AZERBAIJANI SAMBISTS CLAIM SIX MEDALS AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

17.10.2006 [11:57]
15-strong Azerbaijan team led by senior coach Mubariz Ibrahimov attended the World Youth Sambo Championship, which brought together about 640 athletes from 32 countries in Moscow.
Emin Hasanov (65kg) mounted ...

ARAZ QUALIFIES FOR SECOND ROUND OF UEFA FUTSAL CUP

16.10.2006 [22:14]
Azerbaijan futsal champion ”Araz” secured 5:3 and 5:1 wins over Croatia’s Split and Greece’s Athenes-90 clubs in the first round of the UEFA Cup competition in Zagreb, Croatia. With these ...

AZERBAIJANI JUDOIST CLAIMS GOLD AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

16.10.2006 [21:29]
Two-strong Azerbaijan team led by senior coach Agayar Akhundzade and coach Hajiaga Hajiahmadov attended the World Junior Judo Championship, which brought together 429 athletes from 73 countries in the Dominican ...

AZERBAIJANI KARATEISTS SUCCEED IN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

16.10.2006 [21:08]
The 18th World Karate Championship organized by the World Karate Federation wrapped up in the Finnish city of Tamper.
The 8-strong Azerbaijan team led by senior coach Hidayat Shabanov attended ...

AZERBAIJANI GYMNAST WINS BRONZE IN UDINE

16.10.2006 [15:23]
Azerbaijani gymnast Dinara Gimatova won bronze medal in international tournament in Udine, Italy, press service of Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation said.
The next international event the Azeri gymnasts will attend is ...

AZERBAIJANI KARATEISTS JOIN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

13.10.2006 [23:04]
18th world karate championship organized by the World Karate Federation started on October 13 in Finland.
8-strong Azerbaijan team is led by senior coaches Hidayet Shabanov and coach Vahid Eyvazov. ...

AZERBAIJANI CUEIST TO ATTEND INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

13.10.2006 [14:09]
Azerbaijani cueist Seymur Mammadov will attend the international billiard tournament in the Russian capital of Moscow, October 18-21.
The competition’s prize fund is $50,000 ...

AZERBAIJAN’S TWO MAJOR BOXERS TO MISS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

13.10.2006 [13:11]
Senior coach of Azerbaijan’s national boxing team Mammad Eyvazov said his two major boxers will not be able to take part in the world championship due to start in Baku ...

AZERI TENNIS PLAYER RANKS SEVENTH IN “TOP-12” TOURNAMENT

12.10.2006 [12:30]
Azerbaijani tennis player Rustam Aliyev ranked 7th in the “Top-12” international tournament held in the Belgium city of Liege, which brought together 16 strongest European players born in 1994-95.
Rustam ...

JUNIOR BOXING TOURNAMENT DUE

11.10.2006 [16:21]
Open Junior Boxing Championship in memory of honored coach Suleyman Suleymanov took place October 16-21 in “Tekhstil” Republic Sport Center.
Some 250 athletes born in 1992-93 will compete in the ...

AZERBAIJAN’S WOMEN FOOTBALLERS LEARN THEIR OPPONENTS FOR 2009 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFYING

11.10.2006 [13:55]
The draw has been held for the qualifying round of the 2009 women’s European Championship football tournament.
Azerbaijan will face Estonia, Bulgaria and Romania, which will host all games of ...

AZERBAIJAN’S WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL TEAM PREPARING FOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

11.10.2006 [13:05]
Azerbaijan’s women volleyballers are now in Zurich, Switzerland, to prepare for the world championship due to be held in Japan.
The ten-day training’s program includes friendlies against Switzerland’s champions Volero. ...

AZERBAIJANI DISABLED ATHLETES PARTICIPATED IN SPECIAL OLYMPICS EUROPEAN YOUTH GAMES IN ROME

10.10.2006 [12:24]
Azerbaijan’s disabled athletes participated in the Special Olympics European Youth Games in the Italian capital, Rome.
The competition gathered young athletes from over 30 countries suffering from various intellectual disabilities ...

AZERBAIJANI BOXER WINS BRONZE IN ALMATY

10.10.2006 [11:41]
Azerbaijani boxer Zaur Teymurov won bronze medal in the world students championship in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Senior coach Shamil Alimzanov’s squad included three athletes ...

AZERBAIJANI FIGURE SKATERS ATTENDED GRAND PRIX TOURNAMENT IN HAGUE

10.10.2006 [11:12]
Azerbaijan’s figure skaters participated in the international Grand Prix tournament in Hague, the Netherlands.
Daniil Privalov ranked 25th in the men’s event, while Emma Hajiyeva was 25th among women.
Kristed ...

AZERBAIJAN U-19 WOMEN FOOTBALLERS DEFEAT NORTHERN IRELAND 3-1

10.10.2006 [10:52]
Azerbaijan’s national Under-19 women’s football team defeated Northern Ireland 3-1 in the European championship’s qualifying round game in Baku.
In the group's other match Denmark thumped Serbia 5-0.
The group’s ...

AZERBAIJANI GYMNAST CLAIMS GOLD AT INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT

09.10.2006 [20:23]
Azerbaijani gymnast Aliya Garayeva snatched gold with 65.6 point in all-round competitions of the Helsinki international tournament.
Moreover, Azerbaijani gymnast Teymur Shahlamazov will attend the 39th World Gymnastics Championship ...

BAKU-TBILISI-ERZURUM GAS PIPELINE’S CONSTRUCTION NEARING END, SOCAR

09.10.2006 [11:57]
State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) said construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum gas pipeline is nearing its end.
The pipeline will transport gas from the Shahdeniz field.
SOCAR added this ...

BAKU TO HOST WORLD BOXING CHAMPIONSHIP

09.10.2006 [11:50]
Best boxers from Azerbaijan, Cuba, Russia, China, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, the USA and African countries will gather in Baku on October 15 to participate in the word championship.
Azerbaijan’s senior coach ...