
As was noted, gymnastics` development is of priority significance in ...

MATCH BETWEEN TURKEY AND ENGLAND SPOTLIGHTED

13.10.2003 [13:54]
A match taken place on 11 October between Turkey and England aroused a keen interest all over the world. In accordance with the joint agreement between National Football Federations of ...

AZERBAIJANI FENCERS GAINED BRONZE AT WORLD CHAMP

12.10.2003 [20:41]
Azerbaijani women masters of fencing took bronze medals at the World Championship held in Havana. The Italians gained gold, while the team of China - silver medals.
Azerbaijani sportswomen Yelena ...

AZERBAIJAN CHESS PLAYERS STARTED SUCCESSFULLY AT EUROPE MEN’S CHAMP

12.10.2003 [20:41]
Successfully started the men team of Azerbaijan at the European Chess Championship, which commenced in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv on 11 October. Azerbaijani nationals defeated the Scotland team with ...

SPORTS IN AZERBAIJAN ATTACHED GREAT ATTENTION

10.10.2003 [18:01]
On 10 October, minister of youth, sports and tourism Abulafaz Garayev met with the president of the World Taekwando Federation (WTF), vice-president of International Olympic Committee Un Yank Kim.
Greeting ...

SPORTS DEVELOPMENT LINKED WITH NAME OF PRESIDENT HEYDAR ALIYEV

10.10.2003 [12:04]
On October 9, President of Azerbaijan Taekwando Federation / ATF/, Chairman of the State Customs Committee Kamaladdin Heydarov met with the President of World Taekwando Federation / WTF/, Vice President ...

WORLD TAEKWANDO FEDERATION PRESIDENT ARRIVED IN AZERBAIJAN

09.10.2003 [22:51]
President of World Taekwando Federation, Vice President of the International Olympic Committee Un Yong Kim and his retinue arrived in Azerbaijan, on October 9.
The guests will attend opening ceremony ...

NEW SPORTS ARENA IN SUMGAIT

09.10.2003 [22:41]
New ping-pong hall with an area of 200 sq. km was opened in Sumgait on the threshold of the city day.
In his speech, head of Sumgait city Vagif Aliyev ...

NATIONAL FENCING TEAM ATTENDS WORLD CHAMP

08.10.2003 [14:23]
Azerbaijan national team is competing in the World Fencing Championship launched in Havana October 7. Azerbaijan is represented by Yelena Jemayeva, Zhanna Muradgizi, Yelena Amirova and Abzhela Volkova, AzerTAj correspondent ...

DELEGATION OF AZERBAIJAN GYMNASTICS FEDERATION TO PARTICIPATE AT UEG CONGRESS

07.10.2003 [18:39]
A delegation of the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation /AGF/ consisted of its vice-president Altay Hasanov and Secretary General Chingiz Shamilov will partake in the 20th European Union Gymnastics congress to be ...

ITALIAN SPORTSWRITER ON DEVELOPMENT OF GYMNASTICS IN AZERBAIJAN

06.10.2003 [15:53]
Popular sports magazine in Italy “Gym Action” published an article in one of the issues on development of gymnastics in Azerbaijan. The article titled “Calisthenics for the first time ...

FIVE NEW SPORTS OBJECTS

06.10.2003 [12:59]
Five new sports objects will be put into operation in Azerbaijan, in the near future.
Three of these facilities - Olympic centers will be opened in Barda, Lankaran and Guba ...

AZERBAIJAN GAINES ONE MORE OLYMPIC LICENSE

04.10.2003 [19:11]
Azerbaijani athletes are scoring partial success at the 48th world Greco-Roman wrestling championship, hiwch is being held in France According to YOUth, Sports and Tourism Ministry’s press-service, Azerbaijani team is ...

DINARA GIMATOVA PREPARES TO OLYMPIAD

03.10.2003 [17:16]
Azerbaijani gymnast Dinara Gimatova, who won Olympic license at the World Callisthenic Championship held recently in Budapest, under leadership of her coach Irina Viner began to prepare to the Olympic ...

PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN TAEKWANDO FEDERATION MET WITH WORLD CHAMP WINNERS

03.10.2003 [13:25]
On October 2, President of Azerbaijan Taekwando Federation, Chairman of State Customs Committee Kamaladdin Heydarov met with winners of the World Taekwando Championship – Zahid Mammadov, Niyamaddin Pashayev, Rashad Ahmadov ...

AZERBAIJANI ARCHERS ATTENDED INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

03.10.2003 [13:24]
Azerbaijani archers attended training courses and international tournament held in Batumi.
At the traditional tournament parallel with sportsmen from Southern Caucasus countries, for the first time were participating the Turkish ...

INTENSIVE SECURITY MEASURES WILL BE TAKEN IN THE OLYMPIAD IN ATHENS

01.10.2003 [18:33]
Record number – 58 thousand policemen will be attracted for the provision of security in the Olympiad, to be held in Athens in 2004.
Head of Greek police Fotios Nasiakos ...

WORLD GRECO-ROMAN WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP LAUNCHES IN PARIS

30.09.2003 [22:32]
World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship starts in Paris, on October 2.
Azerbaijan will be represented by four wrestlers- Namig Eyvazov / 55kg/, Nuraddin Rajabov / 60 kg/, Farid Mansurov / 66kg/ ...

143 MEDALS FOR EIGHT MONTHS

30.09.2003 [22:32]
Azerbaijani sportsmen gained 143 medals at the Championships of World and Europe for eight month of 2003. Sportsmen won 175 medals for 2002, AzerTAj correspondent learnt from press- service of ...