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.
Bulgarian alpinist Boyan Petrov will be off on Sunday to conquer his tenth eight-thousander, Dhaulagiri. This happens less than a month after he climbed Gasherbrum II /8035 m/ in Pakistan in a second attempt. Himalaya’s Dhaulagiriis the seventh highest..
On his way to the quarterfinals of the Cincinnati Open, Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov beat Argentinean Juan Martin del Potro 6:3, 7:5 for the first time in his career. Dimitrov's next rival in the tournament will be Japanese Yuichi Sugita.
A month ahead of the seventh edition of the international off-road race Balkan Offroad Rallye it is clear that it is going to see a record turnout. More than 120 off-road vehicles from various categories are expected to join the race -..