Sports

15 June 2010 [10:04]

Azerbaijan Senior Wrestling Championship to start today

Azerbaijan Senior Wrestling Championship will start at Sharhadchi Sports Complex today, according to the Azerbaijani Wrestling Federation.
14 June 2010 [13:35]

Azerbaijani paralympian athletes to compete in Italy Open

The Azerbaijan national Paralympic athletics team will join the Italy Open in Imola, Italy on June 18-20.
14 June 2010 [11:08]

Azerbaijani gymnast becomes 3-time Grand Prix winner in Austria

Grand Prix Rhythmic Gymnastics tournament has wrapped up in Innsbruck, Austria.
12 June 2010 [13:35]

Azerbaijani gymnast starts performance in Baltic Cup

International Rhythmic Gymnastics Tournament Baltic Cup started in the in the Polish city Rumia today.
12 June 2010 [09:00]

President Ilham Aliyev reaffirmed his support for refinery project, Petkim representative

Member of the Board of Petkim, Turkey`s leading petrochemical company, Kenan Yavuz said SOCAR-Turgas joint venture has received a license letter for construction of the oil-refining plant.
11 June 2010 [14:07]

Azerbaijani boxer beats Armenian rival, reaches European championship finals

The semifinals of the European Boxing Championship took place in Moscow today.
10 June 2010 [15:45]

Azerbaijani boxer to face Armenian rival at the European semi-finals

Armenian boxer Ovanes Danielyan will be Azeri boxer Elvin Mamishzadeh's rival in the semifinal of the European Championship in Moscow.
10 June 2010 [14:30]

Azerbaijani boxer victorious over his Armenian rival at European Championship

Azerbaijani boxer Elvin Mamishzadeh (48 kg) has defeated Armenian rival David Ayrapetyan representing Russia at the European Championship in Moscow.
09 June 2010 [10:07]

Azebaijani National Olympic Commitee speaks out about the upcoming Olympics in Singapore

Not much time remains till the beginning of the Junior Olympia Championship in Singapore, in August. About the upcoming tournament speaks the Vice president of the Azebaijani National Olympic Commitee, Chingiz Huseynzade.
08 June 2010 [14:24]

Azerbaijan U-17 soccer team to play Belarus in Moldova tournament

The Azerbaijan U-17 football team will face Belarus today in an international tournament in Moldova.
08 June 2010 [10:40]

Azerbaijani U-17 to compete in International Soccer Tournament in Moldova

The Azerbaijan U-17 football team will compete in an international tournament in Moldova, according to the Association of Football Federations of Azerbaijan (AFFA).
07 June 2010 [18:08]

Azerbaijani wrestlers win 9 medals in Turkey

Young Azerbaijani wrestlers have brought home a clutch of 9 medals, including 3 golds from the Victory Cup in Kusadasi, Turkey.
07 June 2010 [17:58]

Young Azerbaijani judo fighters win European medals

Azerbaijani young judo fighters have garnered 3 medals, including one gold in the European cup in Leibnitz, Austria.
05 June 2010 [12:35]

Azerbaijan rowers win bronze at the World Cup

Azerbaijan rowers won a bronze at the third stage of the World Cup held in the German city of Duisburg, National Rowing Federation of Azerbaijan said.
05 June 2010 [11:55]

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers win 4 medals in Ukraine

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers grabbed 2 silver and 2 bronze medals at the international tournament in honor of sport master V. Yurash.
05 June 2010 [11:07]

Azerbaijiani weightlifters to train in Bulgaria

Azerbaijan's weightlifting team will attend trainings in Bulgaria`s Shumen and Varna cities on June 5-30.
04 June 2010 [14:55]

Azerbaijan's grandmaster attends chess roundtable meeting in Odessa

A roundtable meeting on the “Popularization of the Chess Game: Experience, Perspectives and Plan of Action” has been held in Odessa, Ukraine.
02 June 2010 [12:57]

Azerbaijani boxers to vie for European medals

Azerbaijani boxers will compete in the European championship starting in Moscow, Russia on Friday.
02 June 2010 [12:14]

Azerbaijani judo fighters to compete in European Cup

The 9-strong Azerbaijani judo team will compete in the European Cup, due to start Saturday in the Leibnitz, Austria.
01 June 2010 [17:35]

