US women's basketball team beat Japan to seal 7th consecutive Olympics gold

08.08.2021 [18:10]
The US women's basketball team defeated Japan 90-75 on Sunday, capturing their seventh consecutive Olympics gold. Brittney Griner led Team USA with 30 points, five rebounds, and three blocks and broke the record for the most points in a women's Olympic gold medal game at Saitama Super Arena ...

Azerbaijani judoka clinches silver at European Cup

08.08.2021 [17:52]
Azerbaijani judoka Nurlan Osmanov has claimed a silver medal at the European Cup in Orenburg, Russia. He secured the medal in the men`s 73kg weight class. The tournament brings together nearly 200 judokas from 14 countries ...

Kenya's Kipchoge wins Olympic marathon title

08.08.2021 [12:24]
Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge delivered a masterclass in running to retain the Olympic title in the men’s marathon at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The Kenyan runner, running in his fourth Olympics, crossed the finish line in Sapporo Odori Park in a time of two hours eight ...

Iryna Zaretska adds 7th medal to Azerbaijan's Olympic haul

07.08.2021 [16:39]
Azerbaijani female karate fighter Iryna Zaretska has won silver to seal her country's 7th medal at Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Zaretska lost to Egyptian Feryal Abdelaziz in the women`s kumite +61kg gold medal bout ...

Mariya Stadnik captures Olympic bronze

07.08.2021 [16:25]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Mariya Stadnik has claimed a bronze medal of the Tokyo Olympics. Stadnik earned the country’s 6th medal after beating Mongolian Namuuntsetseg Ochir Tsogt in the women`s freestyle 50kg bronze medal match ...

Wrestler Aliyev bags Azerbaijan’s second silver at Tokyo 2020

07.08.2021 [15:30]
Freestyle wrestler Haji Aliyev has added a second silver to Azerbaijan`s medal haul at Tokyo 2020 Olympics. He lost to Japanese Takuto Otoguro in the men`s 65kg final ...

Azerbaijani karate fighter takes Olympic silver

06.08.2021 [17:16]
Azerbaijani karate fighter Rafael Aghayev has won a silver medal at Tokyo 2020 Olympics. He lost to Italian Luigi Busa in the men`s kumite -75kg gold ...

Azerbaijani Rafael Aghayev into final of Tokyo Olympics

06.08.2021 [16:39]
Azerbaijani karate fighter Rafael Aghayev has progressed to the final of Tokyo 2020 Olympics after beating Hungarian Gabor Karoly Harspataki 7-0. Aghayev will face Italian Luigi Busa in the men`s kumite -75kg gold medal bout ...

Azerbaijan’s Haji Aliyev to wrestle for Olympic gold

06.08.2021 [14:42]
Azerbaijan’s freestyle wrestler Haji Aliyev (65kg) has qualified for the final of the Tokyo Olympics after defeating Indian Bajrang Bajrang 12-5. He will lock horns with Japanese Takuto Otoguro in the gold medal bout ...

Tokyo Olympics see 29 more COVID-19 cases, total nearing 400

06.08.2021 [12:53]
Another 29 people associated with the ongoing Tokyo Olympics have tested positive for COVID-19, the games' organizing body said Friday, lifting the total since the start of July to 382, according to Kyodo News ...

Barcelona officially announce Lionel Messi's exit

06.08.2021 [11:18]
Barcelona officially confirmed the departure of Argentine superstar Lionel Messi on Thursday due to "financial and structural" issues, according to Anadolu Agency. The talks over a new deal between former team captain and Barcelona broke down as Messi's contract expired in June. "Despite club and player reaching ...