News

24th December 2007

Azerbaijani sportsmen win 450 medals in 2007

Azerbaijani sportsmen won 450 medals in 2007, head of sport department of Youth and Sport Ministry Mirkamil Rahimov told.
He said that 172 of the medals were won in Olympic Games, 278 non-Olympic Games. Our sportsmen were awarded 60 golden, 39 silver, 73 bronze medals in Olympic Games, 105 golden, 78 silver and 95 bronze medals in non-Olympic Games.
“Our sportsmen won 287 medals in 2006. 121 of the medals (23 golden, 26 silver, 72 bronze) were won in Olympic Games, 166 (58 golden, 47 silver, 61 bronze) in non-Olympic Games.”