AZERBAIJAN CHESS PLAYER WINS KONYA TOURNAMENT

14.12.2006 [10:43]
Azerbaijan chess player Farid Abbasov claimed his win in the international tournament in Konya, Turkey.
Another Azerbaijanian Rashad Babayev ranked second.
The competition brought together 58 chess players from Azerbaijan, ...

MINISTER OF YOUTH & SPORTS MEETS WITH FILA SECRETARY GENERAL

13.12.2006 [21:32]
Azerbaijan Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov met December 13 with the Secretary General of the International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles (FILA) Michel Dusson, who arrived in Baku ...

BAKU HOSTS INT'L BOXING TOURNAMENT

13.12.2006 [21:21]
The International Boxing Tournament in memory of the honored coach Abbas Agalarov began December 13 at the Baku Sports Palace. The event brought together 83 athletes from Azerbaijan, Russia, Kazakhstan, ...

FILA SECRETARY GENERAL ATTENDS BAKU SEMINAR

13.12.2006 [19:26]
Michel Dusson, Secretary General of the International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles (FILA) partook the seminar organized for the coaches and athletes of the Freestyle and Greco-Roman Wrestling in Azerbaijan ...

MINISTER OF YOUTH AND SPORTS MEETS WITH FILA’s SECRETARY GENERAL

13.12.2006 [17:52]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth and Sports, Azad Rahimov, met with Michel Dusson, Secretary General of the International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles, FILA.
Mr. Dusson is in Azerbaijan’s capital to ...

AZERBAIJAN’S YOUNG UNIVERSAL FIGHTERS TO PARTICIPATE IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP

13.12.2006 [16:45]
Azerbaijan’s young universal fighters left for Kostroma, Russia, to participate in the European championship starting December 14.
The tournament will bring together over 250 athletes from about 30 countries.
Azerbaijan ...

AZERRAIL TO PLAY ECZACIBASI

13.12.2006 [11:02]
Azerbaijan women’s volleyball champions Azerrail will play Wednesday Turkish Eczacэbasэ in Turkey in the European Champions League qualifier, press service of the Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation said.
The Federation said there ...

AZERBAIJAN WOMEN VOLLEYBALLERS MOVE UP TO 14th SPOT IN WORLD RANKINGS

10.12.2006 [16:24]
The International Volleyball Federation has announced its latest women’s world rankings where Azerbaijan rose five places to 14th.
Manager Faiq Qarayev’s girls are second after Russia among the CIS (Commonwealth ...

AZERBAIJAN U-19 FOOTBALLERS LEARN THEIR FOES FOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP’s SECOND QUALIFIER

10.12.2006 [16:09]
The draw has been held for the second qualifying round of the European Under-19 football championship.
Azerbaijan were drawn with Norway, Spain and Island.
Azerbaijan national team progressed to the ...

ETU PRESIDENT GIVES PRESS CONFERENCE IN BAKU

07.12.2006 [22:13]
Visiting Baku President of the European Taekwondo Union (ETU), Athanasios Pragalos, gave a press conference today at the Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation.
Mr. Pragalos said the main goal of his visit ...

AZERRAIL BEAT SVS IN AUSTRIA

06.12.2006 [16:29]
Azerbaijan women’s volleyball champions Azerrail defeated Austrian SVS 3-1 away in the European Champions League qualifier on Tuesday.
Azerrail lost their first clash 1-3 to Italy’s Scavolini in Baku last ...

PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN TAEKWONDO FEDERATION MEETS WITH PRESIDENT OF WTF

05.12.2006 [15:57]
President of Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation and Vice President of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF), Kamaladdin Heydarov, met with visiting President of WTF, Chungwon Choue, and his accompanying delegation.
Kamaladdin Heydarov ...

DRAW HELD FOR COMMONWEALTH CUP FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

01.12.2006 [16:24]
The draw has been held for the group stage of the 15th Commonwealth Cup football tournament due to be held in the Russian capital Moscow.
Azerbaijani club Baki are drawn ...

AZERI BOXERS WIN FOUR GOLDS IN KUZNETSOV

29.11.2006 [12:55]
Azerbaijani boxers Ismat Eynullayev (57 kg), Tofiq Ahmadov (69 kg), Zaur Teymurov (81 kg) and Azar Mammadov (91 kg) scooped gold medals in the international tournament in Kuznetsov, Ukraine.
The ...

AZERRAIL DEFEATED IN HOME CLASH

29.11.2006 [12:38]
Azerbaijan women’s volleyball champions Azerrail lost Tuesday 1-3 to Italy’s Scavolini in Baku sports palace in the European Champions League qualifier.
Manager Faiq Qarayev’s team will play Austrian SVS next ...

AZERRAIL TO CLASH WITH SCAVOLINI IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE QUALIFIER

27.11.2006 [17:42]
Azerbaijan women’s volleyball champions Azerrail will play Tuesday Italy’s Scavolini in the European Champions League qualifier, press service of the Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation said.
Russian referee Viktor Markov will take ...

UEFA BANS AZERBAIJANI DEFENDER

25.11.2006 [19:17]
Azerbaijani defender Sergey Sokolov has been temporary suspended by UEFA for using banned substances.
Sokolov tested positive on October 11 after the European championship qualifying round match against Belgium in ...

LANKARAN BOXER BECAME WINNER OF INT’l TOURNAMENT IN RUSSIA

25.11.2006 [14:42]
The winner of the eleventh International Boxing Tournament held in Russia city of Saratov, became the students from Lankaran State University, the silver winner of the European and World Championship ...

AZERI GRECO-ROMAN WRESTLERS WIN FIVE MEDALS IN TVER

24.11.2006 [14:52]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers brought home five medals of the international tournament, which pitted about 250 athletes from Russia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Belarus and Tajikistan against each other in Tver, Russia.
The ...