Malta’s athlete praises First European Games in Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 23
By Huseyn Veliyev, Elena Kosolapova - Trend:
Sport brings peace to people, Antoniella Chouhal, Malta's athlete participating at the First European Games told Trend June 23.
The athlete said that sports should be in the foreground when assessing the European Games.
She said that the Games have been organized well.
The European Games kicked off June 12 and 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.
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