Azerbaijan faced Turkey in the women's volleyball semifinal at the first European Games.
Turkey emerged as 25-21 winners in the first set. In the second period, Azerbaijan blasted their way to a 25-23 victory, with Turkey claiming a 25-19 win in the third. Azerbaijan hit back to take the enthralling fourth set 25-23. Turkey closed out the fifth set 15-11 to advance to the final.
Azerbaijan will lock horns with Serbia in the bronze medal match.