Armenian National Team is 101th in FIFA/Coca-Cola World Rankings
France, Brazil, England and Portugal are also on Top 5.
France, Brazil, England and Portugal are also on Top 5.
UEFA Nations League C league Group 2 first round match between North Macedonia and Armenia took place in Skopje on September 5. Our team lost with the score 1:2.
The new players were invited because they deserved it.
Armenian national team will start the campaign with the away match against North Macedonia.
According to him, if the games are successfully held in 2021 after the world beats coronavirus, these tournaments will be even more valuable.
The Belgian national team is still on top of the world rankings.
Armenian national team head coach Joaquin Caparros on his notes about Armenian national team and future plans.
The charity has been delivering essential goods to elderly members of society who have been advised to stay in quarantine for the next 12 weeks.
The fact that Gines Melendez and Antonio flores, who were my tutors during coaching courses in Spain, are working here, but decisive factor was the program of the FFA.
Jouaquin Capparos was born in Spanish municipality Utreta on March 15, 1955.
Group stage matches will be held in September-November 2020.
In an interview 31-year-old midfielder shared his memories of the key episodes of his career, problems of Armenian football and threats from Azerbaijanis as well as relations with Jurgen Klopp and Jose Mourinho.
Armenia Women’s national team will have a training camp at FFA technical center/football academy on February 28-March 6.
David Yurchenko was born on March 27, 1986 in Ashkhabad, Turkmen SSR.
Moreover, the amount of the lifetime pensions these athletes are receiving will also be increased
Harutyunyan, who is last year's European champion in 61 kg, beat Greece's Georgios Polidis 10-0.
The name of the Armenian National team new head coach will be announced soon.
Armenian national team and TSG Hoffenheim striker Sargis Adamyan is the second with 104 points, while Armenian national team and FC Astana striker Tigran Barseghyan is the 3rd with 61 points.
Minasyan, having won this prize for 4 times, collected 119 points.
"The problem is that the organizer was banned, but Azerbaijani chess player who put forward the demand was not,” she said in an exclusive interview with NEWS.am Sport.
The winner will be chosen through a voting at the IWF website. Four other athletes are also nommed for the "IWF Jenő Boskovics Lifter of the Year Trophies for 2019".
And Armenia's Karapet Chalyan won a silver medal in the final of the 77kg competition.
"Your knowledge, leadership, and experience, particularly as former FFA Secretary General, will undoubtedly have a great impact on the development of our beautiful game in your country," Infantino said in a message.
Presidents of different UEFA associations also congratulated Armen Melikbekyan on being elected as the FFA president.
On 26 December a solemn ceremony of awarding Artsakh athletes and coaches who achieved outstanding results in various international and national platforms in the passing year took place in the Artsakh Republic President'sResidence.
The FFA is also set to elect a 16-member executive board, naming one of its members a deputy president (upon the president’s proposal).
On 11 December the Wrestling Federation of Armenia and the Arab Wrestling Federation signed a memorandum of cooperation in Olympavan.
Kyokushin World Championship was held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan on December 7-8.
The Winter Youth Olympic Games will be held from 9-22 January, 2020, and 1880 athletes aged 15-18 will join them from more than 70 countries.
In the daytime of December 8-9 in Lori, Tavush, Syunik Provinces and in Artsakh the air temperature will go up by 4-5 degrees.
China’s Ding Liren defeated France’s Maxime Vachier-Lagrave in the second game for champion’s title.
Three players tied for gold with 10.5 points each, but Gabriel Sargissian ranked first, according to tiebreak criteria.
The tournament was attended by 150 samboists from 13 countries.
At the end of the conversation, Frangulyan did not rule out that after the wrestler's career, we may see him in mixed marital arts (MMA).
“Our football team suffered a major defeat in Italy which is quite concerning. During today’s discussion I suggested to accept my resignation,” Vanetsyan told reporters following the meeting. The Executive Committee will meet on December 23 to elect a new president.
The bouquets will have the Tokyo 2020 mascots attached to them. It is planned to make about 5000 bouquets.
In order to determine the winner of the Armenian Volleyball Premier League an additional game was held in Yerevan where Artsakh won 3:1 CSKA in a tense fight.