Azerbaijani weightlifting championship ends

The Azerbaijan weightlifting championship has wrapped up.
01 June 2010 [15:40]

Azerbaijani chess players attend Chiburdanidze Cup in Tbilisi

The Maia Chiburdanidze Cup international women`s chess tournament is underway in Tbilisi.
31 May 2010 [15:54]

Azerbaijan's veteran judo fighters win 4 world medals

Azerbaijani veteran judo fighters have gained 4 medals at the world championship in Budapest, Hungary.
31 May 2010 [13:07]

Baku to host Azerbaijani rhythmic gymnastics championship

The seventeenth Azerbaijani rhythmic gymnastics championship will be held in Baku June 4-5.
31 May 2010 [10:35]

European Volleyball Confederation vice-president: Azerbaijan can serve as a lesson to other countries

Vice-president of the European Volleyball Confederation has praised the development of volleyball in Azerbaijan.
28 May 2010 [13:19]

Azerbaijan's taekwondo champ invited to the Martial Arts Festival in Beijing

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Tavakkul Bayramov, who recently won the European title, has received a special invitation from the organizers of the Martial Arts Festival to be held in Beijing in August.
28 May 2010 [11:57]

Azerbaijani woman judo fighter claims world title among veterans

Azerbaijan judo fighter Zulfiya Huseynova has won the title of world champion among veterans.
28 May 2010 [11:03]

Azerbaijani grandmaster to battle for world medals

Azerbaijan's European champion Vugar Hashimov will compete in the fourth ACP World rapid chess cup in Odessa, Ukraine.
26 May 2010 [18:23]

Azerbaijani grandmaster to challenge reigning champ for the World Title

Azerbaijani chess grandmaster Teymur Rajabov has become a second bidder who will challenge reigning Viswanathan Anand of India for the title of the FIDE world champion.
26 May 2010 [12:23]

Azerbaijani fencers claim 3 medals at international Baku tournament

Azerbaijani junior fencers have won three medals at an international tournament in Azerbaijan's capital.
26 May 2010 [09:56]

Azerbaijani judo fighters win 7 European medals

Young Azerbaijani judo fighters have grabbed a clutch of seven medals, including 2 golds from the European cup in Szczyrk, Poland.
25 May 2010 [17:25]

Azerbaijan kickboxer wins world title for 13th time

Famous Azerbaijani kickboxer Eduard Mammadov won the world championship in the Hungarian town of Szeged.
25 May 2010 [15:04]

Azerbaijani wrestlers to battle in 5 weight classes in Singapore youth olympics

Azerbaijan have announced five weight categories its young wrestlers will compete in at this year`s Olympic Games in Singapore.
25 May 2010 [12:46]

Azerbaijani table tennis players battle for world medals

Azerbaijan's national table tennis team are competing in the 50th World Championship in Moscow, which brings together 800 players from 116 countries.
25 May 2010 [10:10]

Azerbaijani kickboxers claim 10 medals at World Cup in Hungary

Azerbaijan have brought home a clutch of ten medals, half of them gold, from the 16th International Kickboxing Cup in Szeged, Hungary, which brought together fighters from 24 countries.
24 May 2010 [11:48]

Azerbaijani rower claims gold at Piestany regatta

Azerbaijani rower Andrey Kraytor has produced an impressive performance at an international regatta in Piestany, Slovakia, to win gold.
24 May 2010 [11:20]

Azerbaijan versus Europe in a kickboxing tournament...

Baku has hosted "Azerbaijan vs Europe" kickboxing tournament, which saw local fighters defeat their rivals 8-2.
24 May 2010 [10:37]

Baki FC wins Azerbaijan Cup

On May 23, at the Tofiq Bakhramov Stadium in Baku, local Baki FC met Khazar-Lankaran in a final match of the Azerbaijani Soccer Cup.
24 May 2010 [10:07]

Final round of Azerbaijan Case Competition held in Baku

The U.S. Educated Azerbaijani Alumni Association (AAA) has organized today the final round of the Azerbaijan Case Competition.
24 May 2010 [09:23]

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers seal Olympic spots

Four Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have qualified for this year's Singapore Olympic Games after triumphing at an international qualifying event in Poznan, Poland.