16 March 2018
Azerbaijan is one of the best in the world for organizing sports events, Greek Ambassador to Baku Nikolaos Kanellos told Trend on March 16.
He said the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Cup running in Baku is organized very professionally.
"Today, I have once again watched the sports competition in Azerbaijan. First time, I watched a match of Azerbaijan's FC Qarabag, and today I watched the gymnastics competitions, where Greek gymnasts participated. I saw professionalism and discipline in the organization of the competitions. Greece has huge experience in organizing competitions, and given this, I can say that Azerbaijan is one of the best in the world in terms of organizing sports competitions," said Kanellos.
Speaking about performance of the Greek athletes, the ambassador said he was glad to watch them."I will not mention the names, all our athletes were great. They are very famous in the world. I am very glad that I was able to watch the competitions, particularly, performances of the Greek gymnasts," said Kanellos.