Over 350 gymnasts from 61 countries will take part at the 36th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Sofia from September 10 until September 16. Bulgaria hosts for the third time World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships, but this country’s capital Sofia hosts this event for the first time. In 1969 and 1987 the World Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships were held in the coastal city of Varna. The 36th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships is the first qualifier for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Three rhythmic gymnastics groups which earn the gold, the silver and the bronze in the all-around event will qualify directly for the Summer Olympic Games in Japan.
Ludogorets lost 2:3 to Bayer Leverkusen (Germany) in the first match of the group stage of Europa League football tournament. The Bulgarian football champion took a 2:0 lead, but later the Germany team managed to score three goals and secure their..
The Bulgaria Men’s National Volleyball Team lost 1:3 to Poland in its last match of the first group stage of the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship played in Varna. The team coached by Plamen Konstantinov did not show persistence during the..
Four nations – Italy, USA, Germany and France, won three gold medals each at the World Rowing Championships (men) which closed in Plovdiv. The first place in the overall rankings was claimed by the Italian rowers who won apart from the gold, four..