The tournament which was held from 9-10 November, was attended by wrestlers from Russia and Kyrgyzstan. Arsen Julfalakyan was the only Armenian representative there.
Armenian representatives Gabriel Sargsyan (47th position) and Hrant Melkumyan (79th position) are in the top 100 too.
Earlier the Armenia team had ended its performance at the European Championships with total score 11 medals (7 gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze medals) and taken the first position in the team score.
In the second round the men’s team will compete with Croatia and the women’s team’s rival will be France.
Armenia’s another representative in the same weight class Karen Margaryan placed 4th with a total of 335 kg (151+184). In the snatch Margaryan won a small bronze medal.
Armenia’s representative Liana Gyurjyan has become a gold medalist of the U20 and U23 European Weightlifting Championships underway in Bucharest, Romania.
The Belgian national team is still on top of the world rankings. France, Brazil, England and Uruguay are also on Top 5. Italy is the highest among the teams of group J.
Chinese Wang Hao came first with 8 points overcoming USA’s Fabiano Caruana in additional criteria and also qualified for the Candidates Tournament.
The finals of the separate apparatus will take place on October 25.
It was the first medal of Armenia in the CISM World Games.
Armenia has won its first medal at the European Weightlifting U20 and U23 Championships underway in Bucharest, Romania.
Armenia had 18 representatives in the World Championships.
In the same group Artur Davtyan gained 8 points and deserved a bronze medal.
On October 14 the Armenia youth team will host the Italy national team in Yerevan.
The Armenian delegation will be led by Aram Grigoryan.
Armenia will be represented there by 18 athletes.
The finals of the separate apparatus will take place on October 12 and 13. Artur Tovmasyan will perform at rings on October 12.
The Armenia team placed 2nd conceding only to China which won five medals.
I congratulate all those people who root for Armenian wrestling.
Earlier Armenia’s representatives Hakob Mkrtchyan (89 kg) had become a world champion and Andranik Karapetyan (81 kg) and Samvel Gasparyan (102 kg) had won small bronze medals in the snatch.
“To be honest it’s difficult to compare. The feelings are the same because for an athlete his all achievements are important,” he said.
Armenia’s another representative in the same weight class, European bronze medalist Davit Hovhannisyan took the 12th position with a total of 355 kg (160+195).
Levon Aronyan has qualified for the quarterfinal of the FIDE World Cup being held in Russia’s Khanty-Mansiysk.
Levon Aronyan is the current winner of the FIDE World.
A cheerful panda called Bing Dwen Dwen has been chosen as an Olympic mascot for the Winter Olympic Games Beijing 2022.
Wrestlers of 57 and 65 kg weight classes will enter the mat.
The Armenia Greco-Roman wrestling team has left for Kazakhstan’s capital, Nur-Sultan, where the World Championship will be held from September 14-22.
The second games of the first round will be played on September 11.
Later on September 5, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan joined UEFA President Alexander Cheferin to attend the European Championship qualifying round game between the Armenian and Italian national teams at Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium in Yerevan.
The acting head coach of the Armenia Greco-Roman wrestling team, Eduard Sahakyan, had a briefing with journalists after announcing the Armenia team lineup going to the World Championship in Kazakhstan.
The World Wrestling Championship will be qualifying for Tokyo 2020.
Dudelange beat Ararat-Armenia 2-1 (3-3 on aggregate), and the match went into extra-time. Both teams failed to score in extra time. The Armenian club lost penalty shootout 4-5.
World champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway) and Ding Liren (China) shared the first place with 6,5 points each.
"It’s not excluded one day I will return again," he concluded.
I won’t rest until I get the desired qualification.
Under the leadership of the most effective coach of independent Armenia our country won 7 world and 14 European gold medals.
The Tokyo Paralympic medals, which like the Olympic medals are created in part with metals from recycled cell phones and other small electronics, were unveiled a year before the Opening Ceremony.
They placed 8th with a 41.37sec. result among 9 participants in the K2 200m event.
The Armenian club started the match more confidently and Dutch striker Mailson Lima scored the 1st goal in the 22th minute.
After this round Mamedyarov has 2,5 points and Aronyan – 2 points.
