sport in Caucasus

Chechnya to host Canopy Formation Russian Cup

The Akhmat Kadyrov Canopy Formation Cup of Russia will take place in Chechnya, the deputy head of the Russian Special Forces University, Alexander Korovin said. "In the North Caucasus, this competition will be held for the first …

Abdullaev wins WBC silver belt

In the main event of a huge multi-title, multi-fight card, staged by the RCC and German Titov Boxing Promotions in Ekaterinburg, Russia, WBC #6 and IBF #9 lightweight Zaur Abdullaev got closer to the second shot at a world-title by outpointing …

Conference League: Qarabag defeates Scottish club

Azerbaijani football club Qarabag held a first match of the playoff round of the UEFA Conference League. The players of the Aghdam club beat the Scottish club "Aberdin" with a minimum score of 1:0 in the match, which took …

Ilya Averbukh's winter sports school opens in Essentuki

In Essentuki, the Heritage winter sports school opened. The school was created on the initiative and with the support of the famous Russian figure skater, Olympic silver medalist Ilya Averbukh. The complex is designed for year-round …

Azerbaijani wrestler grabs bronze at Tokyo Olympics

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Rafig Huseynov (77 kg) defeated his Armenian rival Karapet Chalyan (4-1), winning bronze at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games. This is the third bronze medal of the Azerbaijani team at the Tokyo 2020 …