Azerbaijani judo fighters have won two bronze medals on the first day of the European Championships in Warsaw, Poland.
A total of 999 media representatives from 34 countries have applied for accreditation to cover the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Kamran Talibov, Head of Press Operations at Baku 2017, told AZERTAC. According to him, 252 of those who applied are representatives of the foreign media, while 747 represent local media.
The Journey from the Caspian taking place nationwide in the led up to Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games arrived at Horadiz town.
Junior Azerbaijani judo fighters have brought home three medals from the European Cup held in Saint Petersburg.
The big event of colouring the monuments of the Mascots – Inje and Jasur, official symbols of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, took place in Icheri Sheher.
A team of 74 Jordanian athletes will contest medals in 11 sports at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games to be held in Baku next month, Secretary General of Jordan`s Olympic Committee (JOC) Nasser Ayman Al-Majali said during his meeting with Azerbaijani ambassador Sabir Aghabayov.
Azerbaijani kyokushin karate fighter Emin Ismayilov (65kg) secured a gold medal at the European Championships held in Denmark.
Azerbaijani junior judo fighter Mahammad Abdullayev (90 kg) has grabbed a gold medal in the last day of the European Cup tournament, in Czech Republic.