Baku 2017: Azerbaijani football team wins gold

Baku 2017: Azerbaijani football team wins gold

Azerbaijan's national football team defeated Oman 2-1 in the final of the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, Trend reports. The Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, the opening ceremony of which will take place May 12, started May 8 …

Tatyana Omelchenko: victory in Islamic Games is a great joy

Tatyana Omelchenko: victory in Islamic Games is a great joy

A free-style wrestler from Azerbaijan, Tatyana Omelchenko who won the gold medal of Islamic Games, in an interview with a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza, noted that these are the first competitions of this level in her sports career. …

Azerbaijan#039s Kolesnik grabs silver medal at Baku 2017

Azerbaijan's Kolesnik grabs silver medal at Baku 2017

Women's freestyle wrestling competitions continue as part of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Trend reports. Azerbaijan's Alyona Kolesnik (58 kg) won her first bout, but lost the second one, thus taking the second …

Tatyana Omelchenko wins gold medal in free-style wrestling

Tatyana Omelchenko wins gold medal in free-style wrestling

Azerbaijani athlete Tatyana Omelchenko won the gold medal of the Islamic Games in free-style wrestling (60 kg), by defeating an athlete from Turkey, Adakan Gomze. An athlete from Cameroon, Essombe Joseph, won the bronze medal. …

Leila Gurbanova: victory at home especially pleasant

Leila Gurbanova: victory at home especially pleasant

A representative of the Azerbaijani women's free-style wrestling team, Leila Gurbanova, who won the gold medal of the 4th Islamic Games (53 kg), said in a conversation with a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza, that she was especially pleased …

Leyla Gurbanova wins gold medal for Azerbaijan in women#039s wrestling

Leyla Gurbanova wins gold medal for Azerbaijan in women's wrestling

Azerbaijani athlete Leyla Gurbanova won the gold of the Islamic Games in Baku in women's wrestling (53 kg), by defeating her opponent from Turkey, Burku Kebich, Aigul Nuralim from Kazakhstan won the bronze medal. …

Natalia Sinishina: I am grateful for support of the entire Azerbaijani people

Natalia Sinishina: I am grateful for support of the entire Azerbaijani people

I am grateful for support of all spectators, all fans of wrestling and the entire Azerbaijani people, a winner of the silver medal of the Islamic Games in women's freestyle wrestling, Natalya Sinishina said. "Of course, I was …

Maria Stadnik: you can become a chion only by defeating yourself

Maria Stadnik: you can become a champion only by defeating yourself

The final meeting was easy, although the responsibility before the fans made me worried, but I coped with myself, a winner of the gold medal of the Islamic Games in women’s freestyle wrestling (48 kg), Maria Stadnik said in an interview …

Azerbaijan#039s Sinishina grabs silver medal at Baku 2017

Azerbaijan's Sinishina grabs silver medal at Baku 2017

Women's freestyle wrestling competitions continue as part of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Trend reports. Azerbaijan's Natalia Sinishin took on Turkey's Bediha Gun, winning two out of three bouts, taking the second …

Blessing Oborududu: Islamic games organized brilliantly

Blessing Oborududu: Islamic games organized brilliantly

The Islamic games are brilliantly organized competitions, a gold winner in women’s freestyle wrestling (63 kg) from Nigeria, Blessing Oborududu, said in a conversation with a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza. "This medal is …

Alice Manolova: fans helped me to win gold medal of Islamic games

Alice Manolova: fans helped me to win gold medal of Islamic games

A representative of Azerbaijan’s women's free-style wrestling national team in weight up to 69 kg, Alice Manolova, who won in today’s competitions at the Islamic Games in Baku, said in a conversation with a correspondent of …

Elmira Gambarova: Bronze medal of Islamic Games is a high achievement

Elmira Gambarova: Bronze medal of Islamic Games is a high achievement

The bronze medal of the Islamic Games is a high achievement, Azeri athlete Elmira Gambarova said in an interview with a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza. She took the third place in women's freestyle wrestling (63 kg) at the Islamic …

Azerbaijan#039s Stadnik grabs gold medal at Baku 2017

Azerbaijan's Stadnik grabs gold medal at Baku 2017

Women's freestyle wrestling competitions continue as part of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Trend reports. Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler Mariya Stadnik (48 kg) easily defeated her opponent from Turkey Evin Demirkhan, 10:0 in …

Azerbaijan#039s female wrestler wins gold at Baku 2017

Azerbaijan's female wrestler wins gold at Baku 2017

Women's freestyle wrestling competitions continue as part of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Trend reports. Azerbaijani female wrestler Elis Manolova (69 kg), competing in the finals, beat her Kazakh counterpart Zamila …

Gambarova grabs bronze for Azerbaijan at Baku 2017

Gambarova grabs bronze for Azerbaijan at Baku 2017

Women's freestyle wrestling competitions continue as part of the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. Azerbaijani female wrestler Elmira Gambarova (63 kg) faced Cameroon’s Etane Ngolle for the bronze medal, and won the bout …

Azerbaijani diver wins gold at Baku 2017

Azerbaijani diver wins gold at Baku 2017

Diving competitions are underway as part of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Trend reports. Azerbaijani diver Olga Bykovskaia has captured a gold medal in women's 3m springboard finals. The Baku 2017 Islamic …

Ilham Aliyev attends Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh

Ilham Aliyev attends Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh

The Arab Islamic American Summit has today kicked off in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Trend reports. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev is attending the event. Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King of …

Azerbaijani athlete wins bronze medal in zurkhaneh competition

Azerbaijani athlete wins bronze medal in zurkhaneh competition

Azerbaijani athlete won a bronze medal in the zurkhaneh competition at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku May 21, Trend reports. Azerbaijani athlete Orkhan Khanlarov ranked third with 280 points in the men’s Charkhe Teez …

Azerbaijani men#039s and women#039s basketball teams reach finals of Islamic Games

Azerbaijani men's and women's basketball teams reach finals of Islamic Games

Basketball 3x3 competitions of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games are underway in Baku. Azerbaijani men’s national team has advanced to the finals. Azerbaijani basketball players defeated Turkey’s team with a …

Rufat Gulaliyev wins gold in zurkhaneh competitions of Islamic Games

Rufat Gulaliyev wins gold in zurkhaneh competitions of Islamic Games

Azerbaijan’s Rufat Gulaliyev has won the 68th gold medal for Azerbaijan at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. Gulaliyev took first place by scoring 456 points in men's sang event of zurkhaneh …