May 21 2013 - 13:35
Roberto Carlos (Brazil), director of the Anzhi FC, will sign a contract to train the Sivasspor FC (Turkey) in the near future, Goal.com cites his agent Ozkan Dogan.Sivasspor FC President Mecnun Otyakmaz confirmed negotiations with Roberto Carlos. Sivasspor was the 12th in the Turkish championship.
May 15 2013 - 08:27
Wrestling federations of Russia, Iran and the US had a press conference at the UN headquarters in New York and urged the world to keep wrestling in the program of the Olympic Games, hoping that the International Olympic Committee will change its mind about excluding the sports from the upcoming games.
May 8 2013 - 13:12
Sir Alex Ferguson, coach of the Manchester United FC, will retire after the match with West Bromwich Albion FC and become a member of the council of directors of his FC.Ferguson was born in Glasgow (Scotland) on December 31, 1941. He became the coach of the Manchester United FC in 1986. He is the fourth in the list of top coaches of The Times and first in the list of Football Pantheon. He owns 38 trophies and has been the champion of the English premier league 13 times.
May 4 2013 - 10:55
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has asked his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to withdraw Japan's 2020 Olympic bid.
Apr 30 2013 - 10:30
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov won the horse race at the International Horse Sports Complex of Ashkhabad dedicated to the Day of Turkmen Steed marked on April 28, Trend reports.Berdimuhamedov won the 1000-m run on his steed Berkarare in 21.2 seconds and won $10 million he donated to Turkmen Atlary, a horse-breeding state association.Riders aged over 30 took part in the race.
Apr 29 2013 - 13:10
Vice President of the National Olympic Committee of Azerbaijan Chingiz Guseynzade, President of the European Olympic Committee Patrick Hickey, Azerbaijani Minister for Youth and Sports are attending the first session of the Coordinating Commission of the First European Olympic Games in Baku today.16 members of the commission will discuss the games of 2015.The European Olympic Committee had a session in Rome in December 2012 and decided to host the games in Baku. The UK, Denmark, Finland, Spain, Israel, Sweden, Turkey and other states are attending the talks.
Apr 17 2013 - 13:32
The European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) and the Capital Bank of Azerbaijan signed a one-year partnership contract in Moscow today to host the European Championship of Artistic Gymnastics. Georges Gelzec said that the document improved technical service of the championship.
Apr 17 2013 - 11:07
Moscow will host the European Championship for Artistic Gymnastics at 5.00 pm today. The competition started at 10.00 am for men. Women will compete tomorrow. Finals are planned for Friday, Saturday and Sunday.Larisa Latynina, an Olympic champion 9 times, Honorary USSR Sports Master (1956), Honorary USSR Coach (1972), said that she had good ties with Azerbaijan. She won the USSR Cup in Baku in 1955. Latynina said that she had many rivals, such as Tamara Manina, Polina Astakhova, Sonya Muratova.