Dutch referees to control Azerbaijan vs Hungary match

06.06.2019 [15:24]
Dutch referee Kevin Blom will take charge of the match between Azerbaijan and Hungary in the UEFA EURO 2020 qualifying round. Blom will be assisted by his fellow countrymen Bas van Dongen and Johan Balder, while fourth official of the game will be Serdar ...

Baku Olympic Stadium classified in UEFA Elite List of Stadia

06.06.2019 [13:22]
The Baku Olympic Stadium has been classified in the UEFA Elite List of Stadia. The 2019 UEFA Europa League final between Chelsea and Arsenal was held at the Baku Olympic Stadium on May 29. Chelsea beat Arsenal 4-1 to win the Europa League final ...

Ronaldo hat-trick sends Portugal into UEFA Nations League final

06.06.2019 [12:12]
Cristiano Ronaldo hit a hat-trick as Portugal withstood a huge moment of VAR controversy to beat Switzerland 3-1 and reach UEFA Nations League final on home soil in Porto. Ronaldo's free-kick opened the scoring midway through the first half, but the Swiss levelled when the referee ...

Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at European Cadet Championships

04.06.2019 [16:11]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at the European Cadet Championships 2019 to be held in Warsaw, Poland on June 27-29. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 18 judo fighters ...

Shahriyar Mammadyarov to compete at Altibox Norway Chess 2019 tournament

03.06.2019 [20:50]
Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov will contest medals at the sixth annual Altibox Norway Chess tournament to be held in Stavanger. This year`s Altibox Norway Chess will be the first elite classical round-robin to trial a radical approach to the ...

Azerbaijani wrestlers to contest medals at Junior European Championships

03.06.2019 [16:34]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers will compete at the Junior European Championships to be held in Pontevedra, Spain from June 3-9. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on five wrestlers ...

Azerbaijani triathlete ranks 4th at European Championships

03.06.2019 [15:40]
Azerbaijan`s Rostislav Pevtsov has finished fourth at 2019 Weert ETU Triathlon European Championships in the Netherlands. British Alistair Brownlee claimed the European title ...

Azerbaijani women judokas win four medals at European Open 2019

02.06.2019 [20:06]
Azerbaijani female judo fighters have grabbed four medals, including one gold, at Cluj-Napoca European Open 2019 held in Romania. The gold medal was claimed by Gultaj Mammadaliyeva in the 52kg weight category ...

Two Azerbaijani gymnasts win FIG Artistic World Challenge Cup

02.06.2019 [19:58]
Two Azerbaijani gymnasts have won gold medals at the FIG Artistic World Challenge Cup in Koper, Slovenia. Marina Nekrasova climbed on to the winner`s rostrum after scoring 14.475 points in the women`s vault exercises. Nikita Simonov earned Azerbaijan gold with a score of 14.600 points in the exercises with rings ...

Azerbaijani weightlifters to contest medals at Junior World Championships

01.06.2019 [21:11]
Azerbaijani weightlifters Sabina Azimova (55kg) and Alish Nazarov (102kg) will test their strength at the 2019 IWF Junior World Championships in Suva, Fiji. The championships brings together 311 athletes from 51 countries ...

FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships returns to Baku after 14 years

01.06.2019 [21:04]
After 14 years, Baku will again host the FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships on September 16-22. Elegant gymnasts will test their strength at National Gymnastics Arena in the course of 7 days. Both individual gymnasts and teams in group exercises will compete in the All-Around and Apparatus Finals ...

British football fans: Henrikh Mkhitaryan would be safe in Baku

01.06.2019 [16:43]
“Arsenal's midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan would be safe in Baku. The security of football players, fans and tourists was organized at the highest level in Baku,” British football fan Richard Scales, who arrived in Baku to watch the UEFA Europa League final on May 29, shared his impressions about Baku and the final game ...

Azerbaijani female fencer claims gold at U23 European Championships in Bulgaria

01.06.2019 [16:12]
Azerbaijani Anna Bashta has grabbed a gold medal at the U23 European Fencing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. She secured the medal thanks to a victory over Italian fencer Lucia Lucarini 15-12 in the final ...

Azerbaijani female judokas to battle for medals at Cluj-Napoca European Open 2019

31.05.2019 [22:33]
Azerbaijani female judo fighters will test their strength at Cluj-Napoca European Open 2019 to be held in Romania on June 1-2. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on eight female judokas. ...

Azerbaijani judokas to compete at Junior European Cup 2019

31.05.2019 [21:40]
Azerbaijani judokas will contest medals at the Junior European Cup 2019 to be held in Leibnitz, Austria. Azerbaijan`s hopes will pinned on 18 judo fighters. The two-day tournament will bring together nearly 650 judokas from 34 countries ...

Azerbaijani U19 footballers to face Belarus in friendlies

31.05.2019 [17:28]
The Azerbaijan national under-19 football team will take on Belarus in two friendly matches. The games will be held in Minsk on June ...

Azerbaijani gymnasts take two medals in World Challenge Cup

30.05.2019 [21:03]
Azerbaijani athletes have won two medals in FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup in Osijek, Croatia. Nikita Simonov bagged a gold medal for Azerbaijan in the rings event, while Ivan Tikhonov captured bronze in the pommel horse event ...

Gothenburg to stage 2021 Women's Champions League final

30.05.2019 [14:45]
Gamla Ullevi, Gothenburg has been picked as the venue for the 2021 UEFA Women's Champions League final in May of that year – which will mark the 400th anniversary of the Swedish city's founding, official website of UEFA reports. The UEFA Executive Committee made the decision at their meeting in Baku ...

Chelsea scorers set records in Europa League drubbing of Arsenal

30.05.2019 [13:15]
Wednesday’s Europa League final saw each of Chelsea’s three goal-scorers set or equal records, according to Goal. Olivier Giroud, Pedro and Eden Hazard each scored in a game that saw the West London side lift the Europa League trophy and ...