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Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at the Montreal Grand Prix 2019 to be held in Canada on July 5-7. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on nine judo fighters. The Montreal Grand Prix will bring together nearly 200 judokas ...

Sports 2019-05-23 20:37:00

The UEFA Executive Committee will hold its next meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan, on May 29, according to the official website of UEFA. The main points on the agenda of the UEFA Executive Committee meeting are: UEFA Women’s Champions League final ...

Sports 2019-05-23 20:31:00

In line with the conclusions of the feasibility study approved by the FIFA Council at its last meeting, FIFA and Qatar have jointly explored all possibilities to increase the number of participant teams from 32 to 48 teams by involving neighbouring countries at the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, according to the official website of FIFA ...

Sports 2019-05-23 17:57:00

Azerbaijani boxers will contest medals at the EUBC Junior European Championships to be held in Galati, Romania from May 24 to June 2. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 11 boxers. ...

Sports 2019-05-22 19:00:00

The Azerbaijan national under-21 football team have been held to a 1-1 draw by Croatian Slaven Belupo-2 in a friendly. Azerbaijan’s goal came from Ismayil Ibrahimli. The match was held as part of the Azerbaijani footballers` training camp in Slovenia. ...

Sports 2019-05-22 17:32:00

Azerbaijani athletes will test their strength at the 50th International Elite Men and Women Boxing Tournament “Grand Prix Usti nad Labem” to be held in the Czech Republic. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on four boxers ...

Sports 2019-05-21 21:46:00

The former Formula One legend and three-time world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, his family has said, according to The Guardian. The Austrian died overnight on Monday, eight months after receiving a lung transplant. Lauda, who won titles in 1975, 1977 and 1984, was hugely admired, respected and liked ...

Sports 2019-05-21 15:20:00

Toni Kroos has signed a contract extension with Real Madrid until 2023, according to Sky Sports. The Germany international had been linked with a move away from the Bernabeu this summer, with reports in Spain suggesting ...

Sports 2019-05-21 12:34:00

Azerbaijan`s triple jumper Nazim Babayev has captured a bronze medal at Seiko Golden Grand Prix Osaka 2019 in Japan. He secured the medal with a jump of 16.48m. American Omar Craddock became the winner ...

Sports 2019-05-20 21:33:00

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Milad Beigi Harchegani has become a two-time world champion after claiming gold at the World Championships in Manchester. He secured the gold medal in the 80kg weight category ...

Sports 2019-05-20 20:05:00

Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers have grabbed two bronze medals at the European Championships held in Gijon, Spain. The medals were clinched by Nasimi Umbayev (52kg) and Bakhtiyar Abbasov (82kg) ...

Sports 2019-05-20 18:39:00

Azerbaijani judoka Murad Fatiyev (81kg) has claimed a gold medal at Orenburg Senior European Cup 2019 in Russia. Fatiyev secured the medal thanks to a victory over Russian Turpal Tepkaev. ...

Sports 2019-05-20 16:58:00

The 11th European Championships in Aerobic Gymnastics will be held in Baku on May 24-26. The three-day championships will bring together gymnasts from 22 countries. Aerobic Gymnastics is a non-Olympic discipline which requires a serious physical preparation ...

Sports 2019-05-20 16:41:00

Young Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters have topped the overall medal table of an international tournament held in the city of Ordu, Turkey. The team topped boys` event, and ranked second in the girls` division ...

Sports 2019-05-19 12:37:00

Azerbaijan`s Irina Zaretska has made it to the final of the Karate 1 Series A tournament in the Turkish city of Istanbul. She will take on Montenegro`s Marina Rakovic in the 68kg gold medal bout later on Sunday ...

Sports 2019-05-19 12:08:00

LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday, Reuters reported. The pair were involved in an altercation in the 86th minute of the match after Sweden’s Ibrahimovic ...

Sports 2019-05-18 21:45:00

Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and the Fastest Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, has again supported the traditional “Spring Futsal Tournament” among young persons with hearing impairments. Five teams being “Baku”, “Azeri”, “Zirve”, “Shimshek” and “Umid” have taken part in the “Spring Tournament” ...

Sports 2019-05-18 15:50:00

Chelsea and England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has had surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles, his club said on Thursday, almost certainly ruling him out of this month’s Europa League final against London rivals Arsenal, according to Reuters. "Ruben Loftus-Cheek has seen a specialist today and will ...

Sports 2019-05-17 18:06:00

The USA Tribune has published an article by sports commentator and die-hard Chelsea fan Ethan Jenkins headlined “UEFA Europa League Final: is Baku the right location?”. AZERTAC presents the article ...

Sports 2019-05-17 17:19:00

An Azerbaijani delegation led by Vice-President of Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee, member of the Executive Committee of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Chingiz Huseynzade will participate in the 2nd EOC Executive Committee Meeting on May 17 and the EOC seminar on May 18-19 in Vienna, Austria ...

Sports 2019-05-16 21:16:00