For a second consecutive time Bulgaria is hosting the European Beach Tennis Championships. The tournament is underway in the Santa Marina holiday village in Sozopol on the Black Sea with the participation of 112 couples from 22 countries. The favorite for the first place is Italy’s team which became world champion in Moscow. Their strongest rival is the team of Russia, the world’s vice champion. Bulgaria’s beach tennis players hope to improve their rankings compared to the previous European championships.
Bulgaria’s best tennis player Grigor Dimitrov retains his 6 th position in the ATP world ranking. The twenty seven-year-old Bulgarian who did not participate at tennis tournaments last week remains with 4,610 points. Rafael Nadal (Spain) tops the..
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..