The president of the Azerbaijan Golf Federation Rauf Khalilov, visited Turkish Golf Federation headquarters to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the two federations. The signing took place at the Ataşehir golf club in Istanbul.
The main participants of the meeting were the presidents of the Azerbaijan Golf Federation and Turkish Golf Federation Rauf Khalilov and Yıldırım Demiroren as well as members of the Board of Directors of the Turkish Golf Federation Ismayil Hasan Akchakayalioglu, Murat Karaduman and Serhat Soysal, Vice Chairman of the Azerbaijan Golf Federation Anar Azimov and General Secretary of the Azerbaijan Golf Federation Leyla Abbasova.
The agreement was signed in order to enable golf players to compete at the international level, increasing the number of athletes in the country, mutual expertise on technical issues and pave the way for further growth and development of golf in Azerbaijan. Within the framework of the agreement, Turkey and Azerbaijan will organize special tournaments between golf teams of all ages in all categories.