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 ...

INT’L JUDO TOURNAMENT ENDED

30.09.2003 [13:45]
The 27th traditional international judo tournament organized in memory of the twice Hero of Soviet Union Hazi Aslanov by the national Olympic Committee, ministry of youth, sports and tourism, Judo ...

TEYMUR RAJABOV WON INFORMAL MATCH

29.09.2003 [22:39]
An informal game between the world’s youngest grand master, world champion Teymur Rajabov and the twelfth chess champion Anatoliy Karpov has been won by the Azerbaijani master, who secured 3,5 ...

JUDO TOURNAMENT IN MEMORY OF HAZI ASLANOV ENDED

29.09.2003 [14:49]
On September 28, the 27th traditional International Judo Tournament in memory of twice hero of the Soviet Union, General Hazi Aslanov with the participation of 170 sportsmen from 6 ...

JUDO TOURNAMENT IN MEMORY OF AZI ASLANOV LAUNCHED IN BAKU

28.09.2003 [00:36]
On September 27, the 27th international judo tournament dedicated to the memory of Soviet Union Hero Genera Azi Aslanov was solemnly opened at Baku Sports Palace. About 100 sportsmen from ...

UNOFFICIAL MATCH BETWEEN TEYMUR RAJABOV AND ANATOLIY KARPOV DUE IN BAKU

27.09.2003 [15:51]
On 29 September at the ‘Khazar’ University will be held an unofficial match between the youngest gross master of world, finalist of the World Cup Teymur Rajabov and 12th Champion ...

NEXT CALLISTHENICS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE HELD IN BAKU

26.09.2003 [22:23]
Azerbaijani gymnast Dinara Gimatova has become the first in the history of Azerbaijan artistic gymnastics to gain Olympic license. In total, she ranked 11th in Budapest team tournament: hoop 10tt, ...

AZERBAIJANI GYMNAST GAINED LICENSE TO OLYMPIC

25.09.2003 [23:10]
According to the information received from Budapest, Hungary, Azerbaijani gymnast Dinara Gimatova has gained license to participate at the coming Olympic to be held in Athens. She won at the ...