AZERBAIJAN READY TO HOST GALA-JUVE MATCH

27.11.2003 [18:33]
In connection with terrorist acts in Istanbul that caused human losses, despite security guarantees of the Turkish Football Federation, UEFA leadership decided to put off the match between Galatasaray and ...

15-YEAR-OLD CHESS PLAYER BECOMES NATIONAL CHAMPION

27.11.2003 [18:29]
Azerbaijan men’s Chess Championship finalized in the chess club. Silver winner of the European Championship among players under 16, 15-year-old Rauf Mammadov won Sanan Dovlatov in the decisive clash with ...

AZERBAIJANI HANDBALL PLAYERS IN EUROPE-2004 CHAMP

27.11.2003 [17:39]
Azerbaijan national women team on handball will participate at the joint qualification tournament of the European Champ 2004. In the qualification round the Azerbaijani nationals won the team of Switzerland ...

CHAMPIONSHIP-RICH NOVEMBER

27.11.2003 [14:00]
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Championship will be held at Sport’s Lyceum of Olympic reserves from November 27 to 29. According to Secretary General of Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation Chingiz Shamilov, some 70 athletes ...

AZERBAIJANI WEIGHT LIFTERS WON FIVE OLYMPIC LICENSES

26.11.2003 [12:29]
Having ranked thirteenth the Azerbaijan national team has won five licenses for the Olympic games–2004 in the World Heavy Athletics Championship in Vancouver. On the last day of competition, Aslan ...

GREAT SUCCESS OF YOUNG JUDOISTS OF ZAGATALA PROVINCE

26.11.2003 [12:28]
A remarkable event occurred in the sport life of Zagatala. Young judoists Orkhan Ajigayev and Rashid Mammadov succeeded in the World Junior Judo championship held in Antalya, Turkey. Both athletes ...

SPORTSMEN – TELECOMMUNICATION WORKERS WON 3 GOLD $ 2 SILVER MEDALS

22.11.2003 [23:04]
Five members of “Rabitachi” sports club won 3 gold and 2 silver medals at the European Kickboxing Championship held in Budapest, AzerTAj reports.
Emin Suleymanov, Elman and Eldar Gazibayovs took ...

14 COUNTRIES TO ATTEND WORLD CALISTHENICS CUP IN BAKU

20.11.2003 [17:03]
14 countries – Estonia, Poland, Uzbekistan, Germany, China, Great Britain, Spain, Georgia, Bulgaria, Russia, Finland, Belarus, Latvia and Thailand have already expressed their desire to attend the contests of the ...

AZERBAIJAN HANDBALL TEAM LEFT FOR BULGARIA

20.11.2003 [17:00]
Azerbaijan Handball team left for Bulgaria to partake at the qualification matches of the European Handball Championship among women.
Handball players from Bulgaria, Greece and Switzerland will be rivals of ...

BASKETBALL CLUB “GALA” QUALIFIED FOR THE NEXT ROUND OF EUROPEAN CUP

20.11.2003 [12:43]
Champion of Azerbaijan, leader of the current championship, basketball club “Gala” has qualified for the next round of the European Cup without any matches. According to the Youth, Sports and ...

AZERBAIJAN TEAM AMONG SIX OF WORLD HEAVY ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP

19.11.2003 [17:11]
Azerbaijani weight-kifters take the sixth place at the World Heavy Athletics Championship held in Vancouver / Canada/. Asif Malikov / 56kg/, Afgan Bayramov / 69kg/ took the 13th places, ...

FAMIL SULEYMANOV- EUROPEAN BOXING CHAMPION

19.11.2003 [12:45]
European Boxing Championship among secondary schools students ended in Rome.
At the contests with the participation of the representatives of 19 countries, Azerbaijan was represented by seven boxers, AzerTAj correspondent ...

EUROPEAN JUDO YOUTH CHAMP TO BE HELD IN SARAJEVO

19.11.2003 [12:45]
European Judo Youth Championship will be held in the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina, November 21-23.
Azerbaijani judoists – Rashad Guliyev (60kg), Namig Sultanov (66kg), Museyib Jafarov (73kg), Fariz ...

AZERBAIJANI SPECIALIST NOMINATED FOR SENIOR REFEREE IN BOXING COMPETITIONS IN OLYMPIC GAMES-2004

15.11.2003 [14:24]
Leadership of the International Amateur Boxing Federation has recommended vice-president, member its referee committee, president of Azerbaijan Boxing Federation of Azerbaijan Agajan Abiyev to the position of senior referee in ...

DINA GORINA – WINNER OF AZERBAIJAN CALLISTHENICS CHAMP

14.11.2003 [18:00]
Azerbaijan Calisthenics Championship with the participation of 20 sportsmen – candidates to master of sports and four gymnasts of honorary title ended at sports complex of the National Olympic Committee. ...

30 GYMNASTS TO PARTICIPATE IN TOURNAMENT

11.11.2003 [17:09]
The Artistic Gymnastics Tournament is due on November 12-13 at the sports complex of the National Olympic Committee. According to the Federation’s press-service, 23 candidates for master of sports and ...

AZERBAIJANI ACROBATS SUCCESSFUL AT EUROPEAN CHAMP

10.11.2003 [16:50]
The 21st European Sports Acrobatics Championship among seniors and the Fifth Youth Championship ended in Zelena Gura / Poland/. Azerbaijan was represented in three kinds of sports.
The men group ...

WORLD HEAVY ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP LAUNCHES IN VANCOUVER

08.11.2003 [22:07]
World Heavy Athletics Championship with the participation of Azerbaijani weight-kifters will start in Vancouver, on November 4. Asif Melikov will compete under 56 kg weight class, Afgan Bayramov and Turan ...

FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT TO BE CONDUCTED AMONG DIASPORA ORGANIZATIONS

08.11.2003 [21:59]
To expand ties among Diaspora organizations the State Committee on work with Azerbaijanis residing abroad will organize football matches among Diaspora societies.
The first competition is due in December in ...