Azerbaijan may host first world orienteering festival

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UEFA to allocate additional 1 mln EUR to Azerbaijan

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UEFA will allocate extra €1 million to each of member associations.

Azerbaijani judo fighters embark on training camp in Hungary

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Azerbaijani judo fighters are on a training camp in Tata, Hungary.

Leading Azerbaijani judoka may not attend European Championship and Baku 2017

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25 athletes from Pakistan to take part in IV Islamic Games

03.04.2017 10:12 GMT

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Pakistan will be represented by 25 athletes in the IV Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.

Azerbaijani wrestlers claim 3 golds at European championships

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Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games presented at UNESCO

31.03.2017 19:50 GMT

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Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has been presented in Paris within the Extraordinary Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport at UNESCO Headquarters.

No visa required from those involved in organizing Islamic Games

31.03.2017 12:08 GMT

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From April 1 on, those involved in organizing the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, as well as the participants will be able to come to Azerbaijan without a visa.

Azerbaijani referees attend EJU seminar in Rome

30.03.2017 14:12 GMT

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Azerbaijani referees have participated in an international seminar of the European Judo Union (EJU) attended by judo referees and coaches in Rome.

Azerbaijani chess player to compete in Vyacheslav Chebanenko Memorial

30.03.2017 10:44 GMT

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Azerbaijani wrestlers win two medals in U23 Wrestling Championship

29.03.2017 14:15 GMT

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Azerbaijani wrestlers have claimed two medals, including one gold on the first day of U23 Senior European Wrestling Championships held in Szombathely, Hungary.

Lionel Messi suspended for four World Cup qualifiers over match official abuse

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Azerbaijani gymnasts win gold medal in Grand Prix in France

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Health Ministry to establish organizing committee for Islamic Solidarity Games

28.03.2017 11:57 GMT

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Azerbaijani Paralympic athletes claim 11 medals in Dubai

27.03.2017 21:07 GMT

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Azerbaijani Paralympic athletes have grabbed 11 medals at the 9th FAZAA World Para Athletics Grand Prix held in Dubai, the UAE.

Azerbaijani triathlete claims European Cup title

27.03.2017 14:40 GMT

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Azerbaijan`s Rostislav Pevtsov has won a gold medal at the 2017 Gran Canaria ETU Triathlon European Cup in Las Palmas, Spain.

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Fotballer of the Azerbaijani national team Dimitrij Nazarovv made history of the Azerbaijani national team.

Azerbaijani triathletes to compete in European Cup

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Azerbaijani karate fighter wins Rotterdam tournament

21.03.2017 21:35 GMT

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Tickets for Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games go on sale

20.03.2017 21:58 GMT

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Tickets for the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, which takes place between 12-22 May, go on sale and are available online and at city centre outlets across Baku.

Chinese gymnast wins gold medal of FIG World Cup in Baku

18.03.2017 18:24 GMT

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China’s Liu Rongbing won the gold medal in competitions on parallel bars at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup in Baku on March 18.

Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers win World Cup silver

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Azerbaijan`s Greco-Roman wrestlers have claimed silver medals of the World Cup in the Iranian city of Abadan.

First day of FIG World Cup kicks off in Baku

16.03.2017 15:02 GMT

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The first day of the new Olympic cycle’s first FIG Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup has kicked off at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku.

33 Bangladesh athletes to compete in IV Islamic Solidarity Games

16.03.2017 10:59 GMT

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Bangladesh will be represented by 33 athletes at Islamic Solidarity Games to be held in Baku.

Two-time European karate champion standing trial on drug charges

14.03.2017 16:09 GMT

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The Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Tuesday held a preparatory hearing in case of two-time European karate champion Renad Aliyev, who is charged with illegal drug trafficking.

Azerbaijani shooters won bronze at European Championship

13.03.2017 14:19 GMT

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Azerbaijani shooters Ruslan Lunev and Nigar Nasirova have claimed bronze medal at the European Championship 10m, held in Maribor, Slovenia.

Azerbaijan`s Safarov wins bronze at Baku Grand Slam judo tournament

11.03.2017 00:33 GMT

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Orkhan Safarov has claimed Azerbaijan`s first medal at Grand Slam judo tournament commemorating national leader Heydar Aliyev in Baku. He won bronze in the men`s 60kg weight category.

Azerbaijani footballers beat Qatar 2-1 in friendly

10.03.2017 21:33 GMT

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The Azerbaijan national football team have defeated Qatar 2-1 in a friendly in Doha.

Turkish wrestler: Azerbaijan is capable to host any international sporting event

08.03.2017 10:39 GMT

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Azerbaijani wrestlers earn three medals in Istanbul

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Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have grabbed three medals at an international tournament commemorating Vehbi Emre and Hamit Kaplan in Istanbul.

Berti Vogts to visit Baku

04.03.2017 11:04 GMT

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Former head coach of the Azerbaijani national football team Berti Vogts will come to Baku.

Azerbaijan presents uniforms of Baku Islamic Solidarity Games

03.03.2017 09:47 GMT

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Official uniforms of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games were presented to the public today by Baku 2017 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee.

Official uniforms of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games presented

02.03.2017 19:46 GMT

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