The record high number of 2,804 participants have applied for the 34th edition of the Sofia Marathon, held on October 15, said Organizational Secretary of Sofia 2018 Anatoli Iliev at a press conference. 700 foreign guests from 5 continents will take part in the race, which includes starts at 42,195 m, 21,098 m and 10,550 m. The Sofia Marathon will give a total of EUR 30,000 in prize money. The start and finish of the race will be in front of the Vassil Levski National Stadium.
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..