Sports

27 February 2010 [11:57]

Azerbaijan skier leaves Vancouver Olympics without medal

Azerbaijani skier Gaia Bassani Antivari took part in the competitions in slalom in the Vancouver Olympics.
26 February 2010 [15:27]

Azerbaijan's pankration wrestlers to vie for world medals

Azerbaijani young pankration wrestlers will compete in the world championship due in Krakow, Poland, next month.
25 February 2010 [13:51]

Azerbaijani skier reaches finish in Winter Olympics in Vancouver

Azerbaijani skier Gaia Bassani Antivari started her struggle in the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada on Feb. 24.
24 February 2010 [19:07]

Azerbaijani chess grandmaster holds draw in the Linares super tournament

Azerbaijani grandmaster Vugar Hashimov has been held to a draw by Spaniard Francisco Vallejo in the 9th round of the Linares super tournament, increasing his points to 4.
24 February 2010 [16:54]

Azerbaijani wrestlers to test strength in Bulgaria

Azerbaijan's freestyle wrestling team will compete in an international tournament in Burgas, Bulgaria.
24 February 2010 [12:31]

Azerbaijani skier succeeds to reach finish in Vancounver

Azerbaijan skier Cedric Notts started his struggle for medals in the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada on Feb. 23.
23 February 2010 [11:04]

Azerbaijani skier to compete in Vancouver today

Azerbaijan skier Cedric Notts will compete at the Winter Olympics in Vancouver today.
22 February 2010 [20:20]

Swiss tennis player wins Baku Cup-1

Swiss tennis player Erwin Leskovich has won Baku Cup-1 international tournament of F1 Futures series. The tournament took place at Baku Tennis Academy.
22 February 2010 [19:34]

Azerbaijani gymnasts win four grand Prix bronzes

Azerbaijani gymnasts have brought home four bronze medals from Grand Prix-2010 tournament in Moscow, Russia.
19 February 2010 [15:02]

Azerbaijan's Hashimov secures first victory in Linares chess tournament

Azerbaijan's Vugar Hashimov has claimed his first win in annual Linares chess tournament by defeating Spain’s Francisco Vallejo in the 5th round.
19 February 2010 [10:33]

Azerbaijani wrestlers to vie for medals in Ukraine

Azerbaijani wrestlers will compete in an international tournament starting in Kyiv, Ukraine, on Friday.
17 February 2010 [18:38]

Armenian boxers to trip to Baku for world cup

Young Armenian boxers will arrive in Baku.
17 February 2010 [10:15]

Azerbaijani gymnasts to battle for Grand Prix medals

Azerbaijani gymnasts will compete in the Grand Prix-2010 tournament starting in Moscow, Russia on Tuesday.
15 February 2010 [11:07]

Azerbaijan adds to medal haul in Istanbul

Azerbaijan have added three golds, two silvers and a bronze to their medal tally on the second day of annual Yasar Dogu tournament in Istanbul.
12 February 2010 [16:00]

Azerbaijani grandmaster to compete in Linares chess tournament

Azerbaijani chess grandmaster Vugar Hashimov will participate in annual Linares tournament due to kick off in Spain on Friday.
12 February 2010 [15:07]

Azerbaijani fencers to battle for world medals

Azerbaijan's Under-20 fencing team will compete in the World Cup tournament due to begin Saturday in Dourdan, France.
12 February 2010 [10:33]

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestling team to test strength in Yashar Dogu tournament

Azerbaijan's freestyle wrestling team will compete in annual international tournament in memory of Yashar Dogu kicking off in Istanbul Friday.
11 February 2010 [20:17]

Baku will host UEFA seminar

Baku will host on February 24-25 medical training of UEFA organized by Association of Football Federation of Azerbaijan (AFFA).
11 February 2010 [16:13]

Azerbaijani Olympic bronze medalist to join Dusseldorf grand prix

Beijing Olympic bronze medalist Movlud Miraliyev (100 kg) will compete in the 2010 Grand Prix Dusseldorf slated for Feb. 20.
10 February 2010 [17:37]

Azerbaijani chess player beats Philippine rival in Moscow

Azerbaijan's chess grandmaster Rauf Mammadov has made a successful start to Aeroflot Open annual international tournament in Moscow after defeating Philippine's Darvin Laylon.
10 February 2010 [15:32]

Azerbaijani badminton players claim bronze in Tehran

Azerbaijan's national badminton team have won bronze medal in an international tournament in Tehran, Iran.
09 February 2010 [18:53]

Azerbaijani gymnasts to compete in "Miss Valentine"

Azeri national team on rhythmic gymnastics will participate in an international tournament “Miss Valentine” on 22 February in Tartu (Estonia).
08 February 2010 [21:47]

Azerbaijani boxer to fight in Izhevsk

08 February 2010 [21:00]

Azerbaijan learns rivals for UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying round

Azerbaijan's national football team have learnt rivals for the qualifying round of the European championship in 2012.
04 February 2010 [18:47]

Azerbaijan to host int'l ice climbing tournament

Azerbaijan will host international tournament on ice climbing for the first time.
03 February 2010 [17:12]

