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4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Taekwondo

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Taekwondo

Yesterday, 41 sets of medals in seven sports (athletics, shooting, swimming, taekwondo, water polo, weightlifting and wrestling) were awarded at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. In taekwondo, men fought for medals in 68 kg, 80 kg and 87 kg …

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Taekwondo

4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Taekwondo

Yesterday, 23 sets of medals in four sports (shooting, swimming, weightlifting and taekwondo) were awarded at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. In taekwondo, men fought for medals in 54 kg and 58 kg categories, while women fought in 46 kg, …

 Seventh day of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games kicks off in Baku: taekwondo, wrestling and boxing

Seventh day of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games kicks off in Baku: taekwondo, wrestling and boxing

The seventh day of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games has kicked off in Baku. Today, the athletes will compete for 32 medal sets: athletics, boxing, diving, taekwondo, volleyball and wrestling competitions will be held. Athletics …

Sixth day of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games kicks off in Baku: athletics and wrestling

Sixth day of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games kicks off in Baku: athletics and wrestling

The sixth day of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games has kicked off in Baku. Today, the athletes will compete for 41 medal sets: athletics, shooting, swimming, taekwondo, water polo, weightlifting and wrestling competitions will be held. …

Azerbaijan#039s Olympic chion Radik Isayev congratulates entire country

Azerbaijan's Olympic champion Radik Isayev congratulates entire country

Azerbaijani Taekwondo fighter Radik Isayev, who brought Azerbaijan its only gold medal at the Rio Olympics, congratulated the entire Azerbaijan. "The entire country needed this medal, and I think we've captured …

Azerbaijani President congratulates Radik Isayev with the Olympic ‘gold’

Azerbaijani President congratulates Radik Isayev with the Olympic ‘gold’

The press service of the Azerbaijani President reported today that Ilham Aliyev phoned Azerbaijani taekwondo, Radik Isayev, and congratulated him with the gold medal - the first Azerbaijani ‘gold’ at the Olympics in Rio. …

Azerbaijan claims first gold at Rio 2016

Azerbaijan claims first gold at Rio 2016

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Radik Isaev has won a gold medal at the Rio 2016. Isaev defeated Niger's Abdoulrazak Issoufou Alfaga in the men's +80 kg finals, Trend reports. It is the first gold medal …

Azerbaijan’s Isayev reaches taekwondo 1/4 finals

Azerbaijan’s Isayev reaches taekwondo 1/4 finals

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Radik Isayev has advanced to the men’s +80 kg quarterfinals at the Rio 2016, Trend reports. Isayev defeated Ruslan Zhaparov of Kazakhstan in the elimination round of …

 Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter wins bronze at Rio 2016

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter wins bronze at Rio 2016

Azerbaijani athlete Milad Beigi Harchegani has won a bronze medal in the men's 80 kg taekwondo event at the Rio 2016. Harchegani defeated Poland's Piotr Pazinski in the semifinals, Trend reports. Fifty …

Day 15 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Day 15 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Today is the fifteenth day of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Athletes will compete for 30 medal sets: boxing, wrestling, taekwondo, basketball, water polo, volleyball, badminton, handball, mountain biking, athletics, diving, triathlon, …

Azerbaijani Azizova reaches taekwondo semifinals

Azerbaijani Azizova reaches taekwondo semifinals

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Farida Azizova has advanced to the women’s 67 kg semifinals at the Rio 2016. Azizova defeated Uzbekistan's Nigora Tursunkulova in quarterfinals, Trend reports. Fifty six …

 Day 14 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Day 14 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Today is the fourteenth day of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Athletes will compete for 22 medal sets: boxing, wrestling, taekwondo, athletics, water polo, badminton, BMX, equestrian, synchronized swimming, modern pentathlon, football, …

Russian Denisenko wins silver in 68kg taekwondo at Rio Olympics

Russian Denisenko wins silver in 68kg taekwondo at Rio Olympics

Russian taekwondo martial artist Alexey Denisenko won silver in men’s 68kg category at the Rio Olymics. Aleksey Denisenko lost 6-10 against Jordan’s Ahmad Abu Goush in the final. Bronze went to South …

 Day 13 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Day 13 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Today is the thirteenth day of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Athletes will compete for 11 medal sets: boxing, badminton, women's wrestling, canoe/kayak slalom, athletics, sailing, beach volleyball, diving, triathlon, taekwondo and …

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Patimat Abakarova wins bronze

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighter Patimat Abakarova wins bronze

Azerbaijan’s female taekwondo fighter, Patimat Abakarova (weight category up to 49 kg) has won bronze medal at the Rio Olympics 2016. Patimat has gained a victory over France’s Yasmina Aziez. Fifty …

Day 12 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Day 12 of Olympic Games: what to expect?

