Azerbaijan and Indonesia have regained compliance with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Code following a vote of the organisation's Foundation Board.
Hosts Iran made an impressive start to the defence of their home Freestyle Wrestling World Cup title after convincingly beating both Turkey and India at the Imam Khomeini Sport Venue in Kermanshah.
Baku will host the 2019 edition of the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF), it has been announced.
Olympic and Paralympic Games host nation Brazil, Azerbaijan and Indonesia were declared non-compliant by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) during the organisation’s Foundation Board meeting in Glasgow.
Five additions and one suspension as FIH Congress approves gender equality statute for Executive Board
A total of five nations were granted full membership of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) at the governing body’s Congress here today but Azerbaijan were suspended after failing to pay compensation for not turning up to an Olympic qualification event last year.
Azertac have been announced as the media partner of next year’s Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
Russia proved to be the dominant nation at the European Para-Taekwondo Championships as they clinched six gold medals during the one-day event at the Sport Hall "Torwar" in Warsaw.
The National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) of Azerbaijan, Brazil and Guatemala face the threat of being declared non-compliant by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) in November unless pending issues are resolved.
Exclusive: Azerbaijan facing WADA non-compliance threat after becoming fifth country at risk of Rio 2016 weightlifting ban
Azerbaijan has been hit by a double blow today after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) threatened a declaration of non-compliance before a third weightlifter was confirmed as having failed a test following re-analysis of Beijing 2008 samples.
Exclusive: Azerbaijan blames European Games spending for lack of drug tests as WADA raise "significant concerns"
Azerbaijan has become the latest country criticised by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) for its lack of effective domestic drugs testing programmes.
Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee vice-president Chingiz Huseynzada has said he is confident the body will deliver a successful Islamic Solidarity Games next year, when Baku stages the multi-sport event.
A new logo and branding has been revealed ahead of the fourth Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku next year.
France ended their home European Karate Championships in style as they clinched double gold to finish at the summit of the medals table in Montpellier today.
Azerbaijan’s capital Baku is set to host the final Judo Grand Slam of the Olympic qualification campaign this weekend as the road to Rio 2016 reaches a decisive phase at the Heydar Aliyev Sports and Exhibition Complex.