News Gabriel Ghazaryan Appointed Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs
11:30 | October 10, 2018
Ghazaryan replaces Levon Vahramyan, one of the six cabinet ministers belonging to either the
Prosperous Armenia Party (BHK) or the ARF sacked on October 3.
News Artur Vanetsyan Elected New Head of Armenia's Football Federation
14:09 | September 22, 2018
Director of Armenia’s National Security Service Artur Vanetsyan was today elected President of the
Football Federation of Armenia (FFA).
News Sports Media Conglomerate Fined for World Cup Bribes
22:30 | July 11, 2018
A hefty fine was levied on a Spain-based sports media company after its US arm admitted to bribing soccer officials in Latin America with millions of dollars for rights to World Cup matches, prosecutors announced on Tuesday.
News Youri Djorkaeff to Pashinyan: “You Changed the Face of Armenia”
18:55 | July 10, 2018
On July 9, in Yerevan, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan hosted legendary French-Armenian footballer Youri Djorkaeff, who was part of the French national squad that won the 1998 World Championship and the 2000 European Championship.
News Armenia Wins Six Medals at European Sambo Championship
15:32 | May 21, 2018
Tigran Kirakosyan, from Vanadzor, has won gold at the European Sambo Championship in Athens in the
52 kg weight category.
News Armenia Ranked 98th in World
14:45 | May 17, 2018
FIFA released its world ranking of national football teams and Armenia’s position remains unchanged
from April at 98th place.
News FIFA: Armenia's Footballers Remain in 91st Place
14:08 | March 15, 2018
FIFA ranking of 206 national teams shows Germany at the top spot, followed by Brazil, Portugal,
Argentina and Belgium.
News AMD 14 Million for Martial Arts Competition in Yerevan
13:40 | March 15, 2018
The government believes that holding the competition in Armenia will popularize the martial arts and
showcase the country’s capability of holding high quality events.
Articles Armenia’s Weightlifters: Ups and Downs of the Doping Saga
19:32 | March 7, 2018
“They told us that it cost 120 euro to analyze each sample at the Moscow facility. They told us we’d
have to pay if a second test was needed. If the first sample turned out dirty, a second sample was sent.
Many were tested twice, to ensure they were clean.”
News Armenian Wrestlers Win 6 Medals at Kiev Competition
13:15 | February 26, 2018
Armenia’s Greco-Roman wrestlers have won six medals at the XXII Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers
and Coaches Memorial in Kiev.
News Three Former FIFA Officials Banned for Life From Sport
15:19 | November 23, 2017
FIFA’s independent Ethics Committee on Tuesday banned three former football officials for life from all national and international activities related to the sport, wrote a FIFA press statement.
News Armenia Wins 2 Golds at Wolrd Sambo Championships
11:54 | November 13, 2017
Maxim Manukyan (57kg) and Arsen Khanjyan (100kg) won bronze medals in sports sambo. Tigran
Kirakosyan (52kg) won gold.
News FIFA Scandal: Trial Begins for 3 Former Football Chiefs
01:18 | November 8, 2017
Three former South American soccer officials faced a judge in a New York courtroom on Monday over accusations related to the FIFA corruption scandal, The Guardian reported.
News Aronian Retains 2nd Place World Ranking
09:06 | November 1, 2017
The FIDE, in its Standard Top 100 Player Rankings for November 2017, ranks Norway’s Magnus
Carlsen at the number one spot with a ranking of 2837.
News Armenia Sends Teams to European Chess Team Championship in Greece
20:52 | October 26, 2017
Armenia will be sending its men’s’ and women’s’ national chess teams to Hersonissos, Greece, to
compete in the European Team Championship that begins tomorrow.
News Armenia Wins 32 Medals at European Weightlifting Championships
13:29 | October 23, 2017
Armenia walked away with 18 gold, 8 silver, and 6 bronze medals at the 2017 European Junior and
Under-23 Weightlifting Championships that took place last week at Durres Albania.
News Levon Aronian Clinches 2017 FIDE World Cup
17:34 | September 27, 2017
Levon Aronian clinched his second FIDE World Cup title and the $120,000 first prize by beating Ding
Liren in both rapid games.
News Armenian Wins Wrestling Gold at World Military Championships
11:19 | September 23, 2017
Karen Aslanyan from Armenia was crowned world champion in the 66-kilogram division in Greco-
Roman wrestling at the 2017 World Military Championships in Klaipeda, Latvia.
News Armenia's Maksim Manukyan Crowned Greco-Roman World Champ in 80 kg Class
22:53 | August 22, 2017
Armenia’s Maksim Manukyan was crowned Greco-Roman world wrestling champion today in the 80-kg
class at the 2017 Paris World Championship.
News Armenia's Artur Aleksanyan Crowned Greco-Roman World Champ in 98 kg Class
22:18 | August 21, 2017
This is the third world championship for Aleksanyan, who emerged victorious at the 2016 Rio