On the 7th day of the 2017 World Championships in Athletics, London, Bulgarian Mirela Demireva improved her personal achievement in the high jump for the season by 2 cm and with her 192 cm she found herself among the 12 finalists. Best Bulgarian sprinter Ivet Lalova failed to better her personal score and couldn’t qualify for the finals of the 200 m sprint. Thus Lalova ended up her participation in London with 2 semifinals – at 100 m and 200 m.
The boxing match planned for 28 October between Bulgarian heavyweight boxer Kubrat Pulev and Anthony Joshua (UK) has been cancelled over an injury of the Bulgarian boxer. Some 70,000 tickets have already been sold for the match scheduled to..
The Bulgaria national football team climbed two positions in the FIFA world ranking. Bulgaria shares the 36 th position with Paraguay with a total score of 750 points. This is Bulgaria’s top ranking since 2009 when this country advanced to the 30 th..
Bulgaria’s tennis player Isabella Shinikova lost the final match of the tennis tournament in Hammamet (Tunisia) on clay with a total prize find of USD 15,000. The № 1 seeded Shinkova lost 3:6; 1:6 to Fatma Al- Nabhani (Oman) in a match that lasted..