Aronyan has 1,5 points. In the fifth round which will be played on August 21 Aronyan will compete with Azerbaijani Shakhriyar Mamedyarov with white pieces.
Armenia will be represented by 9 weightlifters, 7 men and 2 women, at the international tournament.
Aronyan’s opponent was world former champion Viswanathan Anand.
On weekend Israel’s capital Tel Aviv hosted the Open Israeli Championship which was also attended by Armenian gymnasts.
Shant Khachatryan at 67 kg has become a silver medalist of the world Wrestling Junior Championship. In the final the Armenian wrestler conceded 3:6 to European youth champion Georgian Giorgi Shotadze.
60 kg weight class Sahak Hovhannisyan lost 2:7 to Turkey’s Kerem Kamal in the final of the World Wrestling Junior Championship.
In the fourth qualifying round of the Europa League Ararat-Armenia will compete with Luxembourg’s Dudelange.
Our team took the 6th place in the championship.
Armenia chess team leader Levon Aronyan has started successfully the Grand Chess Tour underway in Saint Lois, USA.
At the U14 European Championship ended in Tbilisi the Armenia team has won nine medals – one gold, three silver and five bronze.
In Ani’s opinion this victory will help more people in Armenia to get interested in basketball.
The 7th Pan-Armenian Summer Games will be held in Armenia and Artsakh on August 5-17.
In the final of 87 kg weight class Shahinyan faced Maksim Manukyan. A tense struggle began.
In the final the Armenian wrestler conceded 0:1 to Iranian Shahrokh Mikaeili.
Patil Yakubyan scoring 20 points was named the most valuable player of the game.
In the fight for the third place he defeated 7:4 Indian Monu Dahiya.
In 2017 Banská Bystrica was named one of the most sporting cities of Europe and received the prestigious ACES Europe Award.
According to its concept “Mobility for All”, Toyota creates technological innovations. Toyota will allocate approximately 200 electric vehicles which can travel 100 km on a single charge.
The Head of the State highlighted the need for high level performance of the maintenance activities, noting that they were an important component of holding the games up to par.
The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games unveiled the Olympic medal design, medal ribbon and medal case.
From July 22 to August 1 our team will have a training camp in Olympavan after which a part of the team will leave for Warsaw, the other part - to Tbilisi.
Armenian weightlifter, multiple champion Aghasi Aghasyan has been killed as a result of a car accident, sports journalist Gevorg Loretsyan wrote on his Facebook.
Armenia has won its first medal at the 30th Summer Universiade.
Before the World Championship in October the artistic gymnastics team will take part in tournaments and training camps.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met with the Armenian athletes who won several medals in the Second European Games.
Armenia participated in the European Games with 37 athletes in 9 sports.
Gymnast Artur Davtyuan won a gold medal in the vault exercise of the 2nd European Games.
Hovhannes Bachkov at 64 kg became a champion of the 2nd European Games.
World and European multiple champion, Olympic gold medalist Artur Aleksanyan added a new, European Games gold medal to his medal collection.
Boxer Artur Hovhannisyan (49 kg) became a champion of the 2nd European Games.
On June 30 Aleksanyan will fight with Belarusian Aliaksandr Hrabovik for a champion title while Maksim Manukyan will meet Polish Arkadiusz Kulynycz in the repechage round will be.
Boxer Gor Nersesyan (81 kg) won a bronze medal at the European Games being held in Minsk.
The Armenian samboist competed with Azerbaijani Aghasif Samadov in the decisive bout and celebrated victory, 4:0.
The Armenia Greco-Roman wrestling cadet team has ended its performances with one silver and three bronze medals at the European Championship in Italian Faenza.
The FIFA ranking new list was announced on June 14.
In the super heavy weight class (+109 kg) the Armenian representative registered total 419 kg (192+227) and lifted a kilo more than Iranian runner-up Ali Davudi.
Leader of Armenian chess team Levon Aronian won Azerbaijani grandmaster Shakhriyar Mamedyarov at Norway Chess 2019 tournament.
Malkhas Amoyan (72 kg) was named a European junior champion, Hayk Melikyan (67 kg) became a silver medalist and Sahak Hovhannisyan (60 kg) won a bronze medal.
