Baku 2015: Men’s cycling event kicks off
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 21
By Azad Hasanli - Trend:
Men's road cycling event started on June 21 at the Baku 2015 European Games.
Azerbaijan is represented at the event by Elchin Asadov, Maksym Averin and Samir Jabrayilov.
A total of 125 cyclists will contend for the gold medal today.
The European Games that kicked off in Baku June 12, will last till June 28. There is a total of 20 sports at Baku 2015: 16 Olympic sports and four non-Olympic sports.
More than 6,000 athletes from across Europe came to Baku to represent their nations over 17 days of competition. Baku was awarded the games by the European Olympic Committees (EOC) in December 2012.