International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer has met with Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev on the sidelines of the 2018 World Championships here.
Ilham Aliyev, the President of Azerbaijan, has been officially handed the first ticket for this year's International Judo Federation World Championships in the country's capital Baku.
Officials from the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) are in Baku for a series of key meetings this week, beginning with the Presidential Commission tomorrow.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has been re-elected head of the country’s National Olympic Committee (NOC).
Bach and Hickey thought Baku would announce bid for 2024 Olympics during Closing Ceremony of 2015 European Games
Patrick Hickey believed he had persuaded Baku to bid for the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics following a successful inaugural European Games last year, text messages between him and Thomas Bach have revealed.
The 42nd Chess Olympiad, the biggest in the event's 89-year history, has been opened in Baku.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has chaired the first official meeting of the Organising Committee for the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, due to take place in Baku, it has been announced.
The final International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup event of the season has been officially opened in Gabala, Azerbaijan, with 34 Rio 2016 quota places available during the eight-day event, which is due to begin tomorrow and finish next Saturday (August 15).
The Netherlands’ Kim Polling produced a series of superb performances at the European Judo Championships to be crowned women’s under 70 kilogram champion, with the event being staged here within Baku 2015.
Russia continued their excellent start to the Greco Roman wrestling events here today, following on from their success on the opening day of competition with a further two golds, as hosts Azerbaijan also won gold and silver.
The countdown to Europe’s first continental multi-sport Games is officially over after the Opening Ceremony of Baku 2015, which saw a sold-out Olympic Stadium in the Azerbaijan’s capital city treated to spectacular performances, including from international music star Lady Gaga.
The Baku 2015 Flame has arrived here in the European Games host city, being carried by 100 Torchbearers on a 16 kilometres relay this evening, including Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva have today toured the Baku 2015 headquarters with the Opening Ceremony of the inaugural European Games here just two weeks away.