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McGregor may replace Nurmagomedov at UFC 242

Irish professional mixed martial arts fighter and boxer Conor McGregor may step into the main event at UFC 242 on September 7 in Abu Dhabi, UFC president Dana White said. Speaking at the UFC 240 …

Shahriyar Mammadyarov wins Riga Grand Prix

Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov has won the second leg of the FIDE Grand Prix series in Riga after defeating Maxime Vachier-Lagrave with blacks in armageddon. Thanks to this triumph, Mammadyarov now …

Putin praises Second European Games in Minsk

Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting with President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach in Minsk yesterday. "I think we can congratulate Belarus on the good …

Day of Azerbaijan held at 2nd European Games in Minsk

The Day of Azerbaijan was held in Minsk in the framework of the 2nd European Games, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Youth and Sport said in a statement. The delegation led by Vice-President of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) …

Second European Games kick off in Minsk

The Second European Games have been launched in Minsk today. The competitions will take place till June 30. The competitions will take place at different sports venues throughout the city. In total, more than 4,000 athletes will compete …

Nurmagomedov and Porier to meet on June 12

The UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will meet with his next opponent, American Dustin Porier, on June 12, the UFC reported today at their joint press conference in London. According to TASS, the UFC stressed that both …

Former UEFA President passes away

Former president of European football association UEFA Lennart Johansson has died after a short illness aged 89, Sweden’s Football Association said. Johansson, president of European football association …