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Azerbaijan surged to the top of the overall medal table at the Baku 2015 wrestling test event with a superb performance on the second day of competition here today.
Simon Clegg, chief operating officer of Baku 2015, described new European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen’s comments regarding the prospect of athletics appearing in future European Games as a “great comfort” here today.
Baku 2015 has confirmed the appointment of Colin Gibson as director of communications for the inaugural European Games, scheduled to take place between June 12 and June 28.
Portugal: The opportunity to qualify for the Olympic Games is one of the great engines for the promotion and success of Baku 2015
Chef de Mission, Portugal
A modest crowd were treated to further home success during a bumper schedule of boxing as the Great Silk Way Elite Boxing tournament continued, with 14 fights taking place on the second day of competition here.
Azercosmos, an Azerbaijani satellite services company, have been announced as the 11th Official Supporter of the Baku 2015 European Games, whilst being named at the Official Satellite Services Provider for the inaugural event.
Host nation Azerbaijan began the boxing test event for the inaugural European Games in commanding style as their boxers claimed four victories on the opening day here.
Svein Arne Hansen, the new European Athletics President, is starting a process of “radical changes” – one of which might be a new style of competition to represent his sport at the European Games.
Baku 2015 has announced that more than 1,300 journalists have applied to cover the inaugural European Games.
Olympic Committee of Portugal celebrate Inaugural European Games with sponsored cycle journey from Lisbon to Baku
Portugul's Jorge Cristóvão has begun his near 7,000 kilometres cycle from Lisbon to Baku, which will see the adventure athlete promote the 2015 European Games along the way.
Chef de Mission, Serbia
Svein Arne Hansen, who appears a strong prospect to be voted in as the new European Athletics President this weekend in succession to 71-year-old Hansjorg Wirz, has said talks to clarify the position of his sport with the European Games would be a priority for him if he is successful in his bid.
Chef de Mission, Spain