HOC President Spyros Capralos mourns loss of Azad Rahimof

Sunday, May 2, 2021 - 23:07

HOC President Spyros Kapralos expresses his deepest condolences on the passing of the Minister of Sports and Youth of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimof at the age of 56 years.

Azad Rahimov had a special role in the organization of the 1st European Games "Baku 2015" laying the foundations for the establishment of a top-level sports event that unites the 50 European Olympic Committees.

At the same time, Azad Rahimof had developed fruitful relations with Greece, which it helped in many ways, always aiming at the development of Olympism and sports.

His absence in European sport is huge and the HOC President sends its sincerest condolences to his family and the NOC of Azerbaijan.