May 23 2015 - 19:54
The organization of the German Delegation of the European-Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) in Berlin has opened the Azerbaijan-Sports exhibition in Lens, dedicated to the First Baku-2015 European Games.
May 20 2015 - 11:08
FIFA President Sepp Blatter, who came to discuss the conflict in the region, has expressed confidence at a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu that a solution will be found. "The thing that could destroy the Football Association is politicizing it. You politicize it once with Israel, then you politicize it for everyone, and it will cause the deterioration of a great institution," RIA Novosti cited the head of the Israeli government.
May 4 2015 - 11:39
Chelsea have won their fourth Premier League title after beating Crystal Palace 1:0.Eden Hazard scored the crucial goal in the 45th minute, a few seconds after missing an initial penalty. Chelsea has increased the gap over its closest pursuers – Manchester City and Arsenal – to 16 points. In the remaining rounds until the finish, those teams can gain a maximum of 12 and 15 points respectively, TASS reports.
May 3 2015 - 20:09
Azerbaijani boxer Fariz Mammadov, representing the sports club of Gabala, has won by a knockout in Germany in a professional-level fight.
May 1 2015 - 20:11
Azerbaijani gymnasts Ayshan Bayramova and Marina Durunda participated in the A-group hoop dance category at the European Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship in Minsk. They scored 17.066 and 17.000 points respectively, Durunda dropped the hoop during the performance.
May 1 2015 - 16:23
An international swimming competition marking the 92nd anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev will be held in Khachmaz Olympic Sports Center on May 2-7.The tournament brings together teams of Azerbaijan (40 swimmers), Russia and Ukraine (8 swimmers), Georgia (20 swimmers) and Kazakhstan (10 swimmers) and Kyrgyzstan (10 swimmers).The winners will be awarded medals, diplomas and valuable gifts on May 6.
Apr 28 2015 - 19:23
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko said that import displacement will help with the cost sheet of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He warned that there was no one to grant any additional funds, TASS reports. The economic situation rose by about 30-40% in the complicated economic situation in Russia, says Mutko. The list of imported products set for substitution by national products will be formed in May 2015. About 300 billion rubles will have been spent on stadium construction for the start of the World Cup.
Apr 27 2015 - 18:07
Sochi may host the World Boxing Championship in 2017, according to the director of the Russian Boxing Federation, Yevgeny Sudakov. The official noted that the organizer of the Championship will be named in October. Sudakov added that he had discussed the issue with the AIBA president, Wu Ching-kuo, TASS reports.