French Francois Letexier will referee a game between Sporting CP and Qarabag in the Matchday 1 of the UEFA Europa League group stage. Letexier will be assisted by his fellow countrymen Cyril Mugnier and Mehdi Rahmouni. Bertrand Jouannaud will be the fourth ...

Azerbaijan`s Farzaliyev clinches bronze at Berlin Karate1 Premier League

16.09.2018 [17:26]
Azerbaijan`s Firdovsi Farzaliyev has won bronze at the Karate1 Premier League of the World Karate Federation in Berlin, Germany. He defeated Kazakh Kaysar Alpisbay in the men`s 60kg weight category in the bronze-medal bout. ...

Azerbaijani swimmer wins world cup in Doha

16.09.2018 [13:58]
Azerbaijan`s Maksim Shemberev has claimed gold in the men`s 200m butterfly event in the Swimming World Cup in Doha, Qatar. He secured the medal after timing 1:58.45 ahead of Hungary`s David Verraszto and China`s Yuhang Wu ...

Three Azerbaijani wrestlers into final of Minsk Grand Prix

15.09.2018 [13:26]
Three Azerbaijani wrestlers have progressed to the final of an international Grand Prix commemorating Alexander Medved in Minsk, Belarus. Three-time world champion Haji Aliyev and Murad Suleymanov will vie for gold ...

Junior Azerbaijani judoka wins European bronze

14.09.2018 [20:55]
Azerbaijani fighter Murad Fatiyev has grabbed a bronze medal on the second day of the Junior European Judo Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria. Fatiyev secured the medal in the men`s 81kg weight category ...

2021: A first look at concepts for F1's future

14.09.2018 [19:00]
F1 has been working with the FIA and the teams to create a Formula 1 car for 2021 that delivers better racing and has the looks to match. The design will continue to evolve over the next year but here’s a first look at the concepts that will shape F1’s future ...

F1 planning at least seven fan festival events for 2019

13.09.2018 [11:18]
Formula 1 will expand its roster of fan festival events to at least seven next year, according to the www.racefans.net. Following the introduction of the events with F1 Live London in 2017, three fan festivals were held this year in Shanghai ...

Azerbaijan women`s volleyball team thrash Cameroon 4-0

11.09.2018 [17:42]
The Azerbaijan women’s national volleyball team have routed Cameroon 4-0 in a friendly match as part of preparations for the World Championship in Japan. The match took place as part of Azerbaijan`s training camp in ...

“I believe that World Judo Championship will be excellently organized in Baku’

10.09.2018 [20:56]
“I believe that the World Judo Championship will be excellently organized by Azerbaijan,” said sports director of the Spanish Judo Federation Sara Alvarez Menendez. “Our judokas have been preparing for this competition for a long time. They have trained very well both technically and ...

Azerbaijani female chess player to compete at 40th Rashid Nezhmetdinov Cup

10.09.2018 [18:56]
Azerbaijani chess player Turkan Mammadyarova will test her strength at the Rashid Nezhmetdinov Cup due to start in Kazan, Russia from September 11-21. The tournament will bring together 79 chess players, including 31 grandmasters ...

Press conference on results of World Nomad Games held in Kyrgyzstan

09.09.2018 [11:47]
A press conference on results of World Nomad Games has been held in Kyrgyzstan. First Deputy Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Kubatbek Boronov, deputy Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Altynay ...

Azerbaijani woman wrestler Stadnik into final of Poland Open tournament

08.09.2018 [12:25]
Azerbaijani woman wrestler Maria Stadnik has qualified for the final of the Poland Open international tournament in Warsaw. A three-time Olympic medalist, world and seven-time European champion, Stadnik made it to the 50kg final after defeating ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter qualifies for Youth Olympic Games 2018

07.09.2018 [11:12]
Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Javad Aghayev has booked a spot at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games after winning a qualifying event in Russia. He won Russian Open G1 category tournament in the 63kg weight class ...

Azerbaijani wrestler wins gold at 3rd World Nomad Games

07.09.2018 [10:46]
Azerbaijan`s Jalal Suleymanov has won a gold medal in the national wrestling event at the 3rd World Nomad Games in Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan. He claimed the title after beating a Kyrgyz wrestler in the men`s 60kg final. Suleymanov added first gold to Azerbaijan`s medal haul at the 3rd World Nomad Games, which ...

Azerbaijani draughts player crowned world champion

05.09.2018 [21:05]
Azerbaijan`s Parviz Hasanov has won a gold medal at the World Draughts-64 Disabilities Championship in the Polish town of Mlawa. An Azerbaijani and European champion, Hasanov secured the medal ...

Azerbaijani wrestler Stadnik to compete in Poland Open Grand Prix

05.09.2018 [19:53]
Azerbaijani woman wrestler Maria Stadnik will contest medals at the Poland Open international tournament. A three-time Olympic medalist, world and seven-time European champion, Stadnik will be in action in the 50kg weight category. ...

Azerbaijani athletes make successful start to 3rd World Nomad Games

05.09.2018 [16:55]
Azerbaijani athletes have claimed eight medals on the opening day of the World Nomad Games in Issyk-Kul, Kyrgyzstan. Gozal Zotova took silver in the women’s belt wrestling event, while Elmaddin Ramazonov grabbed bronze in the men’s discipline ...

Azerbaijani gymnasts to compete at 36th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championship determined

05.09.2018 [09:59]
Azerbaijani gymnasts, including Aliya Pashayeva, Siyana Vasileva, Ayshen Bayramova, Diana Doman and Zeynab Hummatova will compete at the 36th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championship, Individual and Group Competitions, in Sofia, Bulgaria, September 10-16 ...

Young Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter wins international tournament in Russia

04.09.2018 [21:31]
Young Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Hatam Hasanli has claimed gold on the first day of an international tournament in Russia. He secured the medal in the men’s 45kg weight class ...