By Laman Ismayilova
Gymnasts of Ojag Sports Club have won all classes of medals,
Azerbaijani gymnasts captured 11 gold, 9 silver, and 5 bronze
medals at the 2nd New Look Cup international tournament in Tbilisi,
Gulnar Rasulzada, Sara Atakishiyeva, and Fatima Tarverdiyeva
each climbed to the highest step of the honorary chair three
At the same time, Aylin Yusifli won 1 gold, 3 silvers, Gulluzar
Sharifova grabbed 1 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze, Leyla Aliyeva
claimed 2 silver medals, Khazra Gasimli, Nargiz Aliyeva captured 1
silver, 1 bronze each, Fatima Zeynalova and Salma Ismayilova won 1
silver medal while Leyla Nemakina grabbed a one bronze medal.
Founded in 1956, the Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation comprises
seven gymnastics disciplines recognized by the International
Federation of Gymnastics (FIG).
The federation has been experiencing a revival since 2002. The
restructured federation has brought gymnastics to a completely new
level. The high-level organization of the gymnastics events did not
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has included the
Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation (AGF) in the list of meritorious
federations. For many years, the AGF has been included in the FIG
list of the Top 10 gymnastics federations.
From 2014 to 2019, the Azerbaijani Gymnastics Federation was
included in the list of FIG's 10 strongest federations and for the
last three years, it has topped the list.
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