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Court of Arbitration for Sport rules against appeal of six Russian cross country skiers

Court of Arbitration for Sport rules against appeal of six Russian cross country skiers

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled on Monday to uphold the provisional suspensions of six Russian cross country skiers rejecting their appeal, the court said in its statement, TASS reports. "The Court of Arbitration for …

Dynamo basketball team becomes chion of Georgian Superliga

Dynamo basketball team becomes champion of Georgian Superliga

Today, the competitions of the Georgian Basketball Super League finished in Georgia. In the final series of games, Tbilisi’s  Dynamo met with the Kutaisi team.   The Tbilisi team became an undisputed winner and champion of Georgia …

Georgia to host 15th sport ministerial of Council of Europe

Georgia to host 15th sport ministerial of Council of Europe

15th ministerial of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Sport (EPAS) will be held in Tbilisi in 2018, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili informed. "It's very good for Georgia, it will improve …

Independent: These had been the best Islamic Solidarity Games

Independent: These had been the best Islamic Solidarity Games

The next Solidarity Games will be held in Istanbul in 2021

Huffington Post: Mehriban Aliyeva secures success of major events in Azerbaijan

Huffington Post: Mehriban Aliyeva secures success of major events in Azerbaijan

While the world’s attention was absorbed by US President Donald Trump’s address to Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia offering America’s partnership to its allies and calling for rejection of radical ideologies, …

Alexander Karelin: Organizers of Islamic Solidarity Games have done great job

Alexander Karelin: "Organizers of Islamic Solidarity Games have done great job"

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Three times Olympic champion in Greek-Roman wrestling, a member of the State Duma admits that he has followed with interest the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

Baku sums up results of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games

Baku sums up results of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games

A press conference was held in Baku today, which was dedicated to summing up the results of the Islamic Solidarity Games. The Azerbaijani national team won the most of the Baku Islamic Games gold medals: 75 gold medals, including 38 in strength …

Azerbaijani president and first lady meet with winners of Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijani president and first lady meet with winners of Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, First Lady, Chairperson of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva and their family members met with the Azerbaijani athletes who won the …

Putin to meet with FIFA chief in Krasnodar

Putin to meet with FIFA chief in Krasnodar

Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a meeting of the Council for developing physical culture and sports today in Russia’s Krasnodar, the Kremlin press service said. The meeting will focus on measures aimed …

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Closing Ceremony

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Closing Ceremony

The Official Closing Ceremony of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games was held at the Baku Olympic Stadium. The ceremony was attended by all participants of the competitions, who marched through the stadium and were greeted by spectators and …

Azerbaijan wins 4th Baku Islamic Solidarity Games: results

Azerbaijan wins 4th Baku Islamic Solidarity Games: results

The 4th Baku Islamic Solidarity Games, which were held from May 8 to 22, ended in Baku. The athletes from 54 countries competed for 269 medal sets in 21 sports, including in 17 Olympic (athletics, boxing, jumping, football, rhythmic …

Khaled El Sergany: organizers of Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku have done great job

Khaled El Sergany: organizers of Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku have done great job

The organizers of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games have done a terrific job in Baku, the chief referee of the tennis tournament, Khaled El Sergany, told the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza "From the technical …

Altug Celikbilek: organization of Islamic Games in Baku is best

Altug Celikbilek: organization of Islamic Games in Baku is best

The Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku are best in terms of organization, the Turkish tennis player Altug Celikbilek, who won the gold medal winner in singles, told the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza. …

Turkish tennis players become chions of Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

Turkish tennis players become champions of Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

Turkey's tennis team became the best at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, both among men and women, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reports. Turkish player Altug Celikbilek won a gold medal in the …

Azerbaijan’s Elchin Imanov wins silver in wushu at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan’s Elchin Imanov wins silver in wushu at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan’s Elchin Imanov (56kg) won a silver medal in men’s wushu event at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. He lost to the Iranian fighter Mahdi Mohammadi. The 4th Islamic …

Azerbaijan#039s Vugar Karamov wins wushu silver at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan's Vugar Karamov wins wushu silver at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan’s Vugar Karamov (70kg) in men’s wushu event lost to Iran’s Saeid Fazeli 0:2 and got a silver medal at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. The 4th Islamic Solidarity …

Azerbaijan#039s Bayram Shammadov wins wushu silver at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan's Bayram Shammadov wins wushu silver at Islamic Solidarity Games

Azerbaijan’s wushu fighter Bayram Shammadov (65kg) lost to Iran’s Foroud Zafari 0:2 and got a silver medal at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games are …

Azerbaijani women#039s team wins silver medal in table tennis

Azerbaijani women's team wins silver medal in table tennis

The women’s table tennis national team won the silver medal at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, defeating the Turkish team. The Iranian team won the gold medal. The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games are held in …

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Freestyle wrestling

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Freestyle wrestling

The final matches in women's freestyle wrestling were held at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Azerbaijani wrestlers, who won in four weight categories out of eight possible, showed their best. Maria Stadnik (up to 48 kg), Leila …

Eleventh day of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games kicks off in Baku: wushu

Eleventh day of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games kicks off in Baku: wushu

The eleventh day of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games has kicked off in Baku. Today, the athletes will compete for 11 medal sets: wushu, tennis and table tennis competitions will be held. Today, the women’s and men’s table …