After his May victory vs. PFC Ludogorets and the winning of the Cup of Bulgaria, now for a first time in its history and via a new victory versus the champions, the team of PFC Botev (Plovdiv)took the Super Cup of the state as well. The Burgas-played match ended with a 1:1 draw and Botev won 6:5 via penalties. After the loss of Ludogorets its coach Georgi Dermendzhiev resigned.
The Bulgarian Weightlifting Federation paid the USD 250,000 fine imposed by the International Weightlifting Federation. The sum was collected by way of advertising contracts and donations by individual benefactors. After payment of the fine,..
Bulgarian Aleksandra Nacheva won the gold in the triple jump at the World U20 Athletics Championships in Tampere (Finland). A week after she ranked second in Europe for girls under 18, Nacheva was the best in the triple jump setting a new U18..
The Bulgarian Bag exercise equipment can be now seen in many gyms worldwide. It was invented by Bulgarian athlete Ivan Ivanov who was once part of the Bulgarian national wrestling team. Now, Ivan teaches wrestling (Greco Roman style) in the..