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.
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..