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.
Arthur Abraham admits Shihepo defeat would end his career

Arthur Abraham admits Shihepo defeat would end his career

August 21, 2013 - 11:23 AMT  07:23 GMT
Abraham, 33, takes on the 30-year-old Shihepo for the vacant WBO Inter-Continental super middleweight title in Schwerin.
Brazil World Cup 2014 tickets go on sale

Brazil World Cup 2014 tickets go on sale

August 20, 2013 - 17:52 AMT  13:52 GMT
All applications made before 10 October 2013 will enter a random selection draw if there are not enough tickets available to fulfil all requests.
Aronian loses to Tomashevsky, drops out of FIDE World Cup

Aronian loses to Tomashevsky, drops out of FIDE World Cup

August 19, 2013 - 13:58 AMT  09:58 GMT
In the 1st set of round 3 Aronian lost to Russia’s Evgeny Tomashevsky, further ending the 2nd set in a draw.
Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to be charged with premeditated murder

Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to be charged with premeditated murder

August 17, 2013 - 16:12 AMT  12:12 GMT
Pistorius will be indicted on the day the woman he killed, Reeva Steenkamp, would have celebrated her 30th birthday.
2 Armenian boxers get to European Youth Championships semifinal

2 Armenian boxers get to European Youth Championships semifinal

August 16, 2013 - 14:02 AMT  10:02 GMT
Henrik Darbinyan (81 kg) got the upper hand of Azerbaijan's Rahil Mammadli in ¼ finals to fight Hungary's Adam Hamori.