Today is the twelfth day of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Athletes will compete for 16 medal sets: boxing, athletics, badminton, equestrian, sailing, table tennis, wrestling, taekwondo, women's water polo and men's …

Milad Harchegani wins gold at European Taekwondo Chionship

Milad Harchegani wins gold at European Taekwondo Championship

Azerbaijani athlete Milad Harchegani (80 kg) won the gold medal at the European Taekwondo Championships, which ends today in Switzerland. Farida Azizova (67 kg) and Yaprak Erish (62 kg) …

Nalchik hosts Taekwondo Elbrus Cup

Nalchik hosts Taekwondo Elbrus Cup

A traditional international taekwondo tournament has taken place in Nalchik. The team of the Rostov region is in first place in the team placings, the Rostov team is in second position and the team from Dagestan is third. …

Nursultan Mamayev becomes world chion in taekwondo

Nursultan Mamayev becomes world champion in taekwondo

The World Taekwondo Federation has named taekwondo fighter of the Central Army Sports Club (CSKA) of the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Mamayev, the best taekwondo athlete on the planet. This title was assigned ...

‘The way of hands and feet’ in the Caucasus

‘The way of hands and feet’ in the Caucasus

The first matches of the international meeting of the Taekwondo teams from Russia, Iran and Kazakhstan were held in Khasavyurt

First stage of Taekwondo Grand Prix opens in Moscow

First stage of Taekwondo Grand Prix opens in Moscow

Participants voice plans and recall the First European Games in Baku

Russian martial artist wins bronze in women#039s taekwondo in Baku

Russian martial artist wins bronze in women's taekwondo in Baku

Olga Ivanova (Russia) has won a bronze medal in Women's 67kg Taekwondo at the First European Games in Baku, TASS reports. She beat Marina Koniyeva (Ukraine). …

Sports commentator of Vestnik Kavkaza: Athletes appreciate European Games

Sports commentator of Vestnik Kavkaza: Athletes appreciate European Games

We are hearing from athletes participating in the First European Games in Baku that these games are as good as the Olympics in sports tension and even better in the terms of organization, sports commentator of Vestnik Kavkaza, Orhan Elchuev, has said live on Vesti FM Radio.

11 sets of medals to be played for on eighth day of First European Games

11 sets of medals to be played for on eighth day of First European Games

Today in Baku the eighth day of the European Games has started, during which competitions will be held in rhythmic gymnastics, aerobic gymnastics, acrobatic gymnastics, shooting, archery, taekwondo, boxing, volleyball, beach volleyball,

Russian taekwondo fighters enter semifinals

Russian taekwondo fighters enter semifinals

Russian taekwondo fighters Albert Gaun and Anastasia Baryshnikova entered the semifinals of the competitions as part of the First European Games in Baku. Albert Gaun, acting in the weight category up to 80 kg, took a lead over Arman …

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters enter semifinals

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters enter semifinals

Azerbaijani taekwondo fighters Farida Azizova and Milad Beigi Harchegani entered the semifinals of the competitions as part of the First European Games in Baku. Milad Beigi Harchegani, acting in the weight category up to 80 kg, took a …

Gaun, Harchegani and Yeremyan reach quarterfinals in Taekwondo

Gaun, Harchegani and Yeremyan reach quarterfinals in Taekwondo

Taekwondo fighters Albert Gaun (Russia), Milad Beigi Harchegani (Azerbaijan) and Arman Yeremyan (Armenia) reached the quarterfinals of the competition in the weight category of 80 kilograms as part of the First European Games in Baku. …

Farida Azizova and Anastasia Baryshnikova advance to quarterfinals in Taekwondo

Farida Azizova and Anastasia Baryshnikova advance to quarterfinals in Taekwondo

Anastasia Baryshnikova defeated Tetyana Teterevyatnikova from Ukraine with a score of 6:4.  Farida Azizova defeated Joyce van Baaren from Holland with a score of 2:0. She will have a fight with Nur Tatar (Turkey) in …

16 sets of medals to be played for on seventh day of First European Games

16 sets of medals to be played for on seventh day of First European Games

Today in Baku the seventh day of the European Games has started, during which competitions will be held in sports gymnastics, freestyle wrestling,  taekwondo, boxing, shooting, archery, volleyball, beach volleyball, diving,

11 sets of medals to be played for on sixth day of First European Games

11 sets of medals to be played for on sixth day of First European Games

Acrobatic gymnastics, aerobic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, men’s freestyle wrestling, taekwondo, trampoline,  boxing, shooting, archery, beach volleyball,  table tennis, volleyball and water polo events will be