Jul 17 2014 - 09:55
Russian athletes Atmir Kotsev (up to 42kg), Victor Vedernikov (up to 46kg) and Arslan Zubairov (up to 58kg) won gold medals at the Cadet Wrestling World Championship in Snina. Azerbaijani wrestlers Nijat Abdullayev (up to 76kg), Soslan Fanziyev (up to 85kg) and Kavid Feyziyev (up to 100kg) won silver medals, Seymur Museynov (up to 46kg), Islambek Dadov (up to 69kg) won bronze medals. Azerbaijan scored a total of 49 points.
Jul 16 2014 - 13:11
Marat Izmaylov (Russia), 31, an FC Porto player, has been loaned to FC Krasnodar, Championat.com reports.Izmaylov played for FC Gabala (Azerbaijan) under coach Yuri Semin in the previous season. He returned to Porto after the season.
Jul 16 2014 - 12:13
Rashid Rakhimov, the chief coach of FC Terek, said that the team played with the best teams of Bundesliga, such as FC Aalen, FC Nurnberg, and Switzerland's FC Basel, Trend reports.Terek lost to Basel 1:2. The coach expressed satisfaction with the performance of his team. He reminded that Basel had beaten Chelsea and Manchester. Rakhimov highlighted Khalid Kadyrov, Daler Kuzyayev and Apri Akhyadov in the match with Nurnberg.
Jul 16 2014 - 10:49
Arenas in Kaliningrad (contractor Crocus Group of Aras Agalarov), Volgograd (Strongtransgaz of Gennady Timchenko) and Yekaterinburg (Sinara-Development of Dmitry Pumlyansky) may be removed from the 2018 FIFA World Cup program, Kommersant reports.Volgograd has no suitable transportation and hotel infrastructure, and the constructors of the Kaliningrad and Yekaterinburg stadiums risk exceeding the budget of 15 billion rubles granted for the World Cup. No decisions have been made so far, according to President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov.