Baku hosts Closing Ceremony of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games (PHOTO, VIDEO)
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 22
The Official Closing Ceremony of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games was held at the Baku Olympic Stadium.
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva took part in the Closing Ceremony.
More than 3,000 athletes representing 54 countries competed for 269 sets of medals at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku.
Azerbaijan took the lead in medal standings at the Games on May 22. Azerbaijani athletes won 75 gold, 50 silver and 37 bronze medals. Turkey ranked second with 71 gold medals, 67 silver and 57 bronze medals. Iran ranked third with 39 gold, 26 silver and 33 bronze medals.