In the fight for bronze the Armenian wrestler had a confident victory 9:0 over Belarusian Aliaksandr Pechurenka.
The main goal of the forum was the dissemination of the idea of fair and impartial sports in young athletes.
“The insemination of Armenophobia and encouragement of crimes committed on the grounds of Armenophobia have been raised to the level of a state policy that the President of Azerbajian has formulated in the following way: “All Armenians are the main enemy of Azerbaijan”.
Arsenal players' plans to show support for Henrikh Mkhitaryan during the Europa League final have been blocked by strict UEFA rules.
Remaining tickets will go on general sale, though 23,000 tickets have already been sold in Azerbaijan, and visa problems have denied some from making the trip.
I will be cheering my teammates on! Let‘s bring it home.
Before the last round Lilith Mkrtchyan has 6,5 points, Elina Danielyan, Siranush Ghukasyan and Maria Gevorgyan - 5,5 points each and Anna Sargsyan – 4 points.
In the first round Levon Aronyan had shared a point with Arkadij Naidich playing with white pieces. On April 23, in round 3 the Armenian GM’s opponent will be Spanish Francisco Vallejo.
State minister, head of the state commission Grigory Martirosyan and other officials partook at the consultation.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended Armenia-Finland football match, which was held at the Republican Stadium of Yerevan as part of the qualifying round of the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship.
Armenia's national football team suffered a 0-2 defeat from Finland during the second round of the EURO 2020 qualifying match
Accompanied by the President of the Armenian Football Federation (AFF) Artur Vanetsyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited today the Football Academy of Armenia in Avan District of Yerevan.
President Sarkissian expressed confidence that soon we would have multiple such moments.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has sent a congratulatory message to President Hassan Rouhani of the Islamic Republic of Iran on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution’s victory.
“Everyone that I see that is Armenian is super proud of me. It’s like, Wow, this is kind of cool. It’s really always good to learn new and different cultures”, she added.
The Armenian was out of action since December 19 because of a foot injury and was expected to return to full training in six weeks
Of the 83 people implicated in the case, 28 were professional tennis players.
To note, the extended list of the nominees comprised 21 names.
Visiting players were furious by the pitch invader and the flag he was holding - because of its political significance.
Arthur Arushanyan is two-time world champion.
In Group 4 of the Division D, Macedonia top the current table with 12 points, Armenia are in second place with 9 points, Gibraltar are third with 6 points, and Liechtenstein are at the bottom with 3 points.
Member of the Armenian weightlifting team, Simon Martirosyan becomes world champion during the championship in Turkmenistan
The decision means Germany will stage the European Championship for the first time as a unified country, with West Germany having hosted the 1988 tournament.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan today attended the opening ceremony of the 15th Golden Apricot International Film Festival at Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall.
After the match the players of "Arsenal'' sang Armenian song ''Mi Gna''.
He has missed Arsenal’s past five fixtures after suffering a knee ligament injury against CSKA Moscow in the Europa League earlier this month.
The scores were 115-113 for Nielsen, 116-112 for Abraham, 116-112 for Abraham. There mixed reactions to the outcome, with some observers believing that Nielsen had done enough to gain the win.
The European Trampoline Championship, which takes place in Baku, will end on Sunday.
Celebration of the day fosters peace, reconciliation and development, and underline the power of the Olympic Games to promote tolerance and solidarity among the participants, fans and people all over the world.
Аfter 5 rounds, Aronian and Carlsen tie the 4-5th spots with 3 points.
He added that the 83 kg weight class, Tatul Harutyunyan from Artsakh took the second place in bench press and powerlifting. Armen Martirosyan (66 kg w.c.) was second in bench press and third in powerlifting.
After the 4th round Aronian has 2.5 points and shares the 4th and 5th places with world champion Magnus Carlsen.
As for European competition, Mkhitaryan’s rating is slightly better still, at 7.52.
Armenians have participated in the Olympic Games since 1st century AD. According to the Armenian sources, the first Armenian who took part in the Games in Olympia (Greece) was King Trdat I Arshakuni, who played in the races of quadriga - chariots, harnessed by four horses.
Armenian women's team grandmaster Elina Danielyan will also participate in the tournament.