European Games in Baku, day 12 (PHOTO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, June 24
Day 12 of competitions of the first European Games took place in Baku June 23, with competitions in badminton, fencing, swimming, boxing, volleyball and 3x3 basketball went on throughout the day.
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.