Russia snub new Adidas shirts with upside-down flag

15.11.2019 [16:36]
Russia's football authorities said Wednesday the national team will not be wearing new Adidas-designed shirts in upcoming Euro-2020 qualifiers after some pointed out they reverse the colours of the Russian flag, according to BeSOCCER. "In the upcoming games, the Russian national team will continue using the kit in which it began ...

Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at Osaka Grand Slam 2019

14.11.2019 [22:48]
Azerbaijani judo fighters will vie for medals at the Osaka Grand Slam 2019 to be held in Japan on November 22-24. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 16 judokas. The tournament will feature about 600 fighters from 99 countries ...

® Azercell supports 5th Children’s Paralympic Games

14.11.2019 [20:49]
The 5th Children’s Paralympic Games supported by “Azercell Telecom” LLC, representation of UNICEF in Azerbaijan, BP and Toyota companies, as well as organized by Azerbaijan National Paralympic Committee has been held in the Absheron Olympic Sports Complex ...

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters win three medals at 2019 Korean Ambassador’s Cup

14.11.2019 [10:40]
Azerbaijani fighters have grabbed three medals, including two golds and one bronze at the 2019 Korean Ambassador's Cup Taekwondo World Championship held in Muju, Republic of Korea. Sayyad Dadashov (51kg) and Yashar Mammadli (63kg) secured gold medals, while Riyad Shiraliyev ...

Baku hosts International Gala marking 30th anniversary of International Paralympic Committee

13.11.2019 [19:48]
Azerbaijan State Theatre of Young Spectators is hosting an International Gala entitled “The Invincible” to mark the 30th anniversary of International Paralympic Committee (IPC). The event is co-organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the ...

Azerbaijani female karate fighters claim two medals at Belgian tournament

13.11.2019 [18:12]
Azerbaijani female karate fighters have brought home two medals from the Open International De La Province De Liège Tournament held in Belgium. Suada Karimova (kumite) and Neda Rezai (kata) earned bronze ...

Munich to host multi-sport European Championships in 2022

13.11.2019 [13:03]
The EC2022 Board is pleased to announce that Munich will host the 2022 European Championships following unanimous approval of their bid by the participating European Federations, according to the European Athletics website ...

Azerbaijani sumo wrestler claims European gold

12.11.2019 [18:40]
Azerbaijan`s Jamal Feyziyev has grabbed a gold medal of the Sumo European Cup in Dzerzhinsk, Russia. On the way to the final in the 115kg weight category, he defeated wrestlers from Russia and Ukraine ...

Another Azerbaijani athlete qualifies for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

12.11.2019 [10:32]
Azerbaijan`s Olokhan Musayev has progressed into the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after registering 41.58m in the men`s disc throw in the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai, the UAE ...

Azerbaijani female judokas bring home five medals from Cameroon

10.11.2019 [15:37]
Azerbaijani female judokas have taken five medals at Yaounde African Open 2019 held in Cameroon. Leyla Aliyeva and Larisa Florian clinched gold medals in the 48kg and 57kg weight classes respectively. Gultaj Mammadaliyeva ...

Bayern Munich thrash Borussia Dortmund

10.11.2019 [15:16]
Two goals from the seemingly unstoppable Robert Lewandowski helped Bayern Munich banish the nightmare of last week's thrashing by Eintracht Frankfurt that led to the sacking of Niko Kovac, according to Sky Sports ...

Galatasaray shutout Gaziantep FK to rise in standings

10.11.2019 [11:38]
Galatasaray moved up in the standings in Turkish top-tier Super Lig with a shutout victory Saturday in an away match against Gaziantep FK, Anadolu Agency reported. Galatasaray took the lead in minute 21 as Turkish ...

Messi hat-trick helps Barca to 4-1 win over Celta

10.11.2019 [11:20]
Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick, including two sublime free-kicks, as champions Barcelona returned to winning ways against Celta Vigo in La Liga. Messi opened the scoring from the penalty spot ...

Azerbaijani athlete qualifies for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

10.11.2019 [00:43]
Azerbaijan`s Samir Nabiyev has booked a spot in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games after ranking 4th in the men's shot put F57 event in the World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai, the UAE. He is the sixth Azerbaijani para athlete to qualify for the Tokyo Games ...

Azerbaijani karate team top medal table at European Wado-Kai Cup

09.11.2019 [16:00]
Azerbaijani karate fighters have bagged a clutch of six medals to win the 47th European Wado-Kai Cup 2019 held in Monor, Hungary. Azerbaijan`s medal haul included two gold, three silver and a bronze medal ...

Azerbaijani fighters to compete at 44th Arnold Battle of Columbus Martial Arts World Games 2020

09.11.2019 [11:55]
Azerbaijani pencak silat fighters will vie for medals at the 44th Arnold Battle of Columbus Martial Arts World Games 2020 to be held in the US next March. This years Arnold Battle for Columbus will feature pencak silat sanctioned as a national qualifier by the United States Sport Silat ...

Azerbaijani female judokas to vie for medals at Yaounde African Open 2019

08.11.2019 [12:16]
Azerbaijani female judokas will test their strength at Yaounde African Open 2019 to be held in Cameroon on November 9-10. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on five judokas. The tournament will bring together 160 judo fighters from 29 countries ...

IOC pledges $10 million to anti-doping fight

06.11.2019 [18:27]
The International Olympic Committee has pledged $10 million to fight doping in sports, part of which would go toward storing samples from pre-Olympics testing for 10 years, according to AP. IOC president Thomas Bach made the pledge during his speech ...

Azerbaijani karate fighters bring home ten medals from Iran

06.11.2019 [15:20]
Azerbaijani karate fighters have brought home ten medals, including two golds from the Golestan Cup 2019 held in Iran. Tural Alakbarli (67kg) and Umid Asgarov (30kg) clinched golds, while Nijat Karimli (57kg), Nihat Karimzade (55kg), Isfandiyar ...