Veselin Topalov won versus Peter Svidler, Russia with the white pieces in the first round of the Sinquefield Cup Grand Chess Tournament in Saint Louis, USA. In the second round the Bulgarian grandmaster will be playing with the black pieces versus Fabiano Caruana, USA. Svidler who played versus Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, France in Switzerland had to replace Vladimir Kramnik in the last minute for health reasons.
As expected, best Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov received the Sports Icarus Award for annual achievements of the Bulgarian Sport Foundation. He got the recognition for his London ATP final tournament achievement and the record third..
UEFA will invest 3 million euro to improve the football infrastructure under a small project 3-year programme called HatTrick IV, said Bulgarian Football Union President Borislav Mihaylov after a meeting with UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin...
Alexander Komanov became world champion, and Bulgaria won a total of six medals at the 3 rd Kyokushin World Championship of the Kyokushin World Union (KWU) in Ekaterinburg, Russia. Komanov triumphed in the Men–90 kg., after defeating..