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International base jumping festival to kick off in Sochi

The third skydiving festival SkyparkBASE days 2017 will be held in Sochi from 6 to 8 October. The organizers of the festival have developed a unique program, which apart from the usual jumps, will include acrobatic numbers, tricks, and …

Baku to host 2019 UEFA Europa League final

The Olympic Stadium in Baku has been selected to host the 2019 UEFA Europa League final, Trend reports. To be held on 29 May 2019, the final will be the first such decider played in the Azerbaijani capital. The stadium was built for the …

Will Baku host 2019 Champions League final?

The Champions League final 2019 may be held in Baku, Spanish media reports. ​Atletico Madrid cannot host the 2019 Champions League final because of a lack of VIP seats in their brand new stadium Metropolitano . …

Volleyball center opens in Grozny

Today, a large volleyball and sports complex was opened in Grozny. The opening ceremony was attended by the Secretary of the Russian Security Council, the chairman of the supervisory board of the All-Russian Volleyball Federation, Nikolai …

UEG presents its new General Director, Lisa Worthmann

On Friday 1st September, the European Union of Gymnastics welcomed Mrs Lisa Worthmann (GER) as the new General Director in its Lausanne headquarters. The relevant information is posted on the UEG official website. Mrs Worthmann …

FIDE World Cup kicks off in Tbilisi

Opening ceremony of the 15th FIDE World Cup was held in Tbilisi. The event was attended by Sport Minister of Georgia Tariel Hechikishvili, president of the Georgian Chess Federation Gia Giorgadze, …

Ukraine beats Turkey in World Cup qualifier

Ukraine’s national football team defeated Turkey, 2-0, Sunday, in a 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier Group I match, Anadolu agency reported. Both goals at the Metalist Stadium came from Yarmolenko in the 7th and 42nd minute. …