Tihomir Ivanov qualifies for high jump final in London

Photo: EPA/BGNES

Bulgarian high jump athlete Tihomir Ivanov has qualified for the final of the World Championships in Athletics in London. Ivanov cleared 2.31 m, a personal record for him. This way both Bulgarians in the high-jump event have reached the finals: Tihomir Ivanov and Mirela Demireva.


More from category

Grigor Dimitrov voted Balkan Athlete of 2017

Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov was voted Balkan Athlete of 2017 in the traditional survey of the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency. Dimitrov is the first Bulgarian tennis player who won that award. Grigor Dimitrov earned 62 points in the survey..

published on 12/18/17 12:49 PM

Yankov fails to pass quarterfinals in Cortina d'Ampezzo

Bulgarian Radoslav Yankov's participation in the snowboard parallel slalom world cup event in Cortina d'Ampezzo on Saturday ended after he fell in the quarterfinals, racing against Edwin Coratti from Italy.  Yankov was showing good performance and was..

published on 12/16/17 10:41 PM

Big Sports Icarus for Achievement of the Year goes to Grigor Dimitrov

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..

published on 12/13/17 1:02 PM