Azerbaijan

  • Anand draws with Mamedyarov in round seven of Tal Memorial 22-06-2013 03:28 PM

    Moscow: World champion Viswanathan Anand put an end to two straight losses and settled for an easy draw with Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan in the seventh round of Tal memorial chess tournament. After losing to Norwegian Magnus Carlsen in fifth and American Hikaru Nakamura in sixth round, Anand had an...
  • Viswanathan Anand beats Teimour Radjabov; joint third now 16-05-2013 11:43 AM

    Sor Hidle (Norway): World champion Viswanathan Anand outclassed Teimour Radjabov of Azerbaijan to jump to joint third spot after the seventh round of Norway chess 2013 super tournament, here. It turned out to be a good day in office for Anand as he won an important game with black pieces...
  • India's win over Azerbaijan fails to hide the chinks 07-12-2007 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: Terming India as one of the favourites to lift the World Cup, former Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist on Wednesday cautioned the co-hosts not to get bogged down by the weight of expectations, instead enjoy playing in front of the home crowd. Gilchrist said if Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men...
  • India win four-nation women hockey tournament 05-12-2007 08:46 PM

    Toronto: Cricket Canada has urged the International Cricket Council to help its three Pakistan-born players obtain visas to enter India for the World Cup, which gets underway in the sub-continent on February 19. Vice-captain Rizwan Cheema, Khurram Chohan and Hamza Tariq are still awaiting visas. Cricket Canada is hoping the...
  • India meet Azerbaijan in women's hockey final 05-12-2007 04:59 PM

    Mumbai: Over the last two decades, there is very little missing from Sachin Tendulkar's list of achievements as a batsman but the absence of a World Cup in his trophy cabinet continues to rankle the Indian run-machine. The 37-year old, with more than 32,000 runs and 97 centuries in international...
  • Azerbaijan wants to host 2016 Olympics 09-04-2007 08:30 PM

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  • Ronaldo scores twice in Portugal win 08-10-2006 02:42 PM

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