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Ferguson turns to Nurmagomedov

Ferguson turns to Nurmagomedov

The American fighter of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) in the lightweight category Tony Ferguson turned to the former champion of the organization, Khabib Nurmagomedov, on his social networks. “Hey fat man, can you make …

Winners of Baku Marathon 2022 awarded

Winners of Baku Marathon 2022 awarded

The ceremony of awarding the winners of the Baku Marathon 2022 was held in Baku on Sunday. Among men, the first, second and third places were taken by the Russian athlete Rinas Akhmadeev, the Turkish athlete Omer Alkan and the athlete …

Baku Marathon 2022 takes place in Azerbaijan

Baku Marathon 2022 takes place in Azerbaijan

On Sunday, May 15, the Baku Marathon 2022 was held, in which 15,000 people took part. This year it was held under the motto "Win the wind!". The marathon started and ended at the National Flag Square. The length of the …

Baku awards winners of  Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship

Baku awards winners of Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship

Today, the National Gymnastics Arena hosted the awarding ceremony of the 27th Baku Rhythmic Gymnastics Championship among teams in group exercises in the pre-junior age category. The group team representing the Ojag Sports Club (the …

Azerbaijani gymnasts win 5 medals at tournament in Romania

Azerbaijani gymnasts win 5 medals at tournament in Romania

The 21st Irina Deleanu Cup International Rhythmic Gymnastics Tournament in the capital of Romania, Bucharest has ended. Azerbaijani gymnasts took part in the competitions for children, pre-juniors and juniors. Representatives …

Baku to host 27th Championship in Rhythmic Gymnastics

Baku to host 27th Championship in Rhythmic Gymnastics

The 27th Baku Championship in Rhythmic Gymnastics among Age Categories will be held at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku on May 3-4, 2022, the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation told Trend. A total of 150 gymnasts representing …

Open charity training gathered 200 children in Vladikavkaz

Open charity training gathered 200 children in Vladikavkaz

About 200 children took part in the first All-Russian open charity training in Vladikavkaz, Lilia Molodozhenya, representative of the Children's Sports Development Support Fund "Sport starts with children" said. "The …

Azerbaijani boxer Kanan Babayev becomes European champion

Azerbaijani boxer Kanan Babayev becomes European champion

Boxer from Azerbaijan Kanan Babayev (48 kg) won the title of European Youth Champion at the European Youth Boxing Championship's final matches that started in Sofia. In the fight for gold, he defeated Nikolas Marcel Pawlik from …

Anatoly Banishevsky memorial tournament held in USA

Anatoly Banishevsky memorial tournament held in USA

New York hosted the 8th tournament in memory of the legendary Soviet football player, the Baku Neftchi team's captain, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR Anatoly Banishevsky. Six teams took part in the competition. The …

Azerbaijan to support Wrestling Federation

Azerbaijan to support Wrestling Federation

Azerbaijan Wrestling Federation will receive financial support. The corresponding order was signed by the country's President Ilham Aliyev. According to the document, from the reserve fund of the President of the Republic of …

Azerbaijani wrestler captures gold medal in Budapest

Azerbaijani wrestler captures gold medal in Budapest

The Azerbaijani wrestler has secured a gold medal at the European Championships in Budapest. Magomedkhan Magomedov (97 kg)v entered the fight from the 1/8 finals, where he was stronger than his rival from Lithuania (12:2) and …