Arthur Abraham to fight Italy's Giovanni De Carolis Oct 26

Arthur Abraham to fight Italy's Giovanni De Carolis Oct 26

September 26, 2013 - 17:26 AMT  13:26 GMT
"With the perfect preparation and strategy there is no doubt in my mind that I will leave the ring as the winner come October 26," Abraham said.
Yerevan bids to host 2020 UEFA European Championship

Yerevan bids to host 2020 UEFA European Championship

September 20, 2013 - 14:53 AMT  10:53 GMT
The candidates have the right to change their initial host city selection, but must submit their final bid dossier by April 25, 2014.
UEFA associations back moving 2022 Qatar World Cup to winter

UEFA associations back moving 2022 Qatar World Cup to winter

September 19, 2013 - 15:32 AMT  11:32 GMT
But Boyce, who is also president of the Irish Football Association, says the associations do not want FIFA to rush that decision.
U.S. heavyweight boxing legend Ken Norton dies aged 70

U.S. heavyweight boxing legend Ken Norton dies aged 70

September 19, 2013 - 09:54 AMT  05:54 GMT
Norton began boxing during his time in the U.S. Marines, and turned professional shortly after he left the military in 1967.
Nadal beats Djokovic to win 13th Grand Slam title

Nadal beats Djokovic to win 13th Grand Slam title

September 10, 2013 - 10:05 AMT  06:05 GMT
Serbia's Djokovic has now tasted defeat in two consecutive U.S. Open finals after his five-set loss to Andy Murray in 2012.
Armenia to host skyrunning tournament on Mount Aragats

Armenia to host skyrunning tournament on Mount Aragats

September 9, 2013 - 16:11 AMT  12:11 GMT
All those whose physical shape and technical training meet tournament requirements are eligible for participation.
Argentine Armenians rally as Istanbul loses 2020 Summer Olympics bid

Argentine Armenians rally as Istanbul loses 2020 Summer Olympics bid

September 9, 2013 - 10:13 AMT  06:13 GMT
Turkey would have been the first Muslim country to host the Games, and with a median age of less than 30 years, one of the youngest.
Argentina’s Armenians to rally against Istanbul 2020 Summer Olympics bid

Argentina’s Armenians to rally against Istanbul 2020 Summer Olympics bid

September 6, 2013 - 10:42 AMT  06:42 GMT
The protesters will point to human rights violations by the Turkish government and the continued denial of the Armenian Genocide.
Nadal destroys Robredo to reach US Open semi-finals

Nadal destroys Robredo to reach US Open semi-finals

September 5, 2013 - 10:37 AMT  06:37 GMT
"I think I played great the first set - it's my first set so far this year at 100%," said Nadal, who returned from a knee injury in February.
Froch says he will carry on boxing into his forties

Froch says he will carry on boxing into his forties

September 3, 2013 - 14:27 AMT  10:27 GMT
Carl Froch, nicknamed The Cobra, is now 36 – but reckons he is fit enough to carry on for at least the next four years.
Manchester United sign Everton midfielder Fellaini for £27.5 mln

Manchester United sign Everton midfielder Fellaini for £27.5 mln

September 3, 2013 - 12:08 AMT  08:08 GMT
The Belgian, who joined Everton from Standard Liege for £15m in 2008, was contracted to the Toffees until 2016.
Vahan Mkhitaryan to perform at World Junior Swimming Championships

Vahan Mkhitaryan to perform at World Junior Swimming Championships

August 27, 2013 - 11:08 AMT  07:08 GMT
Over 800 elite swimmers under the age of 18 from 90 countries will compete over six days in the Championships.
Greco-Roman wrestler Galstyan wins Cadet World Championship bronze

Greco-Roman wrestler Galstyan wins Cadet World Championship bronze

August 22, 2013 - 12:46 AMT  08:46 GMT
Earlier, Greco-Roman wrestler Koryun Amiryan (63 kg) also won bronze at Serbia-hosted Championship.
Abraham: 3rd fight vs Stieglitz – that’s what people want to see

Abraham: 3rd fight vs Stieglitz – that’s what people want to see

August 22, 2013 - 12:30 AMT  08:30 GMT
“I want to beat Shihepo and then look out for another chance to get my hands back at the WBO Belt,” the boxer said.
Andriasian wins 1st prize at Brain & Mind Sports Olympiad rapid

Andriasian wins 1st prize at Brain & Mind Sports Olympiad rapid

August 21, 2013 - 18:01 AMT  14:01 GMT
Armenian grandmaster Tigran Gharamian (France) was half a point behind the winner and took the third prize.
Greco-Roman wrestler Amiryan wins Cadet World Championship bronze

Greco-Roman wrestler Amiryan wins Cadet World Championship bronze

August 21, 2013 - 11:36 AMT  07:36 GMT
At Serbia-hosted Championship, Koryun Amiryan (63 kg) beat Kirghizstan’s Adilet Toktobekov 4:1.