Category: Education

Ajax defender Matthijs De Ligt wins 2018 Golden Boy award

Baku, December 17, AZERTAC Ajax centre-back Matthijs de Ligt has won the 2018 Golden Boy award, given to the best player under the age of 21 in Europe, according to Bleacher Report. Italian newspaper Tuttosport presents the award, and De Ligt won out this year ahead of fellow finalists Justin Kluivert, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Vinicius Junior […]

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Lewis Hamilton places second in BBC Sports Personality vote

Baku, December 17, AZERTAC Lewis Hamilton missed out on a second BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award on Sunday night after placing second behind Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas in the 2018 vote. Hamilton clinched his fifth Formula 1 world championship this year, leading to him being nominated for the prestigious award that […]

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UEFA Europa League round of 32 draw unveiled

Baku, December 17, AZERTAC The UEFA Europa League round of 32 draw ceremony was held in Switzerland on Monday, Anadolu Agency reported. In a ceremony at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon, the draw saw 32 clubs paired with each other as Galatasaray was paired with Portugal’s Benfica while the draw pitted Turkey’s Fenerbahce against Russia’s […]

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Champions League last 16 draw made VİDEO

Baku, December 17, AZERTAC The UEFA Champions League round of 16 draw was held in Nyon, Switzerland, on Monday. UEFA Champions League round of 16 draw: Schalke (GER) v Manchester City (ENG) Atletico Madrid (ESP) v Juventus (ITA) Manchester United (ENG) v Paris Saint-Germain (FRA) Tottenham Hotspur (ENG) v Borussia Dortmund (GER) Lyon (FRA) v […]

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BP Vice President visits Baku Higher Oil School

Baku, December 17, AZERTAC Vice president of BP in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey region (AGT), head of planning and commercial operations Niall Henderson has visited Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) to meet with BHOS rector Elmar Gasimov. The meeting was attended by BP International Relations Manager for AGT region Gunash Aliyeva and the Higher School […]

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Lecture on Azerbaijan’s history and archeology delivered in Bulgaria’s University

Baku, December 17, AZERTAC Zaur Hasanov, head of the “Antique Period Archaeology” department, Institute of Archeology and Ethnography of ANAS, currently is engaged in the “Knowledge Exchange and Academic Cultures in the Humanities. Europe and the Black Sea Region” Project financed by European Commission’s HORIZON 2020 program. Zaur Hasanov participated at the presentation of the […]

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St. Petersburg to host World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2018

Baku, December 16, AZERTAC The World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2018 will be held in St. Petersburg, Russia from December 25-31. Given the strong relationship between the Kingdom Saudi Arabia and Russia, the Saudi Chess Federation accepted FIDE’s request to shift the second edition of the King Salman World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championship […]

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Azerbaijani judoka wins gold at World Masters

Baku, December 15, AZERTAC Azerbaijan`s judoka Rustam Orujov has claimed a gold medal at the World Masters in Guangzhou, China. He earned the medal in the 73kg weight class. AZERTAG.AZ :Azerbaijani judoka wins gold at World Masters © Content from this site must be hyperlinked when used. Report a mistake by marking it and pressing […]

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Fenerbahce gets Ersun Yanal as new coach

Baku, December 14, AZERTAC Ersun Yanal has been appointed as the new coach of Turkish football club Fenerbahce, according to Anadolu Agency. The club signed a contract with the Turkish coach Yanal for one-and-a-half years, Fenerbahce announced on Friday. He previously served as the team coach in 2013-14 during which they won the Turkish league […]

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Australian swimmer Titmus breaks short-course 400m record

Baku, December 14, AZERTAC Australian swimmer Ariarne Titmus has broken a second world record in three days, winning gold in the women’s 400m freestyle at the world short-course swimming titles in China, AAP reported. The 18-year-old finished the race in a new world record time of 3 minutes 53.92 seconds in Hangzhou on Friday night. […]

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