May 21 2015 - 18:07
Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Azerbaijan on June 12 to watch the opening of the I European games in Baku. Detailed information about his visit will be published in the near future, APA reports.
May 20 2015 - 17:10
The ability to speak and fight for a medal at the First European Games in Baku is a great pride for the Russian sambists, Sergey Yeliseyev, the President of All-Russian and European Sambo Federation, told Vestnik Kavkaza during a press conference. The event was held at the Russian Olympic Committee and was devoted to the participation of Russian athletes at the European Games in Baku.
May 19 2015 - 20:11
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that FC Spartak Moscow he was a fan of should rely on players trained at its own school. In the minister's opinion, it could be the best football school in the country, its graduates have joined other clubs of the Premier League, Rossiyskaya Gazeta reports.
May 19 2015 - 18:35
Sergey Kamin, the head of the Stadion Volgograd project of Stroytransgaz, the director of construction, said that ammunition stockpiles left after the Battle of Stalingrad are slowing down the construction process at the Arena-Pobeda Stadium. Over 20 shells have already been found, TASS reports. The constructors checked the territory and defused 9 shells.
May 18 2015 - 21:24
Russian gymnasts Yana Kudriavtseva and Margarita Mamun will represent Russia at the first European Games in Baku, according to Irina Viner-Usmanova, the chief coach of the Russian rhythmic gymnastics team, the president of the All-Russian Rhythmic Gymnastics Federation, TASS reports.The athletes are currently participating in the World Cup in Tashkent (May 20-25).Viner-Usmanova said that Russian athletes were motivated to perform well in any competitions, be it 'a grand prix in Israel, the World Cup in Tashkent or the European Games in Baku.'
May 17 2015 - 20:45
The Russian national team has won the team event of the European Sambo Championships, which ended today in Zagreb.
May 17 2015 - 19:34
Russian fighter Magomed Magomedov won the European Championship in Combat Sambo in the weight category up to 90 kg. The competition took place in Zagreb. In the final fight he met with Croatian samboist Vekoslavom Yachinivichem. 8 seconds were enough to become European champion.
May 17 2015 - 15:37
In the last match on the eve of the 34th round of the Topaz Premier League, Karabakh FC became champions of the Azerbaijan Football Cup ahead of schedule.The new winners of the national championship hosted Sumgait FC at home. The meeting ended with the victory of the home team with a minimum score.