Baku to host Paralympic photo exhibition

A photo exhibition featuring best moments of Paralympic tournaments will take place in Azerbaijan`s capital next Tuesday.
01 February 2010 [20:12]

Azerbaijani wrestlers win 6 medals in Turkey

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have brought home a clutch of 6 medals, including 3 golds from an international Vehbi Emre tournament in Istanbul, Turkey.
01 February 2010 [10:14]

Azerbaijani fighters to compete in WKF US Open

Azerbaijani karate fighters will participate in the WKF US Open tournament in Las Vegas.
01 February 2010 [09:21]

Azerbaijani wrestlers win 2 golds and 1 bronze in Istanbul

Azerbaijan's Greco-Roman wrestlers have claimed two gold and a bronze medal on the first day of annual Vehbi Emre tournament in Istanbul, Turkey.
29 January 2010 [18:37]

German female world football champion to visit Azerbaijan

German female football player, world and European champion Renate Lingor will pay a visit to Azerbaijan next Monday.
29 January 2010 [16:31]

Azerbaijan's futsal team miss chance to reach European final

Azerbaijan's futsal players have lost hopes of making it to their first ever European final after losing to Portugal on a penalty shoot-out in Debrecen, Hungary.
28 January 2010 [19:15]

Baku to host chess tournament to mark Maccabi Society’s anniversary

An international conference and chess tournament in celebration of the 10th anniversary of the “Maccabi-Azerbaijan” Jewish Cultural and Sport Society will take place here in autumn.
27 January 2010 [19:21]

Azerbaijan FIFA referee given new assignment at European Championship

Azerbaijan FIFA referee Anar Salmanov has been given a new assignment at the European Championship.
27 January 2010 [18:50]

Azerbaijani Air and Extreme Sports Federation becomes FAI member

Azerbaijan's Air and Extreme Sports Federation has become an active member of the Federation Aeronautique Internationale, FAI, the world's governing body for air sports.
25 January 2010 [19:07]

Azerbaijani wrestlers to battle for medals in Turkey

Azerbaijani wrestlers will compete in an international tournament in memory of Vehbi Emre in Istanbul, Turkey.
25 January 2010 [18:33]

Baku to host two int’l tennis tournaments

Azerbaijan's capital will host two international tennis tournaments next month.
25 January 2010 [14:04]

Azerbaijani cyclists to compete in Iran tours

Six Azerbaijani cyclists will join Kirman tour to be held in the Iranian city of Kirman on February 7-12.
21 January 2010 [19:44]

Azerbaijani dancers to join "Vitebsk Snowflake 2010"

The international 25th ballroom dances tournament “Vitebsk snowflake 2010” will take place on January 23-24 in Vitebsk, Russia.
20 January 2010 [14:53]

Azerbaijan's U-16 field hockey team leaves for Egypt

Azerbaijan's Under-16 field hockey team have headed to Egypt for a 10-day training camp.
19 January 2010 [13:38]

International cycle race kicks off in Iran

International cycle race kicked off in Iran along the Parsabad – Baku route.
19 January 2010 [09:35]

Int'l wrestling tournament wraps up in Baku

An international cadet freestyle wrestling tournament in memory of 20th January martyr Mushvig Isayev has ended in Azerbaijan`s capital.
15 January 2010 [17:46]

Azerbaijan national Greco-Roman wrestling team might visit Yerevan

Azerbaijan's national Greco-Roman wrestling team can take part in the World Cup to be held in Yerevan in mid-February.
15 January 2010 [09:21]

Azerbaijani wrestlers claim 9 medals in Russia

Azerbaijani young Greco-Roman wrestlers have brought home a clutch of 9 medals, including 5 golds from an international tournament in memory of Kazbek Nintsiev in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
14 January 2010 [10:51]

Azerbaijan chess player becomes the world champion

Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov was named best player of World Team Chess Championship for the number of points he scored in Bursa, Turkey.
13 January 2010 [11:57]

Azerbaijan beats Greece in Bursa world chess championship

Azerbaijan's chess team have secured a 3-1 win over Greece in the 8th round of the world championship in Bursa, Turkey.
12 January 2010 [16:07]

Azerbaijan beats Brazil in Bursa world chess championship

The Azerbaijan chess team secured a 3.5-0.5 win over Brazil Monday in the seventh round of the world championship in Bursa, Turkey.
12 January 2010 [13:06]

Azerbaijan consolidates third spot in Bursa world chess championship

Azerbaijan cemented the third spot for itself after 3.5-0.5 win over Brazil in the seventh round of the world team championship in Bursa, Turkey.
12 January 2010 [09:21]

Azerbaijan professional football League's president meets UAE counterpart

As part of his visit to the United Arab Emirates, President of Azerbaijan Professional Football League Ramin Musayev has met his counterpart Tariq Humaid Al Tayer.
11 January 2010 [16:32]

Azerbaijan climbs to 3rd spot at world chess championship

Azerbaijan's national chess team have made it to the third place in the world championship in Bursa, Turkey, after 6 rounds.