Azerrail Baku

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Azerrai Baku VC
Full name Azərreyl Bakı
Founded 2000
Ground Palace of Hand Games
(Capacity: 2500)
Chairman Azerbaijan Javid Gurbanov
Manager Brazil Angelo Vercesi
League Azerbaijan Superleague
2015-2016 Simple gold cup.svg Champion
Uniforms
Home
Away

Azerrail Baku is an Azerbaijani women's volleyball club which plays its home matches at the Sports Games Palace in Baku.[1][2]

History[edit]

In April 2011, club claimed their second Women's CEV Top Teams Cup in their history as they beat Lokomotiv Baku in all Azerbaijani final.[3][4]

Team[edit]

Many awards of Azerrail

Season 2015–2016, as of December 2015.[5]

Number Player Position Height (m) Weight (kg) Birth date
1 Thailand Wanna Buakaew Libero 1.77 71 (1981-01-02) 2 January 1981 (age 35)
2 Azerbaijan Kseniya Poznyak Middle Blocker 1.90 86 (1986-11-21) 21 November 1986 (age 29)
3 Azerbaijan Nikalina Bashnakova Outside Hitter 1.87 64 (1998-03-29) 29 March 1998 (age 18)
4 Azerbaijan Nisakhanim Hazratli Outside Hitter 1.78 64 (1997-11-18) 18 November 1997 (age 18)
5 Azerbaijan Odina Bayramova Captain sports.svg Outside Hitter 1.86 71 (1990-05-25) 25 May 1990 (age 26)
6 Azerbaijan Anastasia Muzyka Setter 1.85 68 (1997-10-15) 15 October 1997 (age 18)
7 Puerto Rico Stephanie Enright [6] Outside Hitter 1.82 72 (1990-12-15) 15 December 1990 (age 25)
9 United States Madison Kingdon Outside Hitter 1.85 73 (1993-04-20) 20 April 1993 (age 23)
10 United States Haley Eckerman [7] Opposite 1.89 75 (1992-11-10) 10 November 1992 (age 23)
11 United States Jessica Tow-Arnett Middle Blocker 1.86 68 (1986-11-15) 15 November 1986 (age 29)
12 Azerbaijan Valeriya Mammadova Libero 1.74 65 (1984-01-29) 29 January 1984 (age 32)
14 Puerto Rico Natalia Valentín Setter 1.72 65 (1989-09-12) 12 September 1989 (age 26)
17 Bulgaria Strashimira Filipova Middle Blocker 1.92 80 (1985-08-18) 18 August 1985 (age 30)
18 Thailand Nootsara Tomkom Setter 1.72 62 (1985-07-07) 7 July 1985 (age 31)
19 Senegal Fatou Diouck Opposite 1.83 70 (1985-06-19) 19 June 1985 (age 31)

Honours[edit]

  • Challenge Cup
    • Winner: 2010/2011
  • CEV Cup:
    • Winner: 2001/2002
    • Third place : 1992/1993
  • TAF Roundel.svg Azerbaijan Superleague:
    • Simple gold cup.svg Winners (7): 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2015-16
    • Simple silver cup.svg Runners-up (2): 2008-09, 2010-11
    • Simple bronze cup.svg Third (2): 2012-13, 2014-15

References[edit]

  1. ^ Azerrail VC Archived July 27, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Azerrail Baku (Women)
  3. ^ "Azerrail BAKU wins second European trophy in history". Archived from the original on April 6, 2011. Retrieved 3 April 2011. 
  4. ^ "Challenge Cup Azerrail Bakü'nün". Retrieved 3 April 2011. [dead link]
  5. ^ "Azerrail Baku - Team details". CEV. Retrieved 29 November 2015. 
  6. ^ Stephanie Enright left the club in december 2015.
  7. ^ Haley Eckerman left the club in december 2015.
  8. ^ Carla Rueda Cotito left the club in march 2015.
  9. ^ Jeyran Aliyeva left the club in march 2014.
  10. ^ Kseniya Poznyak arrived in january 2013.
  11. ^ Indre Sorokaite arrived in december 2012.
  12. ^ Tina Lipicer left the club in january 2013.
  13. ^ Riikka Lehtonen arrived in january 2013.
  14. ^ Riikka Lehtonen left the club in march 2013.
  15. ^ Caroline Wensink left the club in march 2013.
  16. ^ Ana Grbac left the club in march 2013.
  17. ^ Karolina Kosek arrived in january 2012.
  18. ^ Pelin Celik arrived in february 2012.
  19. ^ Nootsara Tomkom arrived in january 2011.
  20. ^ Angela McGinnis left the club in january 2011.
  21. ^ Martina Nosekova left the club in february 2011.

External links[edit]