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Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Abulfaz Nasirov (55kg) has won silver to seal his country’s fourth medal at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival. Nasirov lost 5-10 to Italian Simone Vincenzo Piroddu ...

Sports 2019-07-21 18:27:00

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Murad Hagverdiyev (45kg) has added a second gold to the nation`s medal haul at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival. He secured the title after defeating Georgian rival Nikolozi Santeladze 11-4 ...

Sports 2019-07-21 17:27:00

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Nihad Mammadli (55kg) has won a bronze medal at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival. He secured the bronze medal thanks to a victory over the representative ...

Sports 2019-07-21 16:46:00

Azerbaijan’s Greco-Roman wrestler Farid Sadigli (45kg) has bagged the first gold medal of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival which is held at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace. Sadigli secured the gold medal thanks to a victory over the ...

Sports 2019-07-21 16:10:00

Three Azerbaijani wrestlers have progressed to the final of the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival as wrestling competitions continue at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace. Freestyle wrestler Murad Haqverdiyev’s (45 kg) success was followed by Abulfaz Nasirov (55 kg) who defeated Harvey Ridings ...

Sports 2019-07-21 13:09:00

Ahead of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival, the Operations Committee has held a press conference on final preparations. The event brought together Minister of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov, vice president of the National Olympic ...

Sports 2019-07-21 11:50:00

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Murad Hagverdiyev (45 kg) in Group A defeated Russian rival Eldar Asakaev at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival. The wrestling competitions are held at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace ...

Sports 2019-07-21 10:50:00

The wrestling competitions of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival - "EYOF Baku 2019" have got underway at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace. On the first day of the competitions Azerbaijani freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers will contest medals in the 45kg and ...

Sports 2019-07-21 10:30:00

The tennis competitions of the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival - "EYOF Baku 2019", featuring men’s and women’s singles and doubles categories, have kicked off at Baku Tennis Academy. Azerbaijan’s hopes are pinned on Kanan Gasimov, Tamerlan Azizov, Alina Huseynova ...

Sports 2019-07-21 09:00:00

Nearly 345 media representatives will cover the 15th European Youth Olympic Festival to be held in Baku on July 21-27. About 3,900 athletes from 48 countries will contest 135 sets of medals ...

Sports 2019-07-20 22:33:00

Azerbaijani GM Shahriyar Mammadyarov has progressed to the final of the FIDE Grand Prix 2019 in Riga, Latvia. He qualified after beating Wesley So of the United States in the semifinal. 2019 FIDE Grand Prix series consists of four knockout tournaments, each with ...

Sports 2019-07-20 22:24:00

Baku is completely ready to host 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival and I am very glad that we are in Baku again for this event, said President of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Janez Kocijančič. Janez Kocijančič mentioned that the city does not only have the necessary infrastructure for hosting ...

Sports 2019-07-20 20:36:00

President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order to institute rewards for Azerbaijan`s winning athletes and their coaches at the 30th World Summer Universiade which was held in Naples, Italy. Under the Presidential Order, the amount of rewards ...

Sports 2019-07-20 14:47:00

Azerbaijani powerlifter Elshan Huseynov has booked a spot at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games to be held in Tokyo. He qualified after lifting 217kg in the 107kg weight category. ...

Sports 2019-07-20 11:41:00

The FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships are returning to Baku after 14 years. Elegant gymnasts will test their strength at National Gymnastics Arena in the course of 7 days from September ...

Sports 2019-07-20 10:22:00

The Executive Board of Baku 2019 European Youth Olympic Festival has named Vugar Talibov, 15, as the flagbearer of the Azerbaijani national team. Judoka Talibov will wave Azerbaijani flag at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Festival in Baku Crystal Hall ...

Sports 2019-07-20 09:14:00

Formula 1 has announced that Melbourne shall remain the home of the Australian Grand Prix until 2025, extending the venue's original contract by two years, according to the f1 website. The coastal capital of the southeastern state of Victoria has been ...

Sports 2019-07-19 13:45:00

Azerbaijani fighters have won a clutch of seven medals, including two golds at Jiu Jitsu World Open Championship 2019 in Moscow, Russia. Fakhraddin Huseynov and Vusal Eynullayev bagged gold medals ...

Sports 2019-07-19 10:22:00

The Black and Caspian Sea Countries Karate Championship will be held in Rize, Black Sea city of Turkey, in August. The championships will feature children, cadet, junior, senior and veteran categories. Karate fighters from member countries of the World Karate Federation, including Azerbaijan ...

Sports 2019-07-19 09:13:00

Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov has advanced to the semifinal of the FIDE Grand Prix 2019 in Riga. He qualified after defeating Poland`s Jan-Krzysztof Duda in tie-breaks ...

Sports 2019-07-18 09:43:00