Baku to play host to 2024 European TeamGym Championships for the first time

Tokyo, 29 January, /AJMEDIA/ The capital city of Baku will host the TeamGym European Championships for the first time on October 16-19, 2024, Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation told AJMEDIA. The decision… Read more

Aryna Sabalenka wins 1st Grand Slam title at Australian Open

Tokyo, 29 January, /AJMEDIA/ One point away from her first Grand Slam title, Aryna Sabalenka faulted. And then she faulted again. She grimaced. She yelled and turned her back to… Read more

Azerbaijani referee to take charge of Ruh Lviv vs Inter UEFA Youth League match

Tokyo, 28 January, /AJMEDIA/ Azerbaijani FIFA referee Elchin Masiyev will control a match between Ukrainian Ruh Lviv vs Italian Inter in the UEFA Youth League 2022/2023 play-offs. Masiyev will be… Read more

Anri Kawamura wins 2nd straight moguls World Cup event

Tokyo, 28 January, /AJMEDIA/ Japanese 18-year-old Anri Kawamura won her second straight freestyle skiing moguls World Cup event of the season Friday, earning her fifth career victory. Kawamura showed good… Read more

Gymnasts from 56 countries to compete in FIG Apparatus World Cup in Baku

Tokyo, 27 January, /AJMEDIA/ The FIG Artistic Gymnastics Apparatus World Cup – AGF Trophy will be held at the National Gymnastics Arena in Baku, Azerbaijan on March 9-12. The tournament… Read more

Cardinals’ Nootbaar, Boston’s Yoshida in Japan’s WBC team

Tokyo, 27 January, /AJMEDIA/ Japan completed naming its 30-man roster on Thursday for the World Baseball Classic, which includes outfielders Lars Nootbaar of the St Louis Cardinals and Masataka Yoshida… Read more

International Tennis Federation responds to letter from Azerbaijan Tennis Federation over provocation against Azerbaijan

Tokyo, 26 January, /AJMEDIA/ The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has responded to the letter sent by the Azerbaijan Tennis Federation (ATF) regarding the provocation against Azerbaijan at the Australian Open… Read more

Struggling Momota exits Indonesia Masters at first hurdle

Tokyo, 26 January, /AJMEDIA/ Kento Momota crashed out in the first round of badminton’s Indonesia Masters on Wednesday, just the latest early exit for the two-time world champion. Unseeded Momota,… Read more

Azerbaijan, Britain discuss youth cooperation

Tokyo, 25 January, /AJMEDIA/ Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports Farid Gayibov has met up with UK ambassador to the country Fergus Auld. Farid Gayibov briefed the Ambassador on the… Read more

2-time Australian champ Azarenka tops Pegula

Tokyo, 25 January, /AJMEDIA/ On the court at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday night, Victoria Azarenka — the athlete — displayed the same confident brand of take-the-ball-early, hard-hitting tennis